Child Abduction in the state of emergency

Filed under : Family Law

Child Abduction is when a parent takes a child to another country without the express consent and agreement of the other parent intending to change the child’s country of habitual residence. As a result of the Covid 19 pandemic travel … Continuado

Parntal Visits & Custody – Covid 19

Filed under : Family Law

Parents who have regular visits with their children or have joint custody may be having some difficulties in the current Covid-19 situation. The normal pattern of visits may have been disrupted and you may need advice on how to deal … Continuado

Family Law Specialists

Filed under : Family Law

Our Specialist team of Family lawyers include both English and Spanish Lawyers to offer you the best advice and support in regards to English and Spanish family law cases in both countries. We also advise on all areas of family … Continuado

Pre-nuptial contracts and matrimonial regimes

Filed under : Family Law

The concept of a “matrimonial regime” is one that is not familiar to people from the UK. In Spain and many other European countries when people marry, they either elect or decide on a matrimonial regime or, in default, the … Continuado

Sharing a pension on divorce

Filed under : Family Law

In the UK courts there are provisions for sharing a pension or splitting a pension on divorce. In England this is either by a Pension Sharing Order or a Pension Splitting Order. This can be very important where the couple … Continuado

Äktenskapsregim

Filed under : Family Law, Uncategorized, Wills, Probate & Inheritance

Konceptet “äktenskapsregim” är ett fenomen som normalt inte förekommer i Sverige. I Spanien och många andra europeiska länder när folk gifter sig, väljer de antingen äktenskapsregim eller att per automatik all egendom i äktenskapet omvandlas till gemensam egendom – så … Continuado

Resolution

Filed under : Family Law

My colleague Reyes Gómez and I have just joined the UK Family Lawyers’ organization, RESOLUTION. Their aim is to encourage lawyers to seek settlements and avoid conflict when a family relationship breaks down. This can be as part of an … Continuado

Powers of attorney

Filed under : Civil Law, Family Law

Powers of attorney can be very helpful particularly between a couple, family or friends who jointly own property. It is important to take advice and to keep clear records if you hold a power of attorney. The involvement of an … Continuado

Travelling with children

Filed under : Family Law

Travelling is very much part of our lives in Europe. If you are travelling with children it is very much taken for granted that you won´t have any problems provided you all have valid passports. However, if the children do … Continuado