Separation

As an alternative to divorce, you may want to consider legal separation.

WHAT IS JUDICIAL SEPARATION?
Judicial Separation is generally used where there are religious or certain financial reasons, not to divorce. Judicial separation means that you are recognised as being legally separated allowing you to apply for certain financial court orders however you will legally still be married.

WHAT IS A SEPARATION AGREEMENT?
If you and your partner are able to agree financial and children children matters, we can draw up a Separation Agreement for you which reflects that agreement. If necessary we can negotiate the terms of the agreement on your behalf and draw up a separation agreement setting out what you have both agreed. You will not need to go to court.