Family Law Services

These services include inter alia the following:

  • Instituting & defending divorce proceedings;
  • Rule 43 applications;
  • Appointing a liquidator to do division of joint estates;
  • Mutual separation agreements;
  • Calculating the accrual of the respective estates & the fair and reasonable division thereof;
  • Obtaining settlement negotiations and marriage certificates at the relevant departments on behalf of our clients (if required);
  • Drafting settlement agreements in respect of patrimonial consequences;
  • Application and interpretation of the Divorce Act 70 of 1979; Marriage act 25 of 1965; Pension Funds Act 24 of 1965 & any other relevant legislation;
  • Court Appearances;
  • Obtaining final decree of divorce;
  • Applying for maintenance orders;
  • Child & spousal maintenance;
  • Substituting or discharge of existing maintenance order;
  • Application and interpretation of the Children’s Act 38 of 2005 & any other relevant legislation;
  • Drafting & negotiating child maintenance and spousal maintenance agreements;
  • Parental agreements;
  • Visitation rights & custody of children;
  • Antenuptial contracts:
    1. Out of Community of Property with inclusion of the accrual system;
    2. Out of Community of Property with exclusion of the accrual system.
    • Co-habitation agreements;
    • Creating family trusts & drafting deeds of trust.

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    If you would like to know more about the family law services offered by our team at Grovès Attorneys, be sure to contact one of our representatives to book a consultation.