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Divorce Survival Guide - Part 1

The first in a series of articles from SME Solicitors suggesting ways to survive divorce or seperation in a positive way.


1) Have Patience


Not always easy. If your partner has not been faithful or trust has been damaged one of you may wish to go quickly or maybe not to move on at all. The best solutions usually come when you have both been able to make some sort of move into an area in which your emotions are a bit more settles. That helps clear thinking and dicision making which is crucial to a reasonale lasting outcome.


Except in emergency in most cases it is not neccessary to go tearing ahead. Very often enough damage is done in the actual break up. There is no need to make it worse by making bad choices in resolving the issues. At SME we believe in helping our clients to create the space to build acceptable workable solutions.


Ian Stirzaker

Ian is the Senior Partner and Head of Family Law at SME Solicitors. Please contact him or Joanna Gardner for specialist help and advice in all aspects of family law at or


Added: 30 Oct 2018 12:53

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