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How Do Pre-Nuptial Agreements Work?

It is common today to hear the phrase ‘Pre-Nuptial.’ From hearing it on the news to discussing the latest celebrity ‘pre-nups,’ these agreements have become both acceptable and commonplace. In this article, we look at how Pre-Nuptials work, and how Pre-Nuptial Advice can assist if…

Things You Should Always Remember When Moving House

No matter who you’ve got to help, what solicitor is carrying out your residential conveyancing or how planned and prepared you feel you may be, we realise that moving home can be a stressful experience. Burt Brill & Cardens can take the stress out of…

You Don’t Have to Go to Court to Get Divorced

Many people believe that you have to go to Court to get a divorce or that divorce always means conflict. It does not have to be this way. Indeed, many divorces go through without the need for any Court hearing or visit to a Court…

Company Assets included in Divorce settlements

Company assets in divorce settlements In a landmark ruling the Supreme Court has ruled that company assets could now be considered in divorce settlements. The divorce case of Yasmin and Michael Prest – settled in June – is hugely significant as it marks the first…

What is Contentious Probate?

A Contentious Probate or Disputed Will is a dispute involving inheritance or the validity of a Will. In basic terms, it is a disagreement after someone has passed away about the distribution of their estate. The dispute could emerge from you feeling the Will didn’t…

How to Create a Will – A Complete Guide to Making a Will

The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to organise the administrative parts of your life that are easily forgotten. After the excesses of Christmas, the New Year symbolises a fresh start – a proactive break from the lethargy that winter naturally brings.…

10 Things to Do After a Divorce

We all know divorce can be a very tricky time. Sometimes however, the hardest part comes afterwards when all the formalities are complete. It’s hard to know what to do or how to get your life back on track after a divorce, but it’s important…

10 Things You May Not Know About Brighton

Everyone who lives and visits Brighton can agree on the fact that it is a special place with a varied and interesting history. It goes without saying that because of this there are many facts about Brighton people don’t know, and in this infographic we…

5 Things You Need to Do Before you File for Divorce

Divorce is not an easy subject to consider at the best of times. Even if both parties have been aware of the situation and understanding of what needs to happen, confronting what you need to do to divorce can be tricky and confusing without the…

10 Winter Activities in Brighton

We realise our much-loved town isn’t necessarily the first place people think of when it comes to winter. Anywhere in Britain with grey skies evokes a groan, but even more so when it’s a seaside town which offers so much during the summer. Despite this,…

Commercial Disputes: 5 Ways of Limiting Long Term Damage

Disagreements can occur in any walk of life. From family issues to workplace or commercial disputes, they are often a fact of life and need to be dealt with swiftly, professionally and with minimum disruption to the rest of your life. Sadly however, commercial disputes…

10 Facts You May Not Know About Help to Buy

This week, the government will roll out the latest stage of their Help to Buy scheme – enabling more buyers source the money they need to get on or climb up the property ladder. The project is destined to help thousands of people across the…