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Clare
Clare, Family Solicitor
Category: Family Law
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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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My divorce is on hold at the moment I need to seek out a new

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Hi Harris. My divorce is on hold at the moment I need to seek out a new solicitor. My husband has moved out at last into another property. He still pays the mortgage. I am a low wage earner and we have a 14 year old. Am I entitled to support/maintenance to pay for food etc.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question

My name is ***** ***** I have been a family lawyer for more than 30 years.

I shall do my best to help you but I need some further information first

How much do you each earn and how much is the mortgage that he is paying?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hello Clare, I earn £1,000 per month he earns £2,300 and the mortgage is just under £400.
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.

How much time does the child spend with him?

How far has the divorce reached?

Clare and other Family Law Specialists are ready to help you
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.

My apologies for the delay - I could not find this thread!

The two forms we discussed are here

http://professional.justanswer.com/chat/index/16e4a3498bcd472ea318626e8956c47c

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/508760/ex160-eng-20160212.pdf

This may also help

http://www.advicenow.org.uk/guides/survival-guide-sorting-out-your-finances-when-you-get-divorced

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