The Repercussions of Family Breakdown Abroad

The breakdown of a marriage can have dire consequences. This is made worse when a marriage breaks down whilst living abroad. The severity of the potential consequences highlight the need for expatriates to plan their move abroad carefully. One in ten British people live abroad. That’s a lot of expatriates, and it’s not just retirees…

Financial Entitlement in Short Marriages

In this article, Hannah McCrindle, solicitor at Expatriate Law reviews some reported cases involving the division of assets following a short marriage. When a marriage has been short, contributions are more likely to be relevant in the context of determining the division of assets and determining what is and what is not matrimonial property. The…

Divorced Parents – Advice for Expats

Expatriate Law were delighted to be asked to write for the Divorced Parents website. This website is an essential free legal information portal for parents going through divorce or separation. In our article, we consider the options open to British expatriates who are consdering divorce whilst living abroad, for example in Singapore, Dubai or Hong…