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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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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 benefits of using mediation in your divorce

When you have taken the difficult step of deciding to separate or divorce, working out your future arrangements for children, property, maintenance payments and shared business interests can lead to a great deal of anguish. If you have not been able to come to an agreement by yourselves, it may well be in your interests […]

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What should Ewan McGregor expect in his divorce settlement after a long marriage?

Recent reports that Ewan McGregor has filed for divorce from his wife Eve Mavrakis, after 22 years and four children together, may have come as a shock to the celebrity world but the length of their marriage beats the UK average which currently sees couples filing for divorce after 11.7 years. Angie Brown, family law […]

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Angie Brown brings mediation to the family law team at Mooney Everett Solicitors

We are delighted to welcome Angie Brown to the family law team at Mooney Everett Solicitors. Angie is a qualified family solicitor with over 20 years’ experience in dealing with all manner of family law related issues, including divorce, financial settlements and negotiating arrangements for children. Angie is also a qualified inter-personal and Resolution Family […]

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Separated parents – Arrangements for children at Christmas

For most, Christmas is a wonderful time of the year and an opportunity to spend quality time with the family. It can also be an incredibly emotional time of the year, particularly for those parents who are no longer together. Danelle Foley, Family Law Solicitor at Mooney Everett Solicitors in Ormskirk, Lancashire understands that one of […]

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The case for collaborative law – how to avoid court in a family dispute

When a relationship breaks down, it can be one of the most distressing events many of us will have to endure. There will undoubtedly be things to sort out; the family finances, what happens with the children and who stays in the house. Most people assume that the only way to end their marriage or […]

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Mooney Everett partners with Voices in the Middle

Mooney Everett Solicitors are delighted to announce that the firm has become a partner of Voices in the Middle. The national charity, Voices in the Middle, provides invaluable assistance to children and young people caught in the middle of adult conflict as a result of separation and divorce. The charity partners with family lawyers and […]

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