Steps to Obtain a Divorce in Dubai

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Getting a divorce in Dubai requires lots of requirements and procedures. Before getting into any conclusions, it is advisable to know the rights of each other by consulting a family lawyer in Dubai. For consultation, visit: https://www.alsaadiadvocates.com/practices/family-lawyer

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Steps To Obtain A Divorce In Dubai :

Steps To Obtain A Divorce In Dubai

High Divorce Rate in Dubai:

High Divorce Rate in Dubai In UAE, the divorce rates are gradually increasing due to Job loss Financial crises Financial stress Marital Infidelity Lack of communication etc Getting a divorce in UAE is not that easy and there are several requirements that need to be fulfilled before the divorce Here is how you can obtain a divorce in UAE

Registration of the case:

Registration of the case Either of the partners must register the case at the Family Guidance Section at the respective judicial department in one of the Emirates . Conciliatory proceedings are mandatory in the UAE. Next, the court will appoint a conciliator who will try to reconcile the divorcing parties. The parties will raise their concerns pertaining to their marriage. This has to be signed by both the parties before the conciliator

Filing a case in the court:

Filing a case in the court If the parties are not willing to go for amicable settlement after the conciliatory proceedings, the case will be moved to the court. Referral letter from the conciliator is mandatory to file a case for divorce before the court Even after the conciliatory proceedings, the parties are not willing to go for amicable settlement , then the case will be moved to the court.

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Divorce Proceedings : Expats or residents usually have a choice of jurisdiction. This is considered by the birthplace of either of the parties, the country where they have lived and settled for a period of time or the local UAE court. Time Frame : A divorce can be concluded in UAE within three months, provided both the parties are able to reach an amicable agreement in regards to finance, maintenance and custody of the children . The case proceedings would take longer to conclude, if there are any issues and obligations regarding maintenance and the custody .

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Child Custody : In the UAE under the Personal status law, until the male child reaches eleven years and if a female it's thirteen years, the custody will be given to the mother and after that, the custody will be granted to the father. Make sure that you consult with a divorce custody lawyer before getting into any conclusions. Maintenance: It is the duty of the husband to provide maintenance or financial support to his wife or wives and the children. Even after the divorce, the wife is entitled to maintenance until she re marries.

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Travel Ban: After obtaining the divorce without the consent of the other parent, it's not allowed to leave the country with the child. If one of the parents does so, it amounts to child abduction. In such case, the court will order the parent to bring back the child to UAE.

Conclusion:

Conclusion In the UAE before seeking a divorce, it is advisable to know the rights of each other by consulting a family lawyer in Dubai For the best legal consultancy services in Dubai, visit: https://www.alsaadiadvocates.com/

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