Whether you are facing a relationship breakdown on divorce, civil partnership dissolution or separating after having simply lived together you will need specialist legal advice. You will want to ensure the best and most successful outcome.
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You will need advice on the financial consequences arising from the relationship breakdown including dealing with all assets whether on or off shore, including property, business interests, pensions and trusts. You may also need advice to deal with issues relating to the children.
When entering into a relationship or when already in a relationship you may need an expert view on pre or post nuptial agreements or cohabitation agreements.
Our national family law team provides expert, decisive and commercial advice. We’re friendly and approachable. Recognised as one of the leading teams in the UK.
Elspeth Kinder, Partner in our Family team, explains how divorce can impact on businesses operated by one or both parties.
Gareth Curtis MCIArb, family law associate at Manchester-based leading legal business DWF, is one of only three family law specialists in Manchester to qualify as a family law arbitrator and be accepted as a member of the Institute of Chartered Arbitrators.