Herrington Carmichael and Emma Heptonstall are delighted to offer a Webinar Series commencing in November 2021.
If you are currently going through a divorce, are considering separation or if you are interested in navigating the divorce process, then this webinar series is for you.
Emma Heptonstall is a divorce coach, mediator and former family law specialist with over 13 years’ experience. She often works with, and supports, clients who are going through the divorce process to offer support and is a firm believer that divorce doesn’t have to be difficult. Emma’s support coupled with the practical legal advice of Herrington Carmichael Solicitors will assist in making your divorce as amicable and stress-free as possible.
We will be covering a broad range of topics, for example, what you should consider when making the decision to divorce and how to approach building a positive co-parenting relationship post-divorce.
What to consider when making the decision to divorce?
Have you thought about what you need to consider when making the decision to divorce? The move from being married to being divorced affects every aspect of your life: for example, where and how you live, your finances, your leisure time and the parenting of your children. We will be addressing such topics throughout our webinar series in an effort to shed some light on what you should think about when deciding if divorce is the right thing for you.
Who do you need on your divorce support team?
Making the decision to divorce can be daunting and it is important that you surround yourself with the best support network possible. Whether its friends, family, your solicitor or a divorce coach, it is important that you have a strong support network around you during this difficult time. Divorce isn’t something to go through alone and we will be giving you some hints and tips to assist in ensuring that your divorce support team is as strong as possible.
The importance of self-care during divorce
Looking after yourself during divorce isn’t always a priority, but it should be. Divorce is a major life change and it is important that you are looking after yourself throughout the whole process. The importance of self-care during divorce should never be underestimated, so we will be giving you some ideas to ensure that you are taking care of yourself.
Navigating the legal process of divorce and separation
Do you know how divorce works? Do you know the legal process of divorce and separation? Taking that first step of instructing solicitors may feel daunting but with some background knowledge of the process, you will feel more confident. Divorce and separation do not have to be contentious and we will be shedding some light on how the process works, how you can make the whole process easier and how you can navigate the legal process without acrimony.
Choosing the right option for you to resolve financial claims on divorce
Going through a divorce can be an emotional rollercoaster and there are some big decisions that will need to be made, for example, what will happen to the family home We will be addressing the financial aspect of divorce to help you get to grips with some common issues that arise including how the court approaches disputes about valuations, pensions and capital gains tax issues.
Building a positive co-parenting relation upon divorce
If you have children, it is paramount that their welfare is taking into consideration throughout the divorce process. Co-parenting after divorce is possible and we will be sharing some ways to build a shared parenting relationship with your ex-spouse so that your children feel safe and secure as they adjust to life with separated parents.
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