Counting the cost of divorce

Following our latest blog on couples being forced to stay together due to the cost of divorce , partner Fiona Kendall was invited to Radio Aire to tell listeners about the issues around enforced co-habitation, including the effect on children, … Continue reading

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Divorce is at 40-year low – because couples can’t afford to split

Legal fees for divorce, of up to £50,000, compounded by a difficult housing market, tough economic conditions and high levels of unemployment, are forcing couples in Yorkshire and across the country to continue living together despite ending their relationship. A … Continue reading

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The pain-free way to part?

Collaborative divorce, a way of ending a marriage that claims to be both swift and amicable, is gaining popularity here in the UK after starting 20 years ago in the US.  For around 136,000 couples a year divorce becomes a … Continue reading

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International parental abduction back in the spotlight this summer

New figures released by the Foreign Office reveal an alarming rise in international parental abduction cases that can turn summer holidays into a nightmare for parents and siblings left behind.  Every other day a British child is abducted by a … Continue reading

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Jones Myers: Our ethos and expertise

At Jones Myers we pride ourselves on the high level of personal service we offer our clients. We also recognise the challenges of choosing the right professional adviser based on a brochure or a website. To help convey our caring … Continue reading

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