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Rising costs add to divorce woe, says Legal Ombudsman

Spiralling costs and poor quality legal services are adding to the misery of divorce, the law watchdog has said.

A report by the Legal Ombudsman for England and Wales showed complaints by clients in divorce and family law were higher than in any other category.

The Legal Ombudsman's role is to resolve disputes between lawyers and their clients.

Clive Coleman reports.

  • 28 Feb 2013
  • From the section UK
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