When a relationship ends, you and your partner will need to sort out how assets such as property will be divided between you. Inevitably, this can lead to disputes over who owns what. Property can be a hugely complicated issue in legal terms, so it’s important to have an expert on your side.
An experienced family law solicitor can help to untangle your shared assets and work out who has the legal right to property you own together. This could be based on who contributes the most to the mortgage payments, or other factors such as who cares for the children (depending on the size of the property) who live in the house. Family lawyers can also help to arrange the division of property and assets of a couple who own a business together, as well as private property.
If a dispute over property has turned nasty and you’re concerned that you may not reach a resolution that is fair to you or find yourself with a worse outcome such as ending up homeless, seek advice from our family law experts. Even complex cases where you simply can’t agree over property and feel like you’ll never make it out the other side can be swiftly resolved by an experienced solicitor.
There are many different legal issues affecting children, which is why it is so important to seek reliable advice from a family law expert if your family is facing any of them. Children’s matters include: