White Lotus – short marriages and prenuptial agreements

Any fans of the HBO satirical comedy White Lotus, the series that exposes the lives of mostly privileged, rich Americans on holiday in Hawaii, will have been unsurprised when Rachel’s wedding didn’t make it past her honeymoon. When Rachel, a low-paid journalist marries wealthy Shane, a prenuptial is agreed and although not party to the…

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Taylor Walton announces new head of Commercial Real Estate

Taylor Walton Solicitors has announced the promotion of James Cottrell to head the Firm’s Commercial Real Estate team, following the retirement of current head Angela Thomas, who leaves after more than 30 years with the Firm. Cottrell is a product of the Firm’s commitment to nurturing the talent within, having commenced his training contract with…

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Matt Hancock – Kiss and Tell

We will all have seen the news that hit the headlines this weekend. Matt Hancock resigned from his position as Health Secretary following the leak of CCTV footage, which showed him kissing his government aide. It has since transpired that Mr Hancock has left his wife of 15 years. The news of Matt Hancock’s kiss…

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Coronation Street’s separated Fiz and Tyrone decide it’s good to talk

Viewers of Coronation Street have recently witnessed the breakdown of the relationship of Fiz and Tyrone, who were once thought of as the soap’s fairy-tale couple and the new Jack and Vera. Initially caused by Tyrone’s infidelity, Fiz allowed her anger following the separation to spill over into discussions regarding their children, Hope and Ruby. …

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Good Divorce Week 2020 – alternatives to Court proceedings

Between 30 November and 4 December 2020, Resolution is holding an initiative to raise awareness of the work its members do by holding a ‘Good Divorce Week’. Therefore, we are pleased to confirm that new clients will be able to receive 30 minutes free advice from a family law solicitor at Taylor Walton LLP during…

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The Bank of Mum and Dad phenomenon continues!

With rising property prices it is unsurprising that many children are looking for financial assistance from their parents when purchasing property.  The Bank of Mum and Dad is consequently very much thriving. What should parents and their child consider before making such a decision? • Both parties should seek independent legal advice; • Both parties…

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