Family Law

Our team of dedicated expert lawyers advise on all areas of family and matrimonial matters, divorce, adoption and children’s law. We encourage a constructive, solution focused and cost effective approach to family law in Ghana. Whether we are navigating you through a negotiation or fighting your divorce petition in a court of competent jurisdiction in Ghana, our approachable service makes potentially difficult process more manageable.

 

The vast majority of family law proceedings come about as a result of the termination of and or breakdown of the subsisting marriage between the parties. Our team of competent lawyers will help you file for divorce, alimony and child custody, visitation and support. The division of property at the end of the marriage is also a common issue in family law cases that our team of experts are good at helping clients secure the best possible results.

We undertake the following:

  • Divorce and custody proceedings
  • Maintenance proceedings/ financial settlement
  • Enforcement of orders relating to family matters
  • Adoption
  • Probate and estate administration
  • Trust and probate litigation
  • Powers of Attorneys
  • Matrimonial property settlement
  • Drafting of wills
  • Parental responsibility/ child arrangements including guardianship and care
  • Maintenance and child support
  • Pre and post-nuptial agreements
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Investigation of assets
  • Assisting in reaching amicably settlement in family law disputes through mediation and negotiations
  • Application of letters of administration
  • Inheritance claims for financial provision
  • Alimony
  • Domestic violence
  • Paternity
  • Divorce and Divorce Mediation