11th May 2020 In Blog

Consent Order after Divorce

When divorcing, it is important to consider obtaining a Consent Order even if there are little or no assets. People don’t realise that spouses remain financially linked to each other after a Divorce has been finalised. This means…

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7th May 2020 In Blog

MWG Family Department Update

Even though the country is in lockdown MWG Family Department is still here to help you with all your family issues, including Divorce and Children Matters. The department is working remotely and available to speak with you either…

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5th May 2020 In Blog

Grandparents’ rights

Have you been stopped from seeing your grandchild or grandchildren due to a dispute in the family or a relationship breakdown? Grandparents do not have an automatic right. However, the law recognises a child’s right to family life,…

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27th April 2020 In Blog

Probate and Rules of Intestacy

What is Probate? Probate is the legal process of administering an estate that belonged to someone who has died. This includes taking care and distributing all possessions, properties and money accumulated by the time of their death. It…

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21st April 2020 In Blog

Should I make a Will?

A Will is a legal document that establishes how your money and assets will be distributed after your death. Writing a Will gives you control on who will benefit from your possessions, protecting your wishes and the future…

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31st March 2020 In Blog

Coronavirus and Child Arrangement Orders

As the UK starts a period of nationwide lockdown to contain coronavirus, some parents are concerned about meeting the requirements of their Child Arrangements Order issued by the Family Court. How does the government’s decision to restrict people’s…

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24th March 2020 In Blog

Covid-19 and Your Employment

Staff across the country are starting to worry about their next paycheck amid the fast coronavirus outbreak in the UK. While some jobs can be performed from home, many companies are facing the risk of closing down their…

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13th September 2019 In Blog

Are you thinking of a Living Together ( Cohabitation) Agreement?

A living together or cohabitant agreement is a legal document that allows unmarried couples who live together to secure their finances. Not only it can clarify how you intend to maintain your everyday expenses while you live together,…

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30th August 2019 In Blog

What can a Prohibited Steps Order do?

Issued by the Court, a Prohibited Steps Order (PSO) prevents a parent from carrying out certain activities relating to a child. It can be useful when parents face specific issues or are unable to agree on their children’s…

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28th June 2019 In Blog

Denise Pinder Joins MWG’S Family Law Department

Denise Pinder a well renowned family law executive in Manchester has joined mwg’s family law department. Denise brings an abundance of experience and will be an integral part of the family law department at mwg. Denise has particular…

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