Divorce is a difficult decision. We understand the emotional situation you are in. At Emerald Law, our lawyers who specialise in Syariah Divorce will advise you on the divorce procedure in the Syariah Courts of Singapore, your legal rights and obligations, the issues surrounding the custody of your children and the division of your matrimonial assets.
Each type of divorce are different and the method to be used depends on factors such as whether it is the husband or the wife is seeking the divorce. The process can be tedious, but do rest assured that we’re here with you every step of the way. For more commonly asked questions
A Muslim divorce that is effected by the simple act of the husband's rejecting the wife.
Divorce by paying compensation/redemption to your husband.
A condition made by the wife which acts as her safeguard throughout the marriage.
Dissolution of the marriage by judicial decree
Faraidh deals with how the assets and estate of a deceased muslim person should be distributed to his/her beneficiaries.
Come by for a free first consultation. It is for us to discuss your matter briefly and to provide you with a general overview.
Generally, it may take between four months to a year.
You may proceed to the Syariah Court and obtain a Certificate of Revocation. It is best to check with the court as sometimes there may be a need for you to remarry.