This is a process in law that brings about a change in status of the parties involved and may be a legally complicated process, but should not necessarily be so. By getting married the parties entered into an agreement which by divorce came to an end and subsequently dissolves the marriage between them.

Marriage is a unique type of contract which gives rise to certain rights and obligations of course also unique to a marriage. As it stands today in our law the main grounds for divorce are irretrievable breakdown of the marriage relationship between spouses that is to say that matters between the parties involved has deteriorated to such a degree that there is no reasonable prospect of a normal marriage relationship between them that can be restored.

At van Eden attorneys we are all to aware thereof that a divorce can be a very stressful and painful experience and thus are there to assist and guide you through the legal process involved.

Important issues such as Maintenance, Custody & Access Rights form an integral part of the process.