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Clare, Family Solicitor
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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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I have a trust of deed in place property. This has been

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I have a trust of deed in place for my property. This has been in place for 5 years against the same property. In that time me and my partner have got married - will this make any difference to the trust of deed?
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My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Which part of the Uk are you in?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi Clare

Thank you for coming back to me.

I live in Leamington Spa.



Thank you for that.
You need to be aware that whilst the Declaration of Trust remains in place so far as Property Law is concerned in the event of a Divorce the Family Court has wide powers to distribute the assets in anyway that they think fit and can ignore the Declaration entirely.
However it is likely that the Family court would use it as a guide to what was intended and agreed at the time which could be relevant
Please ask if you need further details
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