Author: Emma Robinson

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About the author

Having experienced her own protracted and expensive divorce, Emma has spent the past 5 years working as a Divorce Mentor. Emma works with divorcing couples to find a pragmatic approach, thereby minimising conflict and costs.

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What is a consent order? The legal jargon free guide

A consent order is a legally binding document that sets out the financial arrangements you and your ex have come to. It [...]

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How to file for a divorce in the UK (England & Wales) – step by step guide

One of the most common things I hear in my work as a divorce coach is ‘I want to get divorced, but I have no idea where [...]

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How to Rebuild Your Life After a Divorce

Regardless of whose decision it was to divorce, the end of a marriage can bring about a rollercoaster of unexpected feel[...]

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10 Divorce Myths and the Actual Facts

In 2017, the team at amicable has spoken to thousands of people about their divorce. We’ve heard some weird and wonderfu[...]

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What to do with your weddings rings when your divorce is official

So you’ve decided to divorce, the Decree Absolute’s arrived but what do you do with your wedding rings now that your div[...]

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The Post Divorce Checklist

amicable’s post-divorce checklist makes the post-divorce to do list a little easier by breaking down what you need to do[...]

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Grounds for Divorce – Five years separation

There are five ‘facts’ in English and Welsh law that you can rely upon to prove your marriage has broken down ‘irretriev[...]

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Grounds for Divorce – Unreasonable Behaviour

If you need to get divorced using ‘unreasonable behaviour’ as the ground for divorce, then this is all you need to know [...]

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Divorce Basics – What you need to know about getting divorced

How do I separate and what’s involved in a divorce? Our divorce basics blog tells you everything you need to know. There[...]

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Divorce-Timing Tips Guaranteed to Save you Money

It may be a cliché to say timing is everything, but in divorce it’s crucial to making it through amicably with your hear[...]

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Juggling the holidays after divorce - A child’s point of view

Here are some thoughts from a child of divorce, on how to help your kids juggle the holidays with their divorced parents[...]

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Divorce checklist: 10 things to check before you start divorce proceedings (if you don’t have children)

This divorce checklist below will help you to prepare if you're right at the beginning of the divorce/separation process[...]

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Three ways to find out how much your property is worth when you separate

You need to have an idea of the value of the property before you start talking about how you will split your finances wh[...]

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Changing back to your maiden name after divorce

Guidance on how to change back to your maiden name after a divorce / civil partnership dissolution.[...]

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What is a Decree Nisi?

If you are legally ending your marriage by divorcing or ending your civil partnership through a dissolution in England a[...]



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