Banner Jones provide expert Divorce advice and guidance from our offices in Chesterfield, Dronfield, Sheffield, Mansfield and Nottingham.
There are various reasons why couples separate and divorce and we'll be with you every step of the way whatever the reason. Maybe the pressure of family life is just too much or you've simply grown apart over the years. Whatever your situation, our award winning family law team will take the time to get to know your circumstances to ensure your future is as bright as it can be. Don't worry about where you're going to live, whether you’ll keep your children and how much money you will have for the future, we'll guide you through it step by step. The Banner Jones expert divorce solicitors are here to help you with the legal issues, and provide you with expert divorce advice.
Whether you are married, or have been living with your partner, our experienced team of family law solicitors will advise you on resolving divorce issues, and help you get the best outcome to suit your needs.
What happens to business assets during a divorce?
We know that divorce is not easy for anyone, but it can become even more complex when there are business assets involved.
Divorce & Separation advice: what to do now
We help with all aspects of Family Law and especially divorce cases. Kelly Parks, Head of our Family Law team offers advice on what to do next.
Tips for Surviving the festive season and beyond when separated
We know that going through a divorce or separation can be stressful at the best of times, but over the festive season emotions can run very high, especially when there are children involved.
Taking Care of Yourself - A Guide to Managing Divorce in Sheffield
Divorce is a stressful time for anyone. This guide gives some great advice for anyone going through this particularly difficult time.
Online divorce advice - the pros and cons
We know that the speed and convenience of online divorce is appealing. This article explains when it is appropriate and when it is not.
The Future of Divorce
It has recently been announced that couples in England and Wales will eventually be able to file for a ‘no fault’ divorce, meaning that couples who simply grow apart, no longer have to find ‘blame’ to bring the marriage to an end. It is thought that this reform in divorce law will help to reduce family conflict and, in some cases, could speed up divorce proceedings. With these changes, alongside the introduction of the Ministry of Justice online divorce platform it is thought that divorce will become much quicker and easier for many couples in the future.
Cohabitation is the name given to unmarried couples living together. Whether you have previously been married, or are living with your first ‘partner’, you are called cohabitees. But what does this actually mean in practice, and what are your legal rights if anything were to happen to the relationship, or to either of you?
What to do when a summer break becomes a summer break up?
Court departs from the ‘sharing principle’ in a divorce settlement
In a ruling in the June of 2017, the courts followed an increasing trend for financial settlements of divorcing couples to reflect more accurately the contributions that each partner made to the marriage.
Practical Advice - Taking Children Abroad After Separation
Planning ahead is important for most family holidays, but if you are looking to take your children abroad and you have separated or divorced, then the sooner you prepare this, the better.
Court reform gives stronger protection for victims and witnesses
Vulnerable victims and witnesses will no longer have to appear in court under new plans to roll out pre-trial evidence sessions.
Complex Divorce Fact Sheet
We have developed a fact sheet to help you with the various decisions and issues that are dealt with during the divorce process.
Grounds for Divorce Explained
To provide you with the required advice, insight and information surrounding the five grounds for divorce we have developed an article breaking them down.
Guide to Getting Through Divorce in Sheffield
Are you local to Sheffield and are going through a tough time during a divorce or separation? Our family law solicitors have created a guide of things to do in Sheffield to keep you busy and get you back on your feet during this time.