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Clare
Clare, Family Solicitor
Category: Family Law
Satisfied Customers: 34236
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 have been separated 6 and a half years, how do

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I have been separated for roughly 6 and a half years, how do I proceed to divorce my wife?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Do you know where your ex lives and do you have a copy of the marriage certificate?
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Yes to both questions

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
In that case you can issue a divorce petition based on the fact that you have lived apart for more than five years
The process is explained here
https://www.gov.uk/divorce/file-for-divorce
Please ask for any further details that you need
Clare