Family Law

Divorce Law In Ireland-Grounds for Divorce and Circuit Court Procedure in Judicial Separation and Divorce

Divorce in Ireland is provided for by the Family Law (Divorce) Act 1996 which allows both the Circuit Court and High Court to grant decrees of divorce. The Circuit Court only has jurisdiction to grant a divorce decree where the property concerned has a market value of less than €3M. Grounds for divorce The grounds …

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Judicial Separation in Ireland-Grounds for Judicial Separation and Separation Agreements

There are now two ways to legally end a marriage in Ireland-divorce and judicial separation. The Judicial Separation and Family Law Reform Act 1989 gives the Court wide discretion to make orders in relation to the granting of a decree of judicial separation. One significant difference between divorce and judicial separation in Ireland is the …

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