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Jo Chidlow
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    • Legal Executive and Associate Family Law - Sleaford & Newark
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Pensions and divorce following Brexit

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The end of the Brexit transition period has had well-publicised effects on divorce for international couples, with changes in rules regarding where parties can get divorced. Impact of Brexit on pensions in a divorce ...

No Fault Divorces

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What is a no-fault divorce? January and the aftermath of the festive season can, unfortunately, be a peak time for divorce petitions. And there’s arguably more interest than usual this year. That's because the government has now completed a...

Do we need to see a change to current divorce laws?

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Separation and divorce are undoubtedly difficult and a time of heartache and conflict, even for couples who have mutually agreed that their marriage is over. Families have many practical things to deal with, such as minimising the impact on any...

What is Parental Responsibility and do I have it?

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What is Parental Responsibility and do I have it? Many parents consult us about what is meant by the phrase Parental Responsibility. Parental Responsibility (PR) is defined under the Children Act 1989 as “All the rights, duties, powers,...

Summer holidays approaching... Permission to take children abroad?

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The summer holidays are almost upon us, and many parents consult us in relation to what they can or cannot do in relation to taking their children on holiday. If there is no Order in place the consent of all those with parental responsibility is required...

Get to know experienced Family Law specialist, Jo Chidlow

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Jo Chidlow qualified as a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 2003 before joining Chattertons Solicitors the following year to pursue a career in FamilyLaw. Working in Sleaford, Jo deals with a full...