Divorce very often can cause a great deal of stress and worry. Very often with Divorce matters clients are afraid of the unknown and seek out advice before deciding to go through the process. It is therefore important to know what is involved…
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.
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.
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.
The Daily Telegraph recently reported on families being put at risk by unregulated firms promising to help them avoid care fees and inheritance tax.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 comes in to force on 20th March 2019.