Rosewood Solicitors are experienced international family law solicitors based in Surrey. It is not uncommon for couples to get married and start a life abroad, though when this relationship breaks down, the legal process within the divorce settlement can be long, complicated, and stressful especially if child living agreements are involved.
That is why our international family lawyers work collaboratively to ensure a hassle-free separation with your family interests in mind. Contact us today for a free, initial consultation to assess your needs.
About our International Family Law Solicitors and Processes
The breakdown of a relationship can leave you feeling hurt, anxious, and uncertain, and with the added pressures of international laws if you’re abroad, finding the best solution for your family can seem like a daunting process.
At Rosewood Solicitors, our international family lawyers recognise that the law on divorce can be extremely complicated when working across borders, with many inconsistencies between countries. However, family law specialists like us are very experienced when it comes to agreeing a settlement to benefit both parties on an international scale.
As specialists in international family law, our team have an extensive understanding and in-depth knowledge of how family law works within other countries, allowing us to advise our clients throughout proceedings, presenting you with all the facts so you can make the best decision for your family.
Our professionals act for many international clients, providing support in making claims with financial and property assets, as well as child living agreements. Depending on your circumstances, you may be able to issue divorce proceedings in another country if that is in your best interests.
Our team spend time getting to know your case and your circumstance in detail, sensitively handling your case providing the direction you need. Whatever the jurisdiction, we aim to provide a practical and clear resolution, always seeking to resolve the separation amicably before it reaches the courts.
However, should court be required you can rely on our expertise to guide you through the process.
Frequently Asked Questions About our International Family Law Services
How can I deal with divorce in another country?
Dealing with divorce in another country can be daunting. You’ll need to understand the countries jurisdiction and laws if you’re looking to divorce someone who lives in another country or if you’re looking to get divorced in a country different to the one you married in.
You’ll need an international family law professional who can navigate this complex space, whilst keeping your best interests at heart.
Can I divorce my partner if they live in another country?
Yes, it is entirely possible to divorce a spouse who lives overseas. It is key to understand the country’s laws and requirements when filing for divorce, and where you stand within their jurisdiction. This is where we can help. Our team support you throughout, helping you understand the process and the rights you have within the settlement.
The process can become more complicated when residence of a child/children is involved, however, we work hard to ensure the process runs as smoothly as possible to ensure minimal disruption for you and the children involved.
What Else Do We Do?
As well as our experienced international family law solicitors, we can also help you with a full range of family related legal matters, including:
- Cohabitation agreements (Living together agreements)
- Pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements
- Separation agreements and relationship breakdown
- Dissolution of Civil Partnerships
- Islamic Divorce
- Financial claims and settlements
- Child support and child contact and residence issues
- Same-sex relationships and civil partnership agreements
- Domestic violence injunctions
- Alternatives to court (including divorce mediation)
To reach a member of our team, simply call us on 01483 901414 or through your preferred method on our contact page.