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‘No-fault divorce’ around the corner with new legislation

New legislation has been announced by the government to overhaul divorce law and remove the need for divorcing couples in England and Wales to assign blame. This move towards ‘no-fault divorce’ will reduce family conflict and so is warmly welcomed by the family law team at Mooney Everett Solicitors in Ormskirk, Lancashire. Angie Brown, family […]

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NCT Nearly New Sale

Pick up your free Mooney Everett goody bag at the NCT Nearly New Sale on Sat 23 March 2019

Mooney Everett Solicitors in Ormskirk, Lancashire are delighted to be supporting the next Nearly New Sale for the National Childbirth Trust (NCT) at Old Christ Church, Waterloo, Crosby on Saturday 23 March 2019. The NCT is a longstanding national charity that supports new parents, providing advice and antenatal classes throughout pregnancy, birth and the first […]

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Family Mediation Week 2019

Family Mediation Week: 21 – 25 January 2019

With Family Mediation Week taking place from 21-25 January 2019, the family law team and the ADR (Alternative Dispute Resolution) team at Mooney Everett Solicitors in Ormskirk, Lancashire want to encourage anyone going through a divorce or a family dispute to use mediation to resolve issues, rather than choosing to take it to court. Family Mediation […]

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The parent trap – who has parental responsibility?

Families now come in all shapes and sizes, and children may live with parents who are cohabiting, civil partners, married, separated or divorced. They may be part of a step-family, live with adoptive parents, grandparents, other relatives or a special guardian. If you have spent many years living with and developing a close bond with […]

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