Duncan Lewis Divorce Solicitors – High net worth divorce cases
Duncan Lewis divorce solicitors offer confidential and expert legal advice on high net worth divorce cases, where there may be a complex financial relationship between the parties – including shared business assets, business partnerships and pension entitlements.
Taking legal advice from a specialist divorce lawyer early in the divorce process can help both parties focus on the practicalities of divorce at a highly emotional time.
Duncan Lewis offers clients going through divorce a highly professional and objective service – and will appoint experts to advise on financial planning for high net worth divorces, including:
- Division of the marital home(s)
- Financial implications of separating joint assets
- Maintenance for children
- Maximising assets after divorce
- Protecting business and personal assets
- Protecting pension funds.
Duncan Lewis has a highly successful family law department and property department, including experts able to advise on international divorce and division of assets under Section 25 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973.
High net worth clients will receive the best advice on child custody or child contact and residence in high net worth divorces, including advice on how to preserve property assets for the next generation – especially if there are other parties involved and stepchildren or the possibility of future children and/or stepchildren.
Duncan Lewis divorce solicitors have considerable expertise in other areas of family law, including:
- Ancillary payments
- Cohabiting agreements
- International marriage
- International child abduction
- Judicial separation
- Pre-nuptial agreements
- Wills and trusts.
Islamic divorce – High net worth individuals
Duncan Lewis divorce solicitors can also advise on high net worth divorces under UK law and Islamic divorce law – including making sure any wills redrafted as a result of divorce are compliant with UK civil law.
Same sex marriage divorce – High net worth individuals
Duncan Lewis can also advise on high net worth divorce or dissolution of civil partnerships involving same-sex couples.
In cases of contested divorces, Duncan Lewis divorce solicitors have a successful track record in representing clients in the High Court and Appeal Court – and can also advise on alternatives to court action, including offering dispute resolution and lawyers supported family mediation.
Duncan Lewis Divorce Solicitors – Fixed Fee High Net Worth Divorce
Duncan Lewis divorce solicitors offer an initial client meeting with a fixed fee for high net worth divorce cases.
Once the details of a divorce case have been assessed it is usually possible to offer a further fixed fee scale, which clients will be advised of in advance.
Duncan Lewis advises clients considering divorce or dissolution of a civil partnership to get in touch as soon as possible for an assessment of their case – pre-planning can help make the stress of divorce or separation much easier to cope with once there is a legal representative in place and fully appraised of the case, ready for when you decide to divorce or dissolve a civil partnership.
For expert legal advice on high net worth divorces, call Duncan Lewis Divorce Solicitors in confidence on 020 7923 4020.