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Help with Divorce from David McHardy

David McHardy LLB is an experienced family lawyer and mediator for the Essex branch of specialist family law firm Jones Myers LLP. He is a Lieutenant Bailiff in the Royal Courts of Guernsey and a prominent member of Essex Family Solutions Group.

How to inspire and support children through parent separation and divorce

Posted over 7 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

Guest post by family solicitor and author Helen Victoria Bishop “Jack is feeling quite sad and alone as he sits in his bedroom considering the situation between his mummy and daddy. He like many children in a break up situation feels that this might...

Is the thirty-year itch becoming the new seven-year itch?

Posted over 7 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

Last week 82 year old astronaut Buzz Aldrin – the second person to walk on the moon – called time on his marriage to Lois Driggs Cannon after 23 years together. Mr Aldrin is not alone in divorcing late in life. According to recent figures from the...

Jones Myers' children's expert on BBC sofa to discuss new parenting laws

Posted over 7 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

Kate Banerjee, head of Jones Myers's children's department, was on the sofa at BBC Breakfast this week discussing controversial changes to family law to encourage and improve parental involvement following divorce. Shared parenting is a key element of...

D for Damage – why the demise of Legal Aid is bad news for divorce

Posted over 7 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

Decorations are down, the Christmas cake is just crumbs and children are heading back to school. For many couples who have put on a brave face and limped on in struggling relationships over the festive season, January signifies the end of their marriage...