Abu Dhabi to facilitate foreigners’ divorce
Abu Dhabi promulgates Law No. 14/2021 On Personal Status for Non-Muslim Foreigners in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi
this law is amended by law no 15/2021.
If you are married but can’t continue;
In this case, you need a flexible and developed judicial mechanism for the settlement of the personal status disputes of Foreigners.
Accordingly, Abu Dhabi promulgated a personal status law applied in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi;
What’s new in this law to facilitate foreigners’ divorce ;
Under this law, Unilateral Divorce To effectuate Divorce, it is sufficient that one of the spouses declares before the Court his willingness for separation and for ending the marital relationship, without the need to justify this application or to demonstrate any damage or to blame the other party.
Moreover; Joint Custody as per this law as per law;
Custody of children is a joint and equal right for both parents upon Divorce, and it is the right of the children to be raised and seen by both parents rather than by one of them exclusively to maintain the mental health of the concerned child and to limit the repercussions of Divorce thereon.
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Advocate Ahmed Salem Al Saaedi is on the top of all lists of specialized law firms in Abu Dhabi for foreign marriage or divorce.
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