By Hazel Manktelow, Family Law Partners
In the Part 1 of this blog series I explained the different ways armed forces pensions can be treated on divorce. I ended with a comment as to how the Early Departure Payment (EDP) could be affected by the way an armed forces pension is dealt with on divorce.
It’s probably easier if I explain what this can mean by giving an example of a case I was involved with, where this was important.
I was acting for the wife who had quite serious health problems. The husband was in the army and at the time of the divorce the husband had served approximately 20 years and was looking to leave….
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