If relationship problems happen, you will need a caring lawyer providing accurate and realistic advice with cost-effective solutions. Listening, understanding, keeping an open mind, and delivering practical solutions are our strengths. We aim to conclude matters through conciliation and negotiation and are committed to giving the best quality service to obtain the best results for our clients. All matters are dealt with by specialists working with financial discipline and drive. When you need the best divorce advice, we are available by email, telephone and fax.
At AB Family Law, we are here to support you through the divorce process. A divorce or dissolution of a civil partnership is available after a period of at least one year. This involves a Court process where normally neither party need attend Court.
The only ground for a divorce or dissolution in England and Wales is that the marriage or partnership has “broken down irretrievably”. The party who commences the proceedings is known as the Petitioner and the other party is known as the Respondent. A Judge will need to be satisfied that one of the following facts exists:-
In relation to a married couple only: