Jessica O’Shea White

Boyes Turner LLP

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Pets on Divorce: Who gets the family pet?

United Kingdom - August 22 2022 In England and Wales, the law regards pets as a 'chattel' or 'personal possession'. Therefore, a court will treat the family pet as an item of…

Pets on Divorce: My partner is taking the family pet, what are my rights?

United Kingdom - August 9 2022 With over half of the UK population owning a pet, it is no surprise that disagreements regarding pets are becoming increasingly common. The most…

Pets on Divorce: What is a pet-nup?

United Kingdom - August 1 2022 In the context of a married couple, such agreements are commonly referred to as a ‘pet-nup’, with reference to the pre- or post- nuptial agreement…

What is a prenuptial agreement and do I need one?

United Kingdom - June 20 2022 A prenuptial agreement is a contract that couples sign before they marry which addresses how property and assets are to be divided if the relationship…

Wagatha Christie: Playing detective in family law disputes

United Kingdom - May 18 2022 For those of you who are not aware, Colleen Rooney had a suspicion that someone in her Instagram following was leaking stories about her to the press…