A client recently contacted me to say that her mother needed a power of attorney. After asking some questions it became clear that it would not be possible for a power of attorney to be prepared on this occasion because mother had advanced dementia so was...
Whilst cohabiting couple do not have the same rights as married couple when they separate, the Courts do have the power to determine in what shares a property is owned and if a property should be sold.
This area of law is complex and legal assistance if often required is disputes arise regarding the family home.
We are very experienced in helping clients resolve these issues either by agreement or, if necessary, by making an application to the court.