Family

Your family situation is unique, which is why offering the most creative and customized approach to family legal matters is a necessity. Since these issue are highly sensitive and private, all family cases need to be set and managed with realistic expectations as any legal proceedings cannot guarantee success.

 

At MAK & Associates, our family lawyers will aim to resolve these cases amicably by taking on a collaborative approach where possible, allowing the family to face less hardship while moving forward. However in instances where this is not possible, we make it our duty to safeguard the rights of our clients and help you stay one step ahead during this emotionally difficult time. We are experienced in dealing with all issues relating to:

  • Divorce & Separations
  • Custody of Children
  • Alimony
  • Child Abuse
  • Financial Allocation
  • Property Disputes
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Annulments
  • Domestic Violence
  • Wills & Succession
  • Limitation of Succession

Family matters are a difficult experience to endure, which is why resolving these matters in an effective and timely manner is our utmost concern, especially when there are children involved. By choosing a collaborative approach compared to court proceedings, it can often be faster and friendlier, helping to keep channels of communication open between participants, allowing parties to conclude an agreement which they can both live with for the long term.

 

The UAE courts’ interpretation of family law provisions are based on Sharia law, covering marriage, divorce and succession. It mandates that Sharia law is used as the primary legal jurisdiction on matters involving family law.

 

For further information on Family in the UAE, go to our NEWS section or call us at 04 336 8833.

Your family situation is unique, which is why offering the most creative and customized approach to family legal matters is a necessity. Since these issue are highly sensitive and private, all family cases need to be set and managed with realistic expectations as any legal proceedings cannot guarantee success.

 

At MAK & Associates, our family lawyers will aim to resolve these cases amicably by taking on a collaborative approach where possible, allowing the family to face less hardship while moving forward. However in instances where this is not possible, we make it our duty to safeguard the rights of our clients and help you stay one step ahead during this emotionally difficult time. We are experienced in dealing with all issues relating to:

 

  • Divorce & Separations
  • Custody of Children
  • Alimony
  • Child Abuse
  • Financial Allocation
  • Property Disputes
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Annulments
  • Domestic Violence
  • Wills & Succession
  • Limitation of Succession

 

Family matters are a difficult experience to endure, which is why resolving these matters in an effective and timely manner is our utmost concern, especially when there are children involved. By choosing a collaborative approach compared to court proceedings, it can often be faster and friendlier, helping to keep channels of communication open between participants, allowing parties to conclude an agreement which they can both live with for the long term.

 

The UAE courts’ interpretation of family law provisions are based on Sharia law, covering marriage, divorce and succession. It mandates that Sharia law is used as the primary legal jurisdiction on matters involving family law.

 

For further information on Family in the UAE, go to our NEWS section or call us at 04 336 8833.

We strive to safeguard your legal interests.