Maintenance pending suit and legal services orders

Maintenance pending suit and legal services orders guidance:

This document provides general guidance regarding an application to court to resolve your financial arrangements on divorce or dissolution. Your family lawyer will be...

Precedents

This document provides general guidance regarding financial disclosure. Your family lawyer will be able to provide specific advice based on your circumstances. What is...

Precedents

Sections 49–54 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (LASPOA 2012) introduced changes to the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA 1973) and the...

Practice Note

The court’s power to make an order for maintenance pending suit is contained in section 22 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (MCA 1973) and in Schedule 5 to the Civil...

Practice Note

Care should be taken when drafting the terms of a periodical payments order to ensure that it reflects either the agreement reached, where it is to be set out in a...

Practice Note

Initial steps The procedure for maintenance pending suit applications is set out the Family Procedure Rules 2010 (FPR 2010), SI 2010/2955, Pts 9 and 18. Form A includes a...

Practice Note

In the Family Court Sitting at [court name] No: [case number] [The Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 OR The Civil Partnership Act 2004 OR The Child Support Act 1991 OR The...

Precedents