Pensions in Divorce: Navigating the pitfalls

A training workshop for matrimonial solicitors

Date: Wednesday 26th June 2019
Time: 8.15am - 10.00am
Quay Place, Heritage and Wellbeing Centre, Key Street, Ipswich, England, IP4 1BZ
Cost: £24.00

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Are you a family / matrimonial solicitor who deals with pensions in divorce?

Do you want to increase your knowledge and avoid some of the pitfalls?


Our in-house resolution accredited financial Advisers will guide you through some of the pitfalls and challenges facing solicitors dealing with pensions in divorce today.

What you will learn:

  • Is 50% really 50%?
  • Are all cash equivalent values (CEVs) the same?
  • SIPPs and SSAS; the issues and solutions
  • 11 step guide for defined benefit pensions
  • Internal or external pension shares? 
  • Have you factored in the state pension?

Listen to our Advisers as they take you through some practical examples of pitfalls when dealing with pensions in divorce, useful tips and latest updates on how you can avoid risk and manage your exposure to claims. Following the session you will have the opportunity to ask questions. 

The workshop:

8.15am Registration

8.30am Breakfast baps and refreshments served

8.45am Neil Hewitt and Gary Riches - Resolution Accredited Independent Financial Advisers

9.45am Coffee and chance to meet the panel

10.00am Close

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About the speakers:

Neil Hewitt

Neil is a Director and has been with the firm since 1997. He has been an Independent Financial Adviser (IFA) since 1985 and is both a Chartered and Certified Financial Planner. Neil provides holistic financial advice and specialises in pensions advice including at retirement and in divorce.

Gary Riches

Gary is a Director and has over 30 years of experience as an Independent Financial Adviser. He has advised for many years on pensions and financial planning in Divorce and is trained in Collaborative Law. Gary is highly qualified within the financial services industry and he was one of the first few advisers to be awarded the qualification of a Chartered Financial Planner in 2005. Gary is, by qualification, a Chartered Financial Planner, a Certified Financial Planner, a regulated Pension Transfer Specialist and is a Resolution Accredited IFA.

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