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June 13 / News

5 Top Tips When Daling with Child Contact

Going through a relationship breakdown can be an extremely stressful time for children as well as parents. Often the child can be in the middle of this.   Its important for parents to put together plans for the child at an early stage. These tips will help parents in reaching suitable agreements.

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May 30 / News

5 top tips on Domestic Abuse Matters

Personal safety is a huge issue within the UK. The office of national statistics in their latest figures in November 2018 announced that 7.9% women (1.3 Million) and 4.2% of men (695,000) had experienced some form of domestic abuse within the previous 12 months. With these shocking statistics it is vitally important to know what protection is available to them.

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May 24 / News

THE IMPORTANCE OF MAKING A LASTING POWER OF ATTORNEY

One minute you are fit and healthy, and next something sudden happens, the result of which could mean you are no longer able to manage your affairs.

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May 24 / News

Taking Children Abroad

It is not uncommon for parents during the school holidays to plan trips abroad. However, for those who have separated from their partner, they may not be aware that in the absence of a Court Order, permission is needed.

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May 23 / News, Vacancies

VACANCY – Lifetime Planning Secretary (West Kirby)

An excellent opportunity has arisen at Maxwell Hodge for a fulltime Legal Secretary to join the West Kirby Office on a temporary 12-month contract.

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May 14 / News

Thinking of using a ‘trust scheme’ to save care home fees?

The Daily Telegraph recently reported on families being put at risk by unregulated firms promising to help them avoid care fees and inheritance tax.

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April 10 / News

MAXWELL HODGE SOLICITORS CHOOSE EVERTON IN THE COMMUNITY

One of Liverpool’s longest established independent Solicitors, Maxwell Hodge are delighted to have chosen Everton in the Community (“EitC”) as their new charity of the year.

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March 27 / News

GOVERNMENT RELEASES GUIDANCE ON WHAT WILL HAPPEN WITH FAMILY LAW DISPUTES AFTER BREXIT

Many questions are being raised with regards to what will happen to family legal disputes involving marriages, maintenance and children where one of the parties lives in the EU.

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March 13 / News

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors working with the next generation of lawyers

Maxwell Hodge Solicitors have announced partnerships with all four Merseyside universities; the University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University, Hope University and Edge Hill University.

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March 13 / News

Understanding Pensions and Pension Sharing

After the family home, pensions are usually the next most important consideration on the breakup of a marriage. Sometimes pensions can be the most valuable assets.

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