Our national family law team has extensive experience advising and creating pre-nups and post-nups, even in the most complex and valuable cases. Following a pioneering case called Radmacher against Granatino in 2010, the law is now clear. If marital agreements are entered into freely, with a good understanding of their consequences and, crucially, are not manifestly unfair to one of the couples, they are confirmed when challenged in court. Where are the catch-up agreements in England? They are “taken into account” and may be an important factor in a divorce case, as long as the English judge deems it appropriate depending on the circumstances of the case. It also means that if a marriage contract is renegotiated and revised after the parties marry, it will likely be imposed. Yes, yes. Even if you already have a pre-marital agreement, you can sign a Postnup to strengthen your financial agreements. A post-marriage contract is a contract entered into after a couple`s marriage or life partnership. The agreement is a written contract detailing how goods and goods are distributed when the relationship ends in separation or divorce. It can also set provisions for the children of the relationship.
The main advantage of a post-uptial agreement is of course to protect you and your spouse from costly legal proceedings in the future. It is important that you and your spouse or partner seek independent legal advice from a lawyer to help develop your post-marriage arrangement. Normally, you both have to order different law firms to avoid conflicts of interest. We are here to give you your first tips and then we can help you create a post-uptial agreement you and your partner are satisfied with. We generally offer this service on a fixed fee basis, so call us now on 01935 823883 to discuss how we can help you. If you are already married and want to try to ensure that your property or assets are protected in the event of a future divorce, then a post-nuptial agreement (sometimes called “Postnup”) is one way to achieve this. But what is a post-up? Why do I need a post-up? And is a post-marriage contract legally binding? Read on to find out everything you need to know about post-nuptial chords in our guide. After marriage, deals are becoming more and more popular in the UK, but what exactly are they and do you need one? You and your spouse should also seek independent legal advice to ensure that you are aware of the impact of signing such an agreement.