How to get a divorce in England & Wales – The Divorce Process

how to get a divorce in england & wales

How to get a divorce in England & Wales – The Divorce Process To get a divorce in England and Wales, you need to show that your marriage has broken down, and you must follow the divorce process to obtain what is known as a decree absolute, to end your marriage legally. When most people […]

I want a divorce – everything you need to know – January 2021.

I want a divorce

I want a divorce – everything you need to know – January 2021. Divorce Day 2021 is here, and the effects of lockdown and the covid pandemic is set to see a surge in divorce enquiries. Known as Divorce Day, the first Monday back after Christmas is traditionally the busiest day of the year for […]

How to start a divorce. Using the right divorce grounds.

How to start a divorce. Using the right divorce grounds.

How to start a divorce. Using the right divorce grounds. The person who starts proceedings is called the Petitioner. If the Petitioner can convince the courts that their marriage has broken down and cannot be repaired, the court will allow the divorce. To prove that the marriage has broken down, the Petitioner must use one […]

How to divorce on grounds of separation

how to divorce on grounds of separation

How to divorce on grounds of separation It is mistakenly thought that divorce is automatic after a lengthy separation. This wishful thinking is, sadly, incorrect. To get a divorce it is still necessary to apply for a divorce. If you want to divorce on the grounds of separation, you need to have been separated for […]

How to divorce on grounds of Adultery

How to divorce on grounds of adultery

How to divorce on grounds of Adultery Divorce for adultery is one of five facts (or reasons) used to get a divorce in England and Wales. An adulterous act must have taken place to divorce on grounds of adultery. As a consequence you must also find it intolerable to remain in the marriage with your […]

How to divorce on grounds of Unreasonable Behaviour

How to divorce on grounds of Unreasonable Behaviour

How to divorce on grounds of Unreasonable Behaviour Unreasonable behaviour is one of five grounds used to get a divorce in England and Wales. To divorce on grounds of unreasonable behaviour, you must show that the conduct of your spouse is such that it is unreasonable to expect you to live with them. In legal […]