There are many advantages of obtaining independent legal advice from a family lawyer. Most importantly, you will find out whether an agreement reached between you and your former partner is appropriate, based on your individual circumstances. There are also many practical benefits to obtaining legal advice following separation which you should take into account, including:
The treatment of an inheritance can have a significant impact on negotiating a property settlement with a former partner.
Much depends on whether you have already received the inheritance or whether you are expecting to receive a future inheritance