Benefits Of Estate Planning

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Most people forego estate planning processes. It is especially so since they presume their affairs are in order and their families understand their wishes. However, this is not always the case. Below is an article detailing why you should consider estate planning soon.  Inheritance And Property Management  A will is the most vital aspect of your estate plan. The document allows you to bequeath your property to friends and family as you wish.

18 July 2023

Why You Need to Be Particularly Careful With Social Media When Pursuing a Divorce

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Getting a divorce is an incredibly difficult process. It can be hard enough to navigate the emotional and legal aspects of a divorce without having to worry about how social media might complicate things. But unfortunately, social media can play a significant role in divorces, and if you're going through such an event, you may need to handle your social media accounts carefully. So why is it important to avoid certain social media activities in this situation?

27 February 2023

Three Signs You Should Hire a Solicitor to Deal with Your Divorce

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Getting divorced can be a difficult time, both emotionally and financially, and it can be tempting to try to handle the legalities yourself to save money. However, as this guide explains, there are good reasons to hire a divorce lawyer, from making communication easier to finding out what you're entitled to.  You're Struggling to Communicate With Your Ex-Partner The first sign that you should hire a lawyer is that you are struggling to communicate effectively with your ex-partner.

1 November 2022

Why Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer Right After an Accident?

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Most people who have an accident won't have used a personal injury lawyer before, and it's common to put the idea off for a few days or even weeks. This can seem natural—after all, you'll probably want to focus on feeling better and getting over the stress of whatever happened before having to start legal proceedings. While that's a natural reaction, it's far better to contact a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible when you've been involved in an accident.

15 August 2022

Why Hire a Lawyer Before Family Dispute Resolution Mediation?

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If you and your partner want to divorce, then you might need to go through a Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) process. Here, you both meet with a trained mediator. If all goes well, you'll come to an agreement on issues such as child custody, maintenance payments and assets division before you go down the formal divorce route. While you don't have to consult a family lawyer at this stage, this is sometimes a good thing to do.

26 April 2022

How Can You Keep Costs in Check When Preparing for a Divorce?

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If you are facing the unfortunate prospect of a divorce, you certainly have plenty on your mind. You may have emotional effects to deal with, need to worry about the kids and think about how your future will pan out once everything has been decided. You may also fret about the costs involved should you need to hire professional help to support your case, so how can you keep legal costs in check as this process unfolds?

11 January 2022

Family Law: 3 Reasons to Negotiate a Divorce Settlement

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A divorce is a tough ordeal to go through, especially if you have children or are financially dependent on your ex. It can be equally difficult for a non-custodial parent trying to gain rights over the children from their spouse. This article will examine reasons why it may make sense for you to negotiate a divorce settlement with your spouse and how an experienced family lawyer might help you do this.

29 September 2021