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    Divorce & Separation

    Five key questions about divorce

    Janine Hutson, from Harrison Drury’s divorce and family law team, covers five frequently asked questions raised by her clients when taking the initial steps in a divorce. If you have…

    Preparing for the first consultation about your…

    Janine Hutson, from Harrison Drury’s divorce and family law team, offers a brief outline to help you prepare for your initial meeting to discuss your separation or divorce and explains…

    Is an Islamic faith marriage protected under…

    Charlotte Hurst, a solicitor in Harrison Drury’s divorce and family law team, outlines the position for Islamic faith marriages following a recent ruling in the Court of Appeal. Islamic faith…

    When is a pre-nuptial agreement justified?

    Rebecca Patience, family law solicitor based at our Lancaster office, outlines the instances in which a pre-nuptial agreement could protect individuals in the event of divorce. Whilst perceived by some…

    Pensions on divorce – new guide published

    Family law solicitors across England and Wales have welcomed the new publication “A Guide to the Treatment of Pensions on Divorce.” The document, published by the Pension Advisory Group (PAG),…

    What is spousal maintenance and when does…

    Spousal maintenance is a payment provided to one former spouse from another following divorce, usually on monthly basis. The purpose is to aid the financially weaker party with the transition…

    Jenna Atkinson

    Associate Solicitor

    No fault divorce – what will the…

    Charlotte Hurst, trainee solicitor in our divorce and family law team, outlines the key changes to be introduced under no fault divorce reforms. Earlier this month the government published its…

    Dealing with a family business in divorce…

    Janine Hutson, a solicitor in Harrison Drury’s divorce and family law team, shares five key considerations when dealing with a family business as part of a divorce settlement. Going through…

    Travelling with children with a different surname

    Janine Hutson, a solicitor in Harrison Drury’s divorce and family law team, offers guidance for parents and relatives travelling with children who have a different surname. Travelling as a family…

    Defective divorce petitions – Am I actually…

    It’s been announced that a number of divorce petitions may be defective meaning people may not be officially divorced. Olivia Bailey, trainee solicitor in the family department of Harrison Drury,…

    Family Law & Divorce Solicitors

    Facing separation or divorce can be overwhelming, complex and emotional. Therefore having the right legal support in place is crucial to get you the right result and prepare you for…

    Damian Baron


    Shena Baron

    Family Executive

    Rebecca Patience

    Associate Solicitor

    Janine Hutson

    Senior Associate Solicitor

    Matrimonial & Pre-Nups

    At Harrison Drury, our specialist divorce and family solicitors give objective advice in plain English about the implications, costs and effectiveness of a pre-nup so you can decide for yourself…


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