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What are Pre and Postnuptial Agreements?

8th August 2019 | Divorce and Separation

This article does not distinguish between prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. They are, for the most part, discussed interchangeably by the courts. And per Lord Phillips in the case of Radmacher (2010), they will usually be treated identically by the court. For the sake of ease, I will refer to the document as a prenuptial agreement (PNA) hereafter. In no circumstances can a PNA be binding in our jurisdiction (England and Wales). In every case, the court is obliged to consider the...