How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jo C. Your Own Question
Jo C.
Jo C., Barrister
Category: Law
Satisfied Customers: 31768
Experience:  Over 5 years in practice
12826847
Type Your Law Question Here...
Jo C. is online now

If a person is given a third of husbands private pension 15years

Customer Question

If a person is given a third of husbands private pension 15years ago after a divorce to be taken on his retirement and he takes early retirement when will the pension be payable.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 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.
What is the exact wording of the order relating to the pension?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Attachment order placed on pension. Specified percentage of the net pension to be paid to the receiving party by way of regular monthly payments 33 1/3%. Which shall include 33 1/3% of any discretionary payment made by the Trustees in lieu of further pension payments in the event of the Respondents death within 5 years of retirement

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Ok so it was an "ear marking" order.
Was spouse maintenance also ordered?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Only for three years in respect of daughter £150 per wk from 4th feb 2002 until 4th aug 2002 £100 per wk from 11th aug until 4th feb 2003 £75 per wk from 11th feb until 4th feb 2005

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
What does the order say about when the payments should start?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Relist: I still need help.
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
I am sorry - but it is important to know the exact wording of the Order when it comes to when the Order starts - this will enable me to answer the question!
Clare