Kimberley Davies - AssociateKimberley advises on financial matters in divorce cases as well as children disputes. She also drafts pre-nuptial agreements and advises on cohabitation disputes. Kimberley also specialises in donor conception and surrogacy law, with a particular focus on the law relating to same sex couples. She can assist in preparing sperm donor and co-parenting agreements as well as both domestic and international adoption applications.
Kimberley is Vice-Chair of Dorset Resolution and a trained family mediator.
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A heterosexual couple have lost their Court of Appeal battle to enter into a civil partnership rather than a marriage.
Arbitrations can be used in a family context to resolve financial or property disputes arising from divorce/separation, the breakdown of civil partnerships, co-habitation disputes and some child-related issues arising from family relationships.
Children in Need is an opportunity to remind separating parents of the importance of prioritising children during what is often a very difficult time in their young lives
Once upon a time….in a court which now seems far away…a “for life” spousal maintenance award was not an unusual occurrence. A spouse, divorcing after a medium to long marriage, who had not worked and instead had focused on raising children, would have been likely to receive ongoing financial maintenance from their former spouse until their remarriage (if applicable) or death.