Webinar: Financial settlements on divorce in a COVID-19 world

In this webinar, Rachel FreemanSital FontenelleConnie Atkinson and Cady Pearce share their insights on the transition of family court proceedings to a virtual environment and how financial settlements on divorce are being affected by the coronavirus pandemic, ranging from the valuation of properties and businesses to changed financial circumstances impacting existing orders and spousal maintenance. 

Our practical webinar, which is particularly relevant for finance professionals and intermediaries, the speakers explore the key considerations for divorcing couples and the practical steps to take including: 
  • Introduction - Rachel Freeman
  • Property - Sital Fontenelle
    • disputing the SJE report
    • court options around the family home
    • property valuations and Barder
  • Businesses - Connie Atkinson
    • disclosure in proceedings
    • expert valuations
    • business owners' roles
  • Maintenance and variations - Cady Pearce
    • agreeing variations short-term or long-term
    • capitalising maintenance
    • child maintenance

Further Information

For further information on any issue raised within the webinar, please feel free to contact a member of our family and divorce team in confidence.

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