Family Law encompasses disciplines and is concerned with the legal rules which pertain to familial relationships.

APAA specialises in all aspects of family law including but not limited to marriage ( Civil/ Customary/ Muslim) , divorces, and children together with all ancillary aspects thereof.

Our litigation team has extensive experience in dealing with family and matrimonial matters, which
include but are not limited to marriage (Civil/ Customary/ Muslim), divorces, and minor children,
together with all ancillary aspects thereof.


  • Ante nuptial contracts and changes in matrimonial property regimes
  • Assistance in reaching amicable settlements through negotiation and support
  • Rule 43 applications for interim relief.
  • Mediation in family law disputes.
  • Divorces
  • Enforcement of orders relating to family law matters.
  • Parental Rights and Responsibilities, including guardianship, contact care and access
  • Rights of fathers of children born out of wedlock.
  • Childrens’ rights.
  • Paternity Testing
  • Juvenile Adjudication
  • Adoption & Surrogacy
  • Visitation Rights