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

APA Africa 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