A Guide to Children Law – What happens to the Children during a Divorce or Separation?

A Guide to Children Law – What happens to the Children during a Divorce or Separation?


Karis Wookey, family law solicitor and a specialist in children law at Howells Solicitors, gives advice on various scenarios covering the law relating to the children of the family during a divorce.

Karis discusses:
Typical arrangements for children when a married couple separate,
What happens when the mother and father cannot agree on child arrangements during a separation,
Parental responsibility,
When mediation is necessary to resolve children disputes,
Who pays for mediation,
What happens if mediation is unsuccessful and no agreement can be reached,
Submitting an application to court for a child arrangement order,
Parental responsibility when a couple are not married,
How a father acquires parental responsibility,
Parental Responsibility Agreements,
Making an application to court for a Parental Responsibility Order,
How Child Arrangement Orders are judged,
What happens if domestic violence was present during the relationship,
How a mother can qualify for legal aid.

Howells Solicitors offer free 30 minute consultations. For more information, please go to:
http://www.howellslegal.co.uk/services/custody—child-access—children-disputes

Contact Karis at
Phone: 02920 437478
Email: kariswookey@howellslegal.com

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