Duncan Lewis Divorce Solicitors – International Divorce
International divorce can involve complex legal negotiations as a result of jurisdictional problems – or issues relating to child care arrangements if one partner lives or works overseas.
Deciding upon the jurisdiction in which to file for international divorce can have a serious impact on the outcome of a divorce settlement – and Duncan Lewis offers expert legal advice on jurisdictional problems relating to international divorce where there are jurisdictional issues.
Duncan Lewis has acknowledged expertise in international divorce, separation and dissolution of a Civil Partnership where one party is not a UK national or lives and/or works overseas – and can advise on a wide range of issues including:
- Child and children custody
- Child contact access arrangements
- Domestic violence
- Domestic violence on children
- Dowry disputes
- Finances and property in divorce
- Finances after divorce
- High net worth individuals
- International child abduction
- International financial disputes
- Leave to Remove application
- Pensions in divorce and separation
- Separation Agreements
- Specific Issue Orders
- Spouse or partner abandonment
Duncan Lewis is also a leading provider of Family Mediation and Child Mediation services – and can advise on resolving disputes between couples without recourse to costly litigation through lawyers supported Family Mediation and Child Mediation.
Duncan Lewis is ranked by the Legal 500 2014 for its Family & Matrimonial work and the Duncan Lewis team includes Advanced Members of the Law Society’s Family Panel, and members of the Law Society Children Panel.
Duncan Lewis’ own Mediators include Resolution qualified Professional Practice Consultants.
Duncan Lewis also advises on international divorce matters under UK law and Islamic law – and has successful departments covering immigration law, child care law, property law and litigation, with in-house legal experts able to advise on international marriage and divorce.
Duncan Lewis Divorce Solicitors – Fixed Fees & Legal Aid – International Divorce/Dissolving a Civil Partnership
Duncan Lewis offers fixed fees for legal advice on international divorce, including a fixed fee for an initial client meeting.
Once a case has been assessed, it is usually possible to offer a further fixed fee arrangement for legal advice on international divorce – and a further fixed fee for Family Mediation or Child Mediation if required.
In cases where there is evidence of domestic violence and/or domestic violence on children, or child protection matters involving Social Services, it is usually possible to apply for Legal Aid to cover the cost of legal fees.
For expert legal advice on international marriage and divorce, call Duncan Lewis Divorce Solicitors on 020 7923 4020.