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|During the stressed period of my divorce, Jeremy Sogno was always available to advise on any queries. As well as receiving an excellent service, in my opinion the costs involved were very reasonable taking into consideration Mr. Sogno’s time at our meetings in the office, telephone & court attendance.
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In order to secure a divorce the Petitioner (person seeking to divorce) must satisfy the court:-
||That the marriage has irretrievably broken down and
That one of the five supporting grounds has been established:-
||Desertion – having been abandoned by your spouse for two or more years
||Two years separation – providing that both parties agree
||Five years separation
Unreasonable behaviour is any conduct which render it unreasonable to expect one spouse to continue living with the other. Allegations are often of an individually modest nature but which if taken cumulatively are sufficient to found a petition for divorce.
Adultery is voluntary sexual intercourse between one spouse and a third party during marriage – even if this occurs after the parties have started to live apart.
The decision as to whether to bring or defend proceedings for divorce requires careful balancing of legal, financial and emotional considerations. We are happy to advise those who are simply considering divorce as an option and if instructed to petition for divorce our aim always is to secure a divorce causing minimum distress to the parties as practicable.
A straight forward undefended divorce will take approximately four months to process and we are able to act on the basis of a fixed fee.
We are able to offer specialist advice.
Call 01323 720142 now for a consultation with a specialist Solicitor or a Lawyer at Lawson Lewis Blakers.
Lawson Lewis Blakers Solicitors Eastbourne, Lewes, Peacehaven, East Sussex
Lawson Lewis Blakers, Solicitors are regulated by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority.