Sally Wadsworth

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About Sally Wadsworth

Sally Wadsworth is a Member of the Society of Specialist Paralegals. With over 30 years' experience in law firms, she is a specialist in family law with a particular interest in divorce, domestic abuse and post-separation arrangements for children. Sally is a member of Resolution.

August 2017

July 2017

Travelling abroad with your child who has a different surname?

By |2017-07-05T15:52:06+01:00July 7th, 2017|Categories: Family Law|

Are you taking your child on holiday abroad?   Do you have a different surname to your child?  Consider these tips before travelling to avoid any pitfalls 1.If you are separated or divorced from the [...]

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Emergency Injunctions and Occupation Orders (Protection Orders) – Family Law

By |2017-07-05T11:34:31+01:00July 5th, 2017|Categories: Family Law|

Yesterday was a good day for my client.... I often have to deal with urgent applications to court. Many of those applications are for clients who have been subjected to domestic violence and abuse within [...]

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Meet the Team – Sally Wadsworth – Family Law Paralegal

By |2017-07-04T15:42:02+01:00July 4th, 2017|Categories: Family Law|

I started work in a solicitors practice as an Office Junior just over 30 years ago.  I made the tea, photocopied and hand delivered local post amongst other duties.  I used an old typewriter which meant [...]

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May 2017

Stay at Home Mothers – Some good news!!

By |2017-05-22T10:44:01+01:00May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Family Law|

Divorce and Finances A City banker has recently been ordered by a Judge to pay £453 million to his estranged wife. This is obviously a big money case and not your “average” financial situation. However, [...]

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April 2017

February 2017

What would you do if your child was not returned to you after spending time with the other parent?

By |2017-02-13T17:05:22+01:00February 13th, 2017|Categories: Family Law, News|

Unfortunately there are occasions when a child is not returned by a parent following contact. What would you do in that situation? You may have no idea how to get the child returned when all attempts [...]

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January 2017

Legal aid for victims of domestic abuse

By |2017-02-01T16:12:15+01:00January 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Legal Aid is still available to enable family solicitors to deal with family injunction applications. Solicitors can obtain protective Orders for their clients from the family Courts relating to a spouse or partner’s behaviour and [...]

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Post-Christmas blues

By |2017-02-01T16:12:15+01:00January 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

January is often a busy time for family solicitors after couples have decided to separate over the busy and often stressful festive season. The end of a relationship is a painful conclusion to reach and [...]

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February 2016

Changes to Legal Aid for Domestic Violence victims ruled “Invalid”

By |2017-02-01T16:12:16+01:00February 25th, 2016|Categories: Family Law|

At last, the news we have been waiting for! The Court of Appeal has quashed restrictions on obtaining legal aid in family court cases. Victims of domestic violence will now have more support in taking [...]

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