Alice Evans has labelled collaborative divorce a “phenomenal scam” amid her split from husband Ioan Gruffudd.
The 101 Dalmatians actress took to Instagram to bemoan the approach – an option for couples who really feel they can work out their divorce settlement themselves nonetheless level-headed want legal safety.
Insisting the petition for divorce “came instantly”, Alice advised her followers: “At the 2nd we’re doing something called collaborative divorce which is somewhere between a really fashion way of doing divorce and a phenomenal scam.
“Because in one way or not it is ‘okay, let’s hear what you may want and take it to the court docket afterwards’ and in another way or not it is savor, of us in the acting industrial will know when an agent says to you ‘we moral can’t procure you the roles’. Or not it is a bit savor, I may perhaps savor my daughter to stay with me on Saturday nights, ‘or not it is moral not internal our probabilities’.”
Alice went on to accuse Ioan of misleading her, as anything agreed in a collaborative divorce will not be certain by law.
“And then I read nothing is binding in collaborative, absolutely nothing,” she continued in her video. “So if I want my daughter to stay one extra evening in my house, the court docket hasn’t said anything so I can enact it. So my husband is winding the st up me, saying what he says is the law, effectively we haven’t obtained to the law yet.
“Lawyers aren’t the law. Lawyers are there to fk the law. That’s what I always said.”
Ioan has yet to respond to Alice’s Instagram video, which triggered an outpouring of treasure and enhance from her fans.
Ioan and Alice married in 2007 and they share two daughters.