At Banner Jones Solicitors our expert Family Law teams in Chesterfield, Dronfield, Mansfield and Sheffield are here to guide you through the Divorce process step by step.
We know that you will have lots of questions about your specific circumstances but here is our basic guide to the divorce process so that you know roughly what to expect.
Remember, to start divorce proceedings you need to establish:
- That you have been married for more than a year
- That the English Court has the jurisdiction to divorce you
- That your marriage has "irretrievably broken down" supported by one of the five grounds for divorce
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