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 |2019-12-02T20:44:06+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

What is Parental Alienation? How Do You Fight Parental Alienation Legally?

Following your divorce, has your child become more hostile towards you without justification? Are you being denied access to your child despite sharing custody with your ex-spouse? It’s possible that you’re the victim of parental alienation. Here’s how to deal with parental alienation legally. […]

What is a Divorce Pension Sharing Order?

In July 2019, the Pension Advisory Group (PAG) published a report outlining the treatment of pensions following divorce. Pensions are difficult to value and difficult to divide. A divorce pension sharing order is a solution, but what is it? […]

By |2019-09-26T18:13:58+00:00September 27th, 2019|Divorce and Separation, Family Law, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is the Child Arrangements Programme?

The Child Arrangements Programme (CAP) was recently reviewed by the Private Law Working Group in response to a consultation commissioned by the President of the Family Division of the High Court. This blog explains what the CAP is and how it applies to child arrangements for divorcing or separating couples. The Family Division of the [...]

When will no fault divorce begin in UK?

No fault divorce has hit the headlines frequently in the last 12 months. A number of high-profile cases have exposed the need for no blame divorce to replace archaic laws. Family lawyers across the UK are urging the government to back the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill, but when will no fault divorce begin in [...]