As a divorce lawyer with many cases where the wife (usually but not always) of a high-earner considers that there is no way she should not continue to receive high maintenance on top of a very generous capital settlement, I am glad to see that the courts are, once again - as it has happened before, beginning to consider that a high-earner should not be a meal ticket for life.  In this case, there was more than sufficient in capital settlement to see the wife out for life and the correct and robust legal representation obtained, for the husband, what can only, surely, be seen as a fair outcome