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Did You Know That Divorce Week Starts on the Jan 13th 2014?
- AuthorAndrew Robinson
Unfortunately, the second true week back at work after Christmas and New Year is also the week when many people decide to get divorced.
This time of year is when people make decision about their future. It seems that being with your partner over the holiday period for a prolonged length of time combined with the New Year and looking for a new start, means that many decisions to divorce are taken.
A fresh start to the year and to a future life is always attractive. But I always advise that before you take any decision you must see how the legal landscape lies, especially if there are children involved.
We’re certainly not celebrating a busy January because people ask us for divorce advice. But we are pleased when our advice helps someone start a new life once they have decided that divorce or separation is the path they want to take.
If you are thinking about divorce at this time of the New Year, Fishers Solicitors are offering a fixed fee consultation so you can make the right decision from a legal perspective.