London is often called the “divorce capital of the world” and has earned a reputation for large payouts to the financially weaker parties. Though this reputation is a simplification of what happens, it is true that for many people London will be a far more advantageous place to get divorced.Read more
There are four basic principles of divorce in England: jurisdiction, finances, children and contact, and, as a result of Ayesha Vardag's ground-breaking work on the landmark Supreme Court case, Radmacher v Granatino, prenuptial agreements.
Following Vardags’ victory in the landmark Supreme Court case of Radmacher v Granatino in 2010, prenuptial agreements have been increasingly adopted in English law. Though not absolutely binding, the court will seek to apply a prenuptial agreement unless it is unfair.Read more
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