Civil Partnership Lawyers
Civil partnerships protect you and your partner financially without the traditional aspects of marriage. If you need advice on registering a civil partnership, our family lawyers are here to help you take the next step. Alternatively, if you're looking to dissolve your civil partnership following the breakdown of a relationship, our team can guide you through the process and secure the best outcome for you.
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While same-sex couples can now in England and Wales, they also have the option of entering a civil partnership, which offers legal and financial protections similar to those of marriage. In December 2019, the Government introduced new legislation to allow opposite-sex couples to enter into civil partnerships.
What are the advantages of a civil partnership?
Even though same-sex couples can now marry, not everyone likes the religious or traditional aspects of the marriage institution. Civil partnerships offer many of the same rights and responsibilities but outside the institution of marriage.
A civil partnership can help to protect you both legally and financially and ensure that any children you have together will be looked after in the event of separation or the dissolution of your civil partnership.
How can I dissolve a civil partnership?
The process of dissolving a civil partnership is the same as a , with the only difference being the terminology. Our civil partnership lawyers will listen to your needs and guide you through the process to achieve the best outcome for you, no matter how complex.
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