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My wife is divorcing me and seems to have a good solicitor.

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My wife is divorcing me and seems to have a good solicitor. Do I need to appoint a solicitor and can my wife take half of considerable assets inherited by me before we were married. We have 2 sons 20 and almost 18
Thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  ukfamilysolicitor replied 1 year ago.
Hello Welcome to Just Answer I am a Solicitor and will assist you. Please may I ask: - how long have you been married?- what are the pre marital assets? value? have they always been kept separate?- what are the matrimonial assets including pensions?- what is the earning capacity of both of you? Kind Regards Caroline
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Married 21yrs
All assets were inherited by me before marriage.
Wife has worked with me in family business.
Assets £5m+
Wife takes salary approx £40k
I take small salary approx £12k
Expert:  ukfamilysolicitor replied 1 year ago.
Hello Thank you for your response. A few more questions: - what are the matrimonial assets? property etc?- in respect of the pre marital inherited assets - were there any pre nuptual agreements? trust deeds? Kind Regards Caroline

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