Are you thinking about getting a divorce? Have you been married at least one year? Has your relationship completely broken down permanently? Is your marriage legally recognised in the UK? Are you a permanent UK resident? If your answer is yes to all of these, then you can proceed for a divorce.
There are three main steps to getting a divorce. These are as follows:-
As mentioned above, you must show that there are reasons as to why you wish to have a divorce. These are called the ‘Grounds’ for divorce. There are five grounds for divorce. These are:-
A solicitor can go over divorce proceedings with you, which proves easier and less stressful, or you can arrange your own divorce without involving solicitors if you and your partner agree on the reasons for divorce, how children are to be looked after and how money/property and possessions will be split.
Faye Remnant is part of our Family Law team based in Loughborough; our Solicitors in Loughborough are experts in their fields and dedicated to quality client care. If you would like to find out more about our solicitors in Loughborough please contact us.
Keep up to date with our daily blogs through the Edward Hands & Lewis mobile app, just search Edward Hands on the iPhone or Android store to download our app for free.Talk to our legal team
The information provided in all of our blogs reflects only a narrative of some elements to consider on the topic. The blogs do not contain considered legal advice and should not be relied upon as advice. Please see our website terms and conditions for full details of our disclaimer. If you are interested in obtaining advice, please contact one of our lawyers who will be happy and able to advise you on your own particular circumstances.