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M v M [2020] EWFC 41

Date:24 JUN 2020
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(Family Court, Mr Robert Peel QC, 6 May 2020)

Financial remedies – Divorce – Costs

The Family Court held that both parties emerged with about £5,000 each of liquid assets, having incurred nearly £600,000 of costs.

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This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the anonymity of the parties and members of their family must be strictly preserved. All persons, including representatives of the media, must ensure that this condition is strictly complied with. Failure to do so will be a contempt of court.


Neutral citation number: [2020] EWFC 41
Case No: ZC18D0025


Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London WC2A 2LL


Mr Robert Peel QC:

Sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge







Thomas Brudenell (instructed by Levison Meltzer Pigott) for the Petitioner/Applicant Peter Wilkinson (instructed by Fletcher Day) for the Respondent Hearing dates: 1-6 May 2020

The hearing was conducted remotely by Zoom




Judgment: M v M [2020] EWFC 41

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