Top 5 most expensive divorces in history

High-profile celebrity divorces have often made the headlines over the years – from the weird and wonderful items couples wrangle over, to the significant costs behind the proceedings. But, when it comes to the world’s richest, just how much money is tied up in joint assets, and how is this reflected in the ensuing legalContinue reading “Top 5 most expensive divorces in history”

Wills and financial planning – it’s time to talk

We’re pleased to announce the launch of our inheritance whitepaper, ‘Wills and financial planning – it’s time to talk’, which analyses responses to a national YouGov survey of 2,165 GB adults. Amongst many findings, our survey revealed that almost half (44%) of British adults haven’t tackled the difficult conversation with parents or guardians or partnersContinue reading “Wills and financial planning – it’s time to talk”

Worried you might not be able to afford the best divorce lawyer? Why your solicitor should ask you about funding options.

Nigel Shepherd, family lawyer with 40 years’ experience and twice national chair of family justice organisation Resolution, talks about an important discussion to have with your family lawyer. This article first appeared in The Guardian’s Modern Family supplement on the 6th February. Dealing with the financial consequences of a divorce can be complex and daunting. TheContinue reading “Worried you might not be able to afford the best divorce lawyer? Why your solicitor should ask you about funding options.”

A year in review: Divorce milestones of 2020

It’s difficult to believe that 2020 is almost over. It’s been a tumultuous one for us all, across every aspect of society and business. But we’ve seen some pivotal events at Ampla – both internally and in the family law sector – that have made this year a precedent-setter in more ways than one. NoContinue reading “A year in review: Divorce milestones of 2020”