International Issues

We understand that, in the event of a relationship breaking down overseas, the resulting complexities require specialist advice.  We are here to help and have that expertise.

International aspects on separation may be relevant whether you have relocated abroad or, as is often the case, one party is working abroad and the other remains in England close to the children’s schools and extended family. 

You cannot underestimate the importance of sound advice where there are international aspects because the following all count:

  • Jurisdiction: where to issue and when
  • Process: mediation, collaboration and negotiation are all still possible
  • Security and family cohesiveness: where a family is divided by borders, we recognise that it may be more important for decisions to be made together in order to cement family links across the globe.

We are able to provide advice and support with regard to international issues, to include:

  • Where to issue proceedings
  • International trusts issues
  • Removal from the jurisdiction
  • Financial relief following an overseas divorce
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    "Caroline provided me with unwavering calm and reassurance during what otherwise would have felt and been a much harder process, she has always been efficient, professional and kind and I appreciate everything that she did for me. Thank you Caroline."

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    ‘I would like to commend Meg Moss for the consistently exceptional service that she provided me. Her advice was informed by a wealth of experience, and was detailed, accurate and succinct. She brought a keen intellect, a great sense of humour and real personal warmth to her interactions with me. She demonstrated an understanding of my personal situation, which I valued immensely. On a personal and professional level, she is absolutely the solicitor you want in your corner during any matrimonial or custodial dispute.’  

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    'I was greatly relieved by the efficient and informed level of advice I received. Salient information was conveyed quickly and clearly. I was given an overview of my case and the strengths and weaknesses of my legal position, which was justified with relevant experience and information. When I raised issues, these were responded to without undue delay. On any occasion where my solicitor was not available, I felt her personal assistant was genuinely well informed of the details of my case and capable of dealing with or referring ongoing matters as required.'

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