An interesting article looking at what the writer terms "semi-separating", where a couple continues to live under the same roof despite concluding their marriage is at an end.
It can take some time before couples feel ready to move on and take the step of starting a divorce, but whether they can live together in the interim very much depends on the circumstances and this is often dictated by their finances and the relationship itself.
I have often met with clients who aren't ready to start a divorce, but just want to know their options.
If you want to discuss your situation, please don't hesitate to get in touch with one of our family lawyers.
a new way of breaking up which has been growing steadily in popularity, albeit under the radar. It’s been termed “semi-separating’. This is when a marriage is coming to an end but the couple decide not to leave the marital home and remain living together under the same roof.