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Clare
Clare, Family Solicitor
Category: Family Law
Satisfied Customers: 34233
Experience:  I have been a solicitor in High Street Practise since 1985 and have specialised in Family Law for the last 10 years
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I want to know if after 37 years since I was divorced if I

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I want to know if after 37 years since I was divorced if I can still claim half of the assets available
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Why were finances not dealt with at the time and have you remarried since?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I did not feel I could pursue the financial aspect at the time.


I have since remarried.

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Are there any assets now held in joint names?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

No!

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Then I am so very sorry but the fact that you have remarried means there is now no claim that you can make against your first husband despite the fact finances were not dealt with at that time
I am sorry to have to give such bad news
Please ask if you need further details
Clare