Child Residence (Custody) and Contact Disputes

If you have children you maybe worried how your divorce or dissolution of your civil partnership will impact upon them. You may also worry that the whole process will be more complicated because you have children. The good news is that, if you can reach an agreement with your former partner as to where the … Read more

Residence and Contact Myths

Myth “I cannot take my child on holiday without a Residence Order.” Myth “I want custody of the children and for my ex to have access” Myth “If I get divorced, my wife will automatically get custody of the kids.” Myth “The court will not commit someone to prison for breach of a residence or … Read more

Divorce and Maintenance Myths

Effects Of Divorce On Children

Myth “My child lives with his mother, my ex-partner. I have to pay financial support via the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission.” Myth “What you pay in maintenance for a child is linked to how often you may see them. That means when no child support paid there is no contact.” Myth “Once a child … Read more