Are pre and post nuptial agreements just for millionaires? Apparently not, according to Mary McEvoy of Neves Solicitors. Mary is a partner and head of the family law department at the firm and she explains why a pre or post nuptial agreement might be a good idea. More legal advice from Radio Verulam
We hear from Mary McEvoy about disputes within families about children and what are the key legal points we should be aware of. Mary is a partner at Neves Solicitors and is head of their family department.
There are lots of misconceptions about things like "common law cohabitation" (which doesn't actually exist!) and what the legal rights are of people living together. In this podcast we talk to Mary McEvoy, a partner at Neves Solicitors and head of their family law department about this tricky legal area.
Mary McEvoy, a partner at Neves and head of the family department at the firm, talks about the process of getting a divorce and the proposed new "no fault" legislation. Divorce can be a very difficult time and it is good to know the legal process and pitfalls; Mary explains the process in simple terms [...]
Phil Richards interviews Claire McParland of Stowe Family Law about divorce related issues. Here are the questions: I have been married to my husband for 22 years but we are going through a 'rough patch'. Can a divorce lawyer recommend or even provide mediation to sort our problems out and avoid a divorce? I am [...]
Regular monthly feature with Phil Richards of Verulam in the Morning and Claire McParland of Stowe Family Law. Questions and answer session covering issues surrounding divorce. Here are the questions: · My wife and I are planning to get divorced and have two children. We cannot agree who the children should live with. What can [...]
Phil Richards interviews Claire McParland from Stowe Family Law on divorce and family law matters. Here are the questions: My boyfriend and I want to get married. We are both 17 years old - are we to young to marry legally? Do I have to show my divorce papers to the registrar if I want [...]
Here are the questions: I have been divorced for 5 years and pay monthly maintenance to my ex wife for our son and will do until he is 18 as we agreed. He plans to go to University at 18 – will I still have to pay maintenance until he finishes Uni given he will [...]
Phil Richards interviews Stowe Family Law about divorce. Here are the questions: Are pre nuptual agreements actually legally enforceable? My husband has left me without stating a reason and says he is not coming back. Is this grounds for divorce? I divorced my husband 5 years ago. However we recently met up and have fallen [...]
Phil Richards interviews Stowe Family Law on Verulam in the Morning. Here are the questions: My husband has sent me a divorce petition from Australia and I have sent him one at the same time from the UK. Which one should be used? We are both claiming adultery. I had a religious marriage ceremony 23 [...]
Phil Richards interviews Sarah Snow from Stowe Family Law on Verulam in the Morning. Here are the questions: How do I register a civil partnership and do I have the same rights as in marriage? Plus how do I dissolve it if it all goes wrong? Is my house owned before marriage marital property in [...]
Phil Richards interviews Claire McParland from Stowe Family Law regarding family law matters. Here are the questions: I wish to divorce my husband of 47 years but don't want to leave the family home although he does. Do I have a right of abode? My mother recently passed away and left a Will which says [...]