Can spouses evict one another from the marital home? Can one spouse evict the other from the matrimonial home? No. A spouse is not a tenant, even if the marriage is out of community of property and one spouse owns the home outright. Spouses have a duty of support to each other which includes the […]Read more »
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Considering divorce? Divorce Attorney Cape Town can help
The decision to separate from your partner is a stressful, life-changing event. Divorce Attorney Cape Town understands that the divorce process is about more than the paperwork. It is about people.
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We will help negotiate a divorce that is fair, right for your family and secures your future – always remaining sensitive. We will protect your interests and ensure a fair division of property and assets.
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The relationship with your spouse is complex, and requires a family lawyer who is both discreet and professional. Through mediation and family law, we will help you safely negotiate the split and secure visitation rights that are in the best interests of the child.
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Is an attorney needed for a divorce? For healthy closure, your needs and the lifestyle of your children must be protected by putting a reasonable maintenance plan in place. You need a family lawyer to ensure everyone’s rights are protected.
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Divorce Attorney Simon Dippenaar has a BBusSc LLB degree and professional diploma in legal practice from the University of Cape Town, and is an admitted divorce attorney of the High Court of South Africa.
Simon’s dedication, diplomacy and compassionate approach extend from family law to each of his fields of expertise and have earned him a reputation for cracking cases where his competitors have failed.
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Blog & Legal News
Can an ex-wife claim maintenance arrears from her ex-husband’s retirement fund? A case came before the Gauteng High Court recently in which a woman had deducted funds from her ex-husband’s retirement funds for child maintenance arrears. The applicant was the ex-husband, who claimed that it was unfair for an application for withdrawal of funds to […]Read more »
Reprinted from the Guardian, by Anna Moore – 2022-05-09 Can men who assault or intimidate their partners be taught to respect women? We talk to campaigners and perpetrators – and sit in on one of their classes In this Zoom call, four men are looking at a list of family duties and marking which they […]Read more »