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At Banner Jones we can offer guidance on suitable Divorce Financial Settlements.

Among the first questions we are asked are: "how will our finances be divided?" and "how will we come to a divorce settlement agreement?" At Banner Jones our experienced divorce solicitors based in Chesterfield, Dronfield, Mansfield and Sheffield will work with you to achieve the best divorce settlement available.

Divorce Financial Settlement negotiations take into account several factors including:

  • The financial and other needs of any children
  • The current earnings of both parties
  • The potential future earning capacity of both parties
  • Length of the marriage
  • Standard of living enjoyed during the marriage and income needs
  • Contributions that both parties have made to the marriage, both financial and otherwise – including looking after the house or caring for children
  • Assets of each party, including accrued pension values
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