Alcohol testing within family law proceedings
In some situations, allegations are made between parents as to the consumption of alcohol. Where there are concerns of this nature, often contact between children and the accused parent is limited until clear evidence as to the sobriety of the parent is established.
Can I take my child abroad without the other parent’s consent?
We are often asked who can take a child out of the UK on holiday and whether the consent of both parents is required.
Pension sharing in divorce proceedings
Client’s often hit a stumbling block when it comes to thinking about pensions as part of the negotiations in how to separate and divide matrimonial assets and then turn to us at Watson Thomas for advice. We have offices in Fleet, Hampshire and Guildford, Surrey.
Severance Of A Joint Tenancy
There are two ways to jointly own a property:
1. Joint tenants
When a property is owned by two people as joint tenants, they both own the whole of the property. In the event that one joint owner dies, the entire property would automatically pass to the surviving joint owner. This is the case regardless as to whether the deceased had a Will or not.