Divorce Lawyers South Africa
Divorce is not often anticipated but when it happens it is a difficult time. No one ever hopes that their marriage will end, but sometimes it does and when this happens it is best to have legal assistance. Divorce lawyers South Africa will look at the marital regime in which a couple is married into and proceed with the divorce with this in sight. A divorce action starts when the spouse wishing to get divorced serves the other partner with a summons. A summons is served by the sheriff of the court, and this document will state why the “plaintiff” wishes to get divorce, the particulars with regards to the division of assets, debts and children, which is often governed by the particular marital regime entered into upon marriage and every other detail related to the separation. The partner who receives the summons is referred to as the defendant. The defendant may then agree to the divorce and the terms around it or defend it. When a reasonable conclusion cannot be met, the divorce action becomes contested. In any event, divorce lawyers South Arica can assist with your divorce.