Not happy Jan: Busy time for divorce lawyers as couples stage seasonal stampede

By Bianca Hall, Legal Affairs Reporter
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:54pm, first published January 13 2017 - 2:45pm

It's known among family lawyers as peak season. After weeks of battling the financial burdens, stress and expectations of Christmas, thousands of husbands and wives find themselves sleeping on the couch or in the spare room.

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