Melanie Lazarus & Co offer specialist advice on the drafting of pre-nuptial agreements which a couple may wish to enter into prior to marriage.
Until very recently, Great Britain was practically unique in taking a very restrictive view of pre-nuptial agreements compared to other jurisdictions such as America.
However, in October 2010, a Supreme Court ruling acknowledged a Pre Nuptial Agreement as legally binding for the first time in British Law, in the case of Radmacher v Granatino.
The enforcement of the Pre Nuptial Agreement was the first time British Law has ever recognised such a contract as being legally binding.
We consider with clients what they are aiming to achieve
in the protection of their assets and we advise on the appropriate model they