Personal Status Law

Legis Vista offers a comprehensive suite of private client services designed to address a wide range of needs related to family matters including marriage, succession and estate planning, private wealth management, and family law requirements. Family disputes should be handled with an emotional approach rather than handling the same in a legal way.

The UAE has a federal legal system, and family matters are typically handled by the respective courts in each emirate.

Divorce rates are considerably higher in the UAE. People prefer to sign pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements in order to avoid disputes relating to the ownership of assets, property inheritance, spousal maintenance, debts, to name a few. For this purpose, many couples prefer to enter into pre-nuptial agreements or postnuptial arrangements to determine their legal rights on such matters that may arise in the event of divorce. 

Legis Vista lawyers are well-equipped in dealing with such requirements considering the best interests of the clients.

Our expert team of lawyers have successfully dealt with matters relating to child maintenance and custody. Our prior focus in such sensitive matters would be the best interests of the child and the upholding of our clients’ interests.

Our mission is centered on empowering our clients to access the justice system and seek remedies for any grievances they may encounter. With a dedicated team of seasoned lawyers possessing extensive experience across the MENA region, we provide tailored legal and practical solutions that encompass diverse aspects.

Legis Vista extends its advisory services to encompass family law matters, recognizing the sensitive and life-altering nature of these cases. Whether it’s navigating divorce proceedings, resolving custody disputes, managing alimony and maintenance claims, or facilitating pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, our team is dedicated to achieving equitable and practical solutions.

Our Services would include

Legal Consultation

Attorneys specializing in personal status law can provide individuals with expert advice on their specific situation, helping them understand their rights and options

Documentation and Representation

Team Legis Vista assist clients in preparing legal documents, such as marriage contracts, divorce petitions, or custody agreements. They can also represent clients in court proceedings.

Mediation and Conflict Resolution

Since family matters are comparatively sensitive, we prefer our clients to settle the matters before approaching the Courts, so as to avoid unnecessary wastage of time and money and the litigations mostly end up in breaking relations. Mediation services are often available to help parties reach amicable agreements in family disputes, reducing the need for litigation.

Knowledge of Local Laws

The legal team of Legis Vista are well-versed in the specific laws and regulations governing family matters in their jurisdiction, ensuring that clients receive accurate advice and representation.

Legis Vista’s private client services represent a commitment to excellence, integrity, and tailored legal solutions. We understand the multifaceted nature of personal, family, and wealth-related matters and are dedicated to empowering our clients with the knowledge, strategies, and support needed to navigate these complexities successfully. With our experienced team and global network, we stand ready to assist our clients in securing their present and future prosperity.

Divorce filing, child custody are very sensitive and significant decisions, shall be handled carefully with proper legal guidance from professionals. Seeking professional legal advice and exploring mediation options can contribute to resolving disputes and minimizing the emotional impact on all parties involved. At Legis Vista, we understand the procedures and requirements under UAE law. We are committed to ensure a smooth divorce process in the best interests of our clients. Our services include taking care of the legal proceedings, drafting memorandums and required agreements.

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