Antenuptial Agreement In French

French couples moving to England should consider entering into a post-marital contract if they are worried about possible future divorce proceedings in that country. I think there are misunderstandings about what the marriage contract is. This document is in no way related to a divorce. It is just one component that is used by the court to rule in many different situations. This contract has only one purpose that defines in the couple WHO OWNS AND OWES WHAT AND WHY The development of agreements that are effective across borders can be difficult, because the English legal system (common law) speaks a very different legal language from that of the French civil system, for example. I therefore work closely with French lawyers to design agreements so that they are maintained and relevant, either in England or in France. Despite these differences, the practical consequences of pre-marriage agreements can be very similar in France and California…