Family Laws

As divorce advocates in Chennai, we facilitate divorce to our Clients in various ways. Our mission is to be advisors and advocates for our client before, during, and after divorce, with a passionate and intelligent devotion to excellence. Don't face this process alone. You always have a partner you can count on us Chennai Lawyers. We are an experienced group of divorce lawyers in Chennai having a team of highly qualified and trained lawyers in Family Law who can provide best services related to family disputes, divorce and all other related matters with confidentially. Divorce and other family matters are very complicated and sensitive matters which need the services of highly qualified and experienced group of divorce lawyers to advice and take up the matters related to divorce before the courts. Divorce matters are filed before the Family Courts constituted since 2010 and the matter is taken up by the court thereafter, the stages involved with the proceedings related to divorce can be summarized in following steps:

STEP-I: Filing of the divorce petition containing the facts of the case, the grounds of divorce containing all details of the parties.
STEP-II: Family Court scrutinizes the divorce petition and issues notice on the divorce petition to the other party against whom the divorce petition has been filed.
STEP-III: The parties to the divorce proceedings are directed to appear before the court for mediation in most of the cases and efforts by the court is made to reconcile the parties and in the event of failure of the reconciliation proceedings the matter is posted for further hearing in the matter.
STEP-IV: The Family Court directs the opposite party to file written statement to the divorce petition and take all his defenses.
STEP-V: The petitioner is directed to file his rebuttal/rejoinder to the written statement filed by the opposite party. The application for interim maintenance etc is decided by the court at this stage of the case.
STEP-VI: The court frames the issues for adjudications and the matter is posted for evidence of the parties.
STEP-VII: The petitioner is directed to lead its evidence by way of filing the relevant documents, papers and by summoning all its witnesses.
STEP-VIII: The respondent is asked to lead its evidence by way of fling of the relevant documents, papers and by summoning all its witnesses.
STEP-IX: The final arguments in the matter are held and the matter is decided by the court.
STEP-X: The court passes the decree of divorce or rejects the matter based on the entire facts, evidence and law.

We will provide advices and consultation on

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Maintenance
  • Criminal Proceedings
  • Annulment of Marriage
  • Restitution of Conjugal Rights
  • Domestic Violence

Important Fields in Divorce which the Parties should know:

Mutual Consent Divorce Procedure: A Complete Guide:

Mutual Consent Divorce has brought relief to the parties. Parties now understand the futility of long drawn out litigation and try to mutually consent for a divorce. As per law the duration of obtaining mutual consent divorce is six months. If the marriage is not workable, the Parties should speak to each other and decide on custody of the minor child/ren. Next they should settle the financial settlement. They should settle alimony, maintenance, house, education expenses, marriages, investments, bank accounts etc. We will provide and mediate between the parties to arrive at a solution.

Divorce Petition can be filed at any of the following places:-

  • Place where marriage had taken place
  • Place where husband and wife last resided together
  • Place where wife is residing at the time of filing of the Petition.