Do you want to agree the arrangements for children and finances with your former partner but find it hard to speak with them constructively?
Mediation provides professional help and a structured framework for your discussions to move forward. It is usually completed in 3 to 5 sessions. We aim to provide a flexible environment to allow you to achieve a tailored solution.
Our mediators are neutral. Although they are solicitors they cannot give legal advice to you or your spouse/partner within the mediation process but will encourage each of you to consult with your own independent solicitor to draft a legally effective agreement at the end of it.
Getting in touch
We welcome your phone call or email and contacting us does not commit you to using our services: +44 2076299905
Frequently Asked Questions
How long do I have to be married before I can start a divorce?
You have to be married for at least one year before divorce can be commenced.
Do I have to divorce in the country where the marriage took place?
No. You are able to divorce in the UK as long as you or your spouse have been resident here for at least one year before starting your case, or you and your spouse are domiciled in the UK.
If my spouse and I have been separated for two years, are we automatically divorced?
No.The same procedure has to be followed before divorce is finalised.See Our Flowchart
What paperwork do I need to start a divorce?
– A divorce petition
– Original Marriage Certificate, with translation if appropriate
– A fee
How long does it take to divorce?
An ‘agreed divorce’ takes about 5-6 months to finalise
What happens if I cannot find my spouse?
You are still able to divorce by showing the court that you have made attempts to locate them. The facts of 2 years’ separation with consent or adultery should not be relied upon in this instance.
Our professional and highly experienced team of family law can assist you in your legal matters with full respect, ensuring you maintain a private family life. Begin the process today by submitting a confidential request, filling in the form below. We will respond to you shortly.