Mother wins child custody

Mother wins child custody

In my publication this week, I discussed about how proactively I represented a client in a custody dispute with her husband. I also assisted the client in filing a criminal case on account of threats made by the Husband during the course of the proceedings.


Mr Hassan Elhais explains the general rule over which court has jurisdiction over family law cases, and how the situation is resolved in the case of a conflict of laws from different jurisdictions.

Settlement Agreements

Mr Hassan Elhais cautions those who are to embark on family law proceedings to be particularly careful when it comes to settlement agreements and ensuring they have sound legal advice before any settlement is made.


Mr Hassan Elhais explains the procedures involved with having witnesses give evidence during family court proceedings, and the right of reply given to both parties once witness evidence has been given.