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I was married 23 years ago, then my wife left me 6 years later,

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I was married 23 years ago, then my wife left me 6 years later, leaving my with our 3 children and also her 2 children from previous relationships, which I raised as my own, however now in settled with a new partner whom I want to marry, I thought I got divorced when I was granted full custody of children, now just discovered im not divorced, would my previous wife be entitled to anything.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 4 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare and I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Was any financial arrangement agreed at the time?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no, but house was bought in both names which I have paid myself all these years, now the children are adults I don't want to open a can of worms but want to know were I stand legally if I was to divorce her.

Expert:  Clare replied 4 years ago.
Who lives in the property?