How to Keep Your Family Matter Out of the Courts!

A top family judge recently pleaded with family lawyers to stop clogging up the Court system with unnecessary applications. According to an article published in the Law Gazette, Judge Stephen Wildblood has urged family lawyers to help clients settle their family matter out of the Courts. […]

By |2020-10-14T09:39:45+00:00October 14th, 2020|Family Law|0 Comments

Family Mediation: Do You Need To Go?

In short, the answer is no. You can refuse to go to family mediation as it’s still voluntary in the UK. You might feel that family mediation is just another tactic used to stop you going to court and getting what you want. However, a better question to ask yourself is ‘should I refuse and [...]

By |2020-09-24T10:54:02+00:00September 24th, 2020|Divorce and Separation, Family Law|0 Comments

Benefits of a Family Lawyer for an Adoption Application

Adopting a child involves navigating a complex, legal road. However, it’s to be expected given that a child’s future is at a stake. Hiring a family lawyer to help with an adoption application gives you the legal support you need. Here’s what the adoption process involves and how Holland Family Law Leicester can help… [...]

By |2020-09-10T20:08:20+00:00September 10th, 2020|Family Law|0 Comments

Meet Holland Family Law’s New Senior Family Solicitor, Jennifer McNeil

It’s been a turbulent few months at Holland Family Law headquarters amid the coronavirus pandemic. We’ve had to adapt the way we work, but thankfully there’s ‘light at the end of the tunnel’. It’s been all change on the personnel front, too and we’re delighted to welcome our new, senior family solicitor, Jennifer McNeil. [...]

By |2020-06-22T12:16:01+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Family Law|0 Comments

Holland Family Law Leicester Response to the Coronavirus Epidemic

Amid the coronavirus epidemic, Holland Family Law is taking all necessary precautions and following up-to-date government guidelines in the interests of protecting our clients and our staff. Until further notice, these are the steps we’re taking to continue operating as a business to serve you. […]

By |2020-03-18T13:49:25+00:00March 18th, 2020|Family Law|0 Comments

Do You Need a Family Law Lawyer?

You can deal with any family law issue yourself, without the need to involve a family law lawyer. However, one wrong ticked box on a legal document or your signature on a badly drafted agreement can end up costing you more than you bargained for. There’s value in hiring a family law lawyer. Here’s why… [...]

By |2020-02-21T09:40:34+00:00February 21st, 2020|Family Law, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Documents You Need to File for Divorce

To file for divorce, it’s important that you have the right documentation prepared and completed correctly, where necessary. You can instruct Holland Family Law Leicester to help with your divorce case, to ensure that you have all the required documents ready. Here’s a rundown of what you will need. […]

Divorce in the UK is dropping, but not for the reason you might think

Much has been made of recent Office of National Statistics data, which shows that applications for divorce in the UK have dropped significantly. In fact, figures show that divorce petitions in the UK are at their lowest level in 48 years. However, there are differing opinions on why the divorce rate in the UK has [...]

By |2019-12-16T11:38:36+00:00December 16th, 2019|Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Matrimonial Home Rights Notice Explained

If your marriage or civil partnership breaks down, but your home is owned solely by your ex-partner, a matrimonial home rights notice gives you certain protections. It’s best to talk to a specialist family lawyer at Holland Family Law to discuss a home rights permit, but here are the basics on what the notice means [...]

By |2020-07-16T17:52:37+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is a Form E Financial Statement in Divorce?

If you’re in the process of obtaining a divorce or separation, you and your ex-spouse are expected to provide a full, honest, relevant and ongoing financial disclosure to each other, giving full details of your financial circumstances. This is done through a Form E financial statement outlining your financial order but what is it? [...]

By |2019-11-19T23:50:06+00:00November 20th, 2019|Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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