News and articles – Family Law, Divorce, Separation
For a long time, family lawyers have been campaigning for a change in the law so that people can divorce without blaming the other person. In a major breakthrough, the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act received Royal Assent on 25th June and removes blame and fault from the divorce process.
There are many reasons why multiple generations of a family may consider setting up home together. Life expectancy has increased but so has the cost of care fees which may need to be paid over a much longer period than ever before.
As the UK’s coronavirus lockdown measures turn from weeks to months, concern over its effects on vulnerable and elderly people is mounting.
Thackray Williams solicitors have announced their intention to extend their opening hours in order to be able better support their clients during the coronavirus pandemic, particularly those that may not be able to seek legal advice during traditional office hours.