Divorce and family law

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Divorce and family law glossary

Divorce glossary explaining divorce and family law terms in simple English to help you understand the legal jargon used by divorce lawyers

Employment

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Workplace stress

Workplace stress - what is it and what can you do about it?

Wills

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Making a will

Making a will allows you to plan for what should happen to your assets and who you wish to benefit from your estate after you die.

Inheritance tax and family trusts

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Family trusts

You can set up a family trust to pass on your assets to your next of kin whilst you are still alive. This article takes you through the process.

Lasting power of attorney

Family bereavement

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FAQs

Family bereavement FAQs

Family bereavement can be not only sad but difficult. You may need to register a death and make funeral arrangements, and may face financial strain.

Claiming an inheritance

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Dependants' claims against an estate

Following a death, specified relatives, dependants and other people can challenge someone’s will by going to court and claiming from the estate

Probate, executors and estate administration

Personal injury

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Road traffic accidents

If you have a car accident, there are some things you must do and others that will help make the situation as safe as possible as quickly as possible.

Residential property law

Traffic offences

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FAQs

Traffic offences FAQs

Had an accident? Been stopped by the police whilst driving? If you have a question about a road traffic accident or offence, see our FAQs.

Business law