We believe in
a constructive resolution of family and
matrimonial disputes for our clients so that conflict can, as far as
be minimized while also recognizing that the protection of our clients’
interests is our top priority.
lawyers handle a wide range of family matters which often involve
issues of conflict of law, cross border custody disputes and
have acted for clients in cases involving adultery, family violence,
assets (including working with specialised experts in this field),
injunctions over disputed matrimonial assets, family related
multi-jurisdictional litigation and child abduction cases. We have
clients in contentious asset division cases involving assets valued at
than $200 million and have also represented clients where the ancillary
have gone up for appeal in the Court of Appeal.
We advise and represent our clients in all areas and stages of divorce,
and separation proceedings, including pre-action advice, drafting of
documents, attending court hearings and mediation sessions with our
well as the enforcement of court orders.
We advise our clients and draft separation deeds should the parties to
marriage decide to enter into a deed of separation instead of
of assets and maintenance
The ancillary issues of division of assets as well as maintenance for
and the children of the marriage will have to be resolved whenever
proceedings arise. We are highly experienced in advising our clients on
ancillary issues, handling settlement negotiations as well as
representing our clients
in the relevant court applications and hearings to resolve all disputes
respect of asset division and maintenance.
also act for clients in maintenance summons applications as well as
involving family violence.
We handle child related disputes, both in the context of divorce
well as in custody, care and control and access applications under the
Guardianship of Infants Act. We have acted for clients in disputes
custody, care and control and access to minor children; relocation with
children to foreign jurisdiction applications; and maintenance
We assist our clients in handling all court applications in the