Most Settlements Still Skewed in Favour of Women
In every walk of life, there has been a drive towards sexual equality over recent decades. So why do divorce courts still take such a chivalrous view?
Walk into any public forum and suggest that women should receive preferential treatment because they are women, and you will probably be castigated for having attitudes that belong in a bygone age. And rightly so, this is the age of enlightenment and sexual equality.
We are, after all in the 21st century. Salary gaps are steadily shrinking between genders, and in a growing number of households, the main breadwinner is female. So why is it that London divorce lawyers are still seeing divorce settlements stacked so heavily in favour of women? Read the Post Are Working Women Giving Men a Fair Divorce?