Family Law2024-01-05T12:43:57+02:00

We know how difficult it can be to navigate family and matrimonial legal matters. Our family law department has extensive experience in dealing with these matters in a sensitive and compassionate way.

We pride ourselves in providing exceptional legal advice and support in all areas relating to family law. Our breadth and depth of experience ensure an empathetic and effective approach to the difficulties you face. Our team is able to provide the necessary expertise to help you with all your family-related legal affairs.

Our Family Law services include:

  • Antenuptial contracts and changes in matrimonial property regimes
  • Mediation
  • Unopposed and opposed divorces
  • Rule 43 applications
  • Enforcement of orders
  • Domestic violence advice
  • Applications for protection orders
  • Advice regarding parental rights and responsibilities
  • Variation of maintenance orders
  • Surrogacy
  • Adoptions

Our Family Law Legal Team

Qualified attorneys taking care of your family law matters

From Our Blog

Navigating the Maintenance Act

The Maintenance Act, Act 99 of 1998 (“the Act”), serves as a cornerstone in South African family law, aiming to ensure that caregivers fulfil their legal obligations towards their dependents. The Act provides support for a wide range of dependents, including children, spouses, and parents, and aims to emphasise the societal value placed on family welfare and support. Obligations Under [...]

By |25 March 2024|

Common law marriages in South Africa – Misconceptions and alternative options

There is a misconception amongst many South Africans, that if two people who are in a relationship reside together for a certain period of time, they are automatically deemed to be married “in the eyes of the law”, even without having formally entered into a civil marriage. This is referred to as a “common law” marriage, and whilst it is [...]

By |13 November 2023|

Everything You Need to Know About Marriage in Community of Property

Are you planning to get married in South Africa? Understanding the legal aspects of marriage is essential to make informed decisions. One popular marital regime in South Africa is the community of property, which brings both assets and debts under joint ownership. In this article, we will walk you through everything you need to know about marriage in community of [...]

By |8 November 2023|

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