The Cultural Impact of Depp v Heard

The defamation trial of divorced actors Johnny Depp and Amber Heard caught the attention of thousands of men and women around the world. The trial concluded on Wednesday 1st  June 2022 after six weeks of speculation, sensationalism, and outrageous headlines. Both...

What is the Hague Convention?

The Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction is an international treaty between 101 countries that acknowledges the harm caused by International Parental Child Abduction (IPCA) and aims to provide a legal avenue for the speedy return of...

Valuation of Assets in Family Law

When couples separate, the first step is to identify and value the assets of the relationship. Depending on the type of asset, some will be easier than others to value. Assets that have a current value such as money in a bank account or shares in companies are easy to...

Legal Costs involved in a Divorce

There are many costs that should be considered when planning for a Divorce. The main costs involved in a divorce involve court fees, lawyer fees (including solicitors and barristers), application fees and the costs associated with living independently.   Who pays...