Divorcing before the child has been born

It can be a very upsetting time when a relationship breaks down, and separating during pregnancy is particularly difficult. As well as dealing with the fallout from the end of the marriage or civil partnership, and navigating the practical and legal issues, there is the added stress of dealing with a pregnancy. But what do you need to consider in such circumstances? Here, we look at the law surrounding divorcing before a child has been born.