Expect the unexpected…

Expect the unexpected by Private Client Consultant Christopher Seddon Many years ago whilst I was running my own Solicitor’s firm in Lincolnshire I was consulted by a lady in great distress. She and her husband, an RAF Officer, had been driving to the shops when the...
New divorce law on the horizon

New divorce law on the horizon

New divorce law on the horizon  Last month we received the monumentus news that, after almost 50 years of divorce law, there is to be reform. Justice secretary David Gauke said he had listened to calls for reform and ‘firmly believe now is the right time to end...

What are title deeds?

Title deeds  demonstrate ownership of land or property, as well as highlighting personal and restrictive covenants and setting out registered charges such as a mortgage. The record is kept at Land Registry and a search can be performed of the register whereby copies...
Divorce and separation: Tips and guidance

Divorce and separation: Tips and guidance

A divorce can be amicable and can run smoothly if handled with a measure of understanding and an insightful and thorough approach during what can be a difficult time, and in sensitive circumstances. Here is some basic guidance on things to do: • Engage in mediation...