The Grounds for Divorce in NI

  Today, the Supreme Court refused to allow 60-year-old Tini Owens a divorce from her husband of 40 years despite Mrs Owens claiming her husband had behaved badly towards her and she was unhappy in the marriage.  
25/07/2018divorce

Divorce and Pension Entitlement

  When a marriage breaks down and spouses begin the task of trying to negotiate a financial settlement, many are often surprised to discover that one of the most valuable assets in their marriage, particularly if it is a long marriage, is their pension.
18/05/2018divorce

Wife refused divorce as unreasonable behaviour claimed is expected in a marriage

  The wife of a multimillionaire farmer has asked the Court of Appeal to overturn the decision made by a lower Court to refuse her a divorce after the Judge hearing her divorce ruled that her husband's behaviour was to be "expected in a marriage".
22/02/2017divorce

dragons den star duncan bannatyne gave false evidence in divorce

  Former Dragon's Den star and entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne has failed in an attempt to prevent a newspaper from reporting allegations that he gave false evidence during his divorce in 2012.
11/12/2015divorce

financial settlement in divorce

Claire Edgar, Family Law Partner at Francis Hanna & Co Solicitors, has recently successfully concluded financial settlement negotiations on behalf of her client upon the breakdown of his marriage. Her client ultimately received a healthy settlement without the stress or expense of Court proceedings.
11/12/2014divorce