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Paying Child Maintenance If You Are Self-Employed

With approximately 2.9 million single parents residing in the UK in 2019, child maintenance is more important than ever, acting as a necessary income in order to help single mothers and fathers look after their children. In 2019, national data[1] shows that in 561,300 cases of those due to pay child maintenance, on average,

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Cordell & Cordell Adds New Offices in Canary Wharf, Watford

Cordell & Cordell recently launched two new offices in the United Kingdom in an effort to provide more men with the family law services they need to navigate divorce. These offices, one in Canary Wharf and one in Watford, join our current London office in assisting clients through some of the toughest legal issues they

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One-hour free lawyer consultations available in August

Cordell & Cordell is delighted to offer free lawyer consultations throughout the entire month of August 2020. As dedicated family law solicitors, we’re aware that filing for a divorce from your partner can sometimes be a complicated process. It’s also an emotional one, and we want to offer support and guidance where we can. This

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male domestic violence victim

What to Do if You Are a Victim of Domestic Violence

Victims of domestic violence often do not report or disclose the abuse to the police. This low rate of reporting also extends to male victims of domestic violence, who do not tend to seek help or assistance from third parties or organisations founded to support people under such circumstances. This underreporting has allowed the abuse

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Housing After Divorce

Housing After a Divorce – Three Stories

We spoke to three adults who have recently undergone a separation to discuss the impact of the split on their housing arrangements. Overview UK government figures on homelessness show that non-violent breakdown of a relationship with a partner is the fifth most common cause of homelessness. During a separation, it’s common for one of the

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