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Clare
Clare, Solicitor
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My ex-wife has a signed consent order which has not been handed

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My ex-wife has a signed consent order which has not been handed to the court.

She had lawyer support and I did not.

Is the lack of legal support sufficient ground for me to withdraw support to the consent order - and will the court find in my favour?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
Your position could have been more difficult if you had had independent legal advice - but since you did not then your only potential problem is if her solicitor tries to be clever and just send the order in.
Write to the court and make it plain that you have withdrawn your consent
Clare
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

So it does not matter that I actually signed the order - and therefore agreed?

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
That is correct - you are entitled to withdraw your consent
Clare