Financial Matters

When you are going through a divorce or separation, financial concerns are likely to be one of your main worries.

Throughout the process of a divorce, issues such as how you are going to pay the mortgage, ongoing maintenance payments and other such matters can become overwhelming.

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Our divorce solicitors have helped many people going through similar circumstances, so we can advise you on the best ways to proceed and explain exactly how the financial aspects of a divorce or separation can be dealt with.

Court powers during divorce

During a divorce, the courts have wide ranging powers to make a variety of orders that can include:

  • Periodical payments (maintenance or alimony)
  • Secured provision (maintenance that is charged against an asset)
  • Lump sum (a cash payment)
  • Transfer of property
  • Pension attachment and pension sharing (except upon decree of judicial separation)

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Further information on divorce and finances

If you would like further information about financial matters relating to a divorce, with particular reference to pensions, please click here to read an article by our Alexandra Kenyon.

Our team of divorce solicitors are highly knowledgable and experienced in all matters related to divorces and financial settlements. We can ensure that our clients' interests are protected at all times and seek to find you the best outcome possible.

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Get in touch with our divorce solicitors

We have been advising people in relation to financial matters arising from a divorce or separation for over 200 years in Ormskirk, Burscough, Southport, Mawdesley, Wigan, Skelmersdale, Parbold and across Lancashire and Merseyside. 

Our specialist family law and divorce solicitors will be able to help you with your legal requirements.

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If you would like to discuss matters further or obtain a no obligation quote please contact Alexandra Kenyon or call our office.

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