family and matrimony

Matrimonial and Family Laws

We here at Techno Legals LLP provide our clients with clear uncomplicated advice explaining their legal options, in relation to all aspects of family law. 

Family issues may include varied legal expectations varied from a Will, Issues Settlement, Joint family issues  and also those related to relation breakdown.

As part of our holistic approach to Family law we work closely with other trusted professionals and where appropriate can refer you to Life Coaches and Counsellors, Independent Financial Advisers, Accountants & Mediators. Partners in dispute may approach us at Pre-Litigation stage, ie. before moving to courts to find out legal options to settle things out of court, thus saving lot of energy and money.

Will Drafting and Registration

Future is Uncertain and life is short. In today's complicated world it becomes very difficult to be sure of what future holds. We here at Techno Legals LLP assist you in drafting Will, to ensure that after you, your loved ones don't have to go through any legal hassles in times of uncertainty

Pre-Nuptial Agreements 

Our experienced and knowledgeable family law experts can help you and your partner formulate & draft a Pre-Nuptial Agreement, which may protect you and your assets in the event your relationship breaks down irretrievably 

This type pre relationship formal agreement is becoming more and more popular, especially with wealthy individuals and those who are marrying for the second or third time who want to make sure that they do not have to lose their valuable assets in the event their partner intends to move out of relationship.

Such Agreements also favour female counterparts in a relationship at the time of start of relationship, by making sure their interests are protected.

In most cases prenuptial agreements will be enforced by the courts if a marriage breaks down, however, it is vital to ensure your agreement is formulated under legitimate circumstances as a judge is able to overturn any decisions if they believe the agreement was made under duress, is unfair or was not entered into freely and with full understanding of implications. 

Court Marriage / Registered Marriage

Our dedicated legal experts assist  you in getting your marriage solemnized as per the prevailing legal process after giving you a clear understanding of the process. 

Marriage Registration Services 

Marriages among Hindus are registered under section 8 of the Hindu marriage act 1955. All marriages shall be registered with the Hindu marriage Registrar or the Additional District Magistrate in each state. Section 8 of the act states that state government shall make rules in respect of registration of marriage and provide particulars to be entered in the Hindu Marriage register. This section applies to Hindus, Jains, and Buddhist. The states of Maharashtra and Gujarat, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh have already passed marriage registration acts.

Sikhs marriages are registered under Anand marriage act. Parsi marriage and divorce act, 1936 provides for compulsory registration of marriages. The Indian Christian marriage act also provides for compulsory registration of marriage among Christian.

Foreign Marriages 
Marriage of Indian citizen outside India is governed by the Foreign Marriages Act 1969. Section 4 states that marriage between parties in case one party is an Indian citizen can be solemnized under this act or under a marriage officer in a foreign country if

Neither party has a spouse living
Neither party is idiotic or lunatic
The bridegroom has completed 21 years of age and the bride has completed 18 years of age.
And the parties are not within degree of prohibited relationship.

Relationship Break Down 

Any relationship breakdown can cause great emotional stress and give a setback to life balance.Besides the personal trauma, there are numerous issues that will need discussing and resolving, and it is usually these where you’ll benefit from the help of a specialised family law professional. 

We can advise clients on all the options available on marriage breakdown and separation. If necessary we can deal with court proceedings for financial matters, for issues relating to your children, or to protect an individual from domestic violence. We are committed to encouraging a non-confrontational approach to resolving family disputes, using mediation and collaborative law where appropriate.

Our services include:

 a)            Assistance in Divorce proceedings

 b)            Maintenance, alimony

 c)            Judicial separation

 d)            Custody of children / visiting rights

 e)            Adoption matters

 f)             Custody of children

 g)            Restitution of Conjugal Rights.

 h)            Will, Family property settlement etc.