Tag: divorce

Jeff Bezos & Mackenzie Bezos divorce – “a loving exploration”

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and the World’s wealthiest man and his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, a novelist, announced on the 9th of January 2019 that they were getting divorced after a period of “loving exploration”. The announcement has raised some eyebrows amongst fellow family practitioners and I’m sure that certain Washington State attorneys are delirious […]

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The post Owens v Owens Landscape. What does it mean for ‘no fault’ Divorce?

For a case that generated so much interest, both with Family Lawyers and the general public, the end result of the infamous Owens case was a rather disappointing finale.  Just to recap: Mrs Owens petitioned to dissolve her marriage on the basis of Mr Owens’ unreasonable behaviour. Mr Owens defend the allegations and, eventually, the […]

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The Divorce Fantasy

When on holiday recently I read a book by Sophie Kinsella called ‘The Wedding Night’.  Yes, I know that some of you literary snobs will disapprove of my choice of books but before you judge me read on. The book focuses on two sisters; one who is going through a bitter divorce and the other […]

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New Year Blues – Why January is the Month of Divorce

‘Tis the season to be… erm… thinking about your marriage? Sadly divorce enquiries rise substantially in January, after the pressures of Christmas holidays come home to roost. Financially and emotionally January can be tough and help finally to ring the death knell for a relationship that has been troubled for some time. If you feel that you need to […]

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rhw – Video Advice On Mediation

This is a video featuring Samantha Jago talking about the process and benefits of mediation in Divorce proceedings. Transcript of Samantha’s video advice on mediation: Hello my name is Samantha Jago and I am a family mediator and family lawyer with rhw Solicitors based in Guildford. I’m at the Starting Over Show today to offer the […]

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