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Divorce & Dissolution of Civil Partnership

Reasons for a Divorce

You need to show that you have been married for over a year and that the relationship has broken down irretrievably. You must show one of the following "facts":-


If the divorce is undefended, the procedure is fairly straightforward:-

If the divorce or dissolution is defended, a much more complicated procedure will apply.

The process for the dissolution of a civil partnership is the same as the process for a divorce. The only difference is that it is not possible to dissolve a civil partnership on the basis of adultery.

How can we help?

The above summary is only very general information. We can provide advice or representation tailored to your own particular circumstances.

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For a consultation with a Family Law Solicitor call us on
01823 256 494
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