The Do’s and Don’ts of Divorce or Dissolution

When getting married or forming a civil partnership, no one thinks that their relationship will end in divorce or dissolution, but unfortunately, this is sometimes the case. Separating from your partner can be an incredibly upsetting and difficult time and aside from handling your emotional state, there are a number of practical things that you …

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Important Things to Think About When Writing a Will

It goes without saying that it is undeniably important to have a will, especially as you get older, become a homeowner and have children. Simply put, if you die without a will then you will die ‘intestate’ and the Law of Intestacy will be followed when it comes to the distribution of your estate and …

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Everything You Need To Know About Equity Release

More often than not, when investing in a property here in the UK, people will require a mortgage. Homeowners tend to only put down the required deposit when purchasing, but over the years after making a considerable number of payments towards their mortgage, they may eventually end up owning their property outright. It is fair …

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Commonly Asked Questions Regarding Lasting Powers Of Attorney

For some people, there comes a time in their lives where they are no longer able to make decisions for themselves, whether this may be related to their finances, their property or their healthcare and medical treatment. In this situation, they may have someone who is legally able to make these decisions on their behalf, …

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Understanding The Differences Between Joint Tenants And Tenants In Common

Nowadays, with the continually increasing house prices here in the UK, many are unable to purchase a property by themselves and in order to get on the housing market, it is becoming increasingly common for two people to own a property together. Whether you decide to purchase with a friend or with your partner, it …

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Understanding More About Prenuptial Agreements

Getting married is a huge step to take with your partner and whilst planning your big day, you will have lots of things to think about. From finding a venue to buying outfits, there is so much to plan. However, for some, a visit to a family law solicitor will be an important step during …

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The Importance Of Having A Conveyancing Solicitor

In short, conveyancing is essentially the transfer of a property from one person to another person. So, if you’re buying a new property or selling your current home, you will need a conveyancer to assist you with the overall transaction. When finding out that not all professionals who can help you with your conveyancing are …

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The Basics That All Employers Should Know About Unfair Dismissal

It is incredibly likely that all employers will find themselves in a situation at some point in their professional career where they will need to dismiss employees. As you’re probably already aware, when dismissing an employee you will be bringing their employment contract to an end and in turn, terminating their job with your company. …

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Understanding Your Rights When Being Made Redundant Due To COVID-19

  Many businesses across the UK have found themselves in a situation they could never prepare for and the current COVID-19 pandemic has left many employers struggling. Unfortunately, this, in turn, has had an effect on employees too and many are facing redundancy as their employers are still unable to work as normal. It goes …

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