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When a close friend is facing the end of a relationship it's natural to want to support them. What is the best way to do this? ...

What are the major causes of divorce?

There are many causes of divorce and they’re far more complicated than the short list of legal definitions like adultery and unreasonable behavi...

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Govt sends QC to Supreme Court ‘divorce tourist’...

A Supreme Court hearing into a divorce that spans the Scotland-England border is believed to be the first time the government has been represented by ...

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Significance of pensions in high net worth divorce

Private pension pots in high net worth divorces could be worth more than twice as much as the divorcing couple’s disposable income and 50% more ...

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Marriage Story (Netflix, November 15th 2019)

An all-star cast comes together to tell an all too familiar story of a once-happy couple going through a divorce – a story where the ending is j...

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What kind of family mediation cases get legal...

The legal aid system in England and Wales has been under increasing pressure in recent years, leaving many people unsure of what kind of family mediat...

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Benefits of divorce mediation when mental health is...

Typically, by nature a divorce is a reasonably long process, that’s unavoidable. What we can influence however is the peacefulness of the proceeding...

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Why ‘our marriage is over’ might not mean...

It’s quite possible to be in a happy marriage, without being happy that you are married at all. Historically, marriage was the only form of lega...

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Ireland divorce referendum results in a ‘Yes’ vote

Ireland has said ‘yes’ to relaxed divorce laws, making it easier to get divorced in Ireland and possible for divorces granted in other jur...

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Take Pride in your separation with same-sex mediation

June is Pride Month and for people who are in an unhappy same-sex marriage or civil partnership, that can be a challenging time instead of one of cele...

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Is Generation X responsible for lower divorce rates?

Divorce rates have been falling in recent years – in 2017, the divorce rate among opposite-sex couples stood at 8.4 per 1,000 married over-16s i...

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Marriage Story: A glimpse into separation

An all-star cast comes together to tell an all too familiar story of a once-happy couple going through a divorce – a story where the ending is j...

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How is a house divided in a divorce?

Many couples considering divorce are worried about what it would mean for the family finances – both the cost of divorcing and of living separat...

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Meet Marcia

A pioneer for mediation since commencing legal practice as a family solicitor some seventeen years ago, Marcia has worked exclusively as an independent mediator since 2004, focussing initially on family mediation, and latterly on work place mediation.

Marcia’s accreditations include Family Mediation and she is a qualified child consultant practitioner. Her associations include the Professional Mediators Association and Resolution.

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