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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 will new family laws determine children’s fate?

Posted over 6 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

by Kate Banerjee Child Arrangement Orders, designed to meet the best interests of the child, rather than what a parent wants, are a cornerstone of The Children and Families Bill which becomes law on April 22. Kate Banerjee , head of our children’s...

Countdown to new family laws: an overview of the Children and Families Bill

Posted over 6 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

Major legislation that will overhaul the family court system and have far reaching implications for divorcing couples has been given Royal Assent and will become law on April 22 this year. The Children and Families Bill brings in a major changes designed...

Have you signed the right will? Why you should check your signature

Posted over 6 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

By Martin Holdsworth Where there’s a will there may well be a relative who feels that they have been unfairly cut out of an inheritance. As a lawyer with more than 20 years’ experience of dealing with disputes over the validity of a will,...

Why proposed new pre-nup laws are only for the wealthy

Posted over 6 years ago by David McHardy with 0 comments

By Fiona Kendall A long awaited Law Commission announcement which is recommending a special status pre-nuptial agreement is unlikely to have any relevance whatsoever for most people earning average incomes. I was invited onto Martin Kelner ’s BBC...