How International Family Lawyer Can Help In filling for Your Divorce?

Posted on Mar 14, 2016 by Jamson

International Divorce can be defined as a process when a person is filling for divorce sitting in one country and his or her spouse is living in another country at that point of time. They have to be the resident of the country where they are filing for their divorce but presently one of them are not in the country due to any specific reason, then the divorce can be termed as an International Divorce. In Singapore, when you are going to file for this kind of a divorce you need to make sure that you are a resident of the country and so as your spouse or if not then you must have lived in the country atleast for three consecutive years before the time when your filing for the divorce. If not then you must had lived in the country at any point of time for three years or as a whole you are there for three years. The International family lawyer can help you out with all the legal procedures of the divorce and your case might just get easier when an experienced lawyer is handling it.


The case of international divorces requires much more interpretations and justifications that you need to provide and yours Divorce Lawyer can help you with the same. When you’re filing for the divorce in a family court of Singapore, you need to justify the point that you are in the country and living in Singapore for atleast three years and your spouse is out of the country for some reason or maybe he is travelling at that point of time. And you need to take the assurance of the court that they can handle the situation of yours as many times, in this kind of a situation, a court cannot take the case. 


The International family lawyer helps you understand the legal nooks of the case, he files for the divorce on your behalf, make arrangement so that you can get the settlement done in a lawful manner, ensures that in case of any threat against you, the court is going to take proper action and also ensures that if there is a child, the court’s decision must be in favour of the child and for his or her future benefit and the parents are ordered to take care in a proper manner as per the guidelines of the court always.


About Author: Jamson Lim works for a top Expat Divorce firm in Singapore and has effectively handled foreigners divorce cases in Singapore. He mostly writes on topics like expat divorce eligibility, child abduction, expat assets division and others. 


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