Can I get time off work for my divorce?

There is currently no law in place compelling employers to give their staff time off to deal with divorce, or attend solicitor or mediation appointments and court hearings. Any measures an employer takes, such as offering divorce leave, are done entirely at their own discretion, and in reality, very few have specific policies to deal with employees going through separation or divorce. This article discusses divorce leave and sets out what you can do if your employer does not offer it.