Family Law


C&M Advocates maintains a family law unit in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania which has represented clients on various law matters across Tanzania.

Our Family law unit has expertise in all aspects of Family Law, which includes matrimonial causes; trust administration; administration of estate among others.

Our divorce lawyers in Dar es Salaam have handled several family law matters, which include divorce proceedings, annulment of marriage, adoption proceedings, custody and maintenance of children, grant of probate & letter of administration.

Our family lawyers also regularly give legal advice on a wide range of family matters such as successions and intestacy. We also offer Will drafting and lodgement for various clients.

Our lawyers appreciate the fact that family issues could be emotional because the issue of personal concerns and infants are being discussed. Therefore, we provide a sympathetic and practical environment in which our clients can discuss the problems facing them and how we can help them obtain the best result for them.

Specific Family Law areas we specialize in:

  • Matrimonial causes, which includes divorce, legal separation and annulment of marriage
  • Trust Administration, Gifts and Will
  • Divorce settlement in Tanzania, alimony, maintenance and custody of children
  • Adoption proceeding
  • Administration of Estate
  • Pre-nuptial agreement
  • Litigation in Estates

Our Services:

  • Drafting of Wills
  • Drafting and reviewing of deed of gift
  • Advising and drafting of pre-nuptial agreements
  • Instituting and defending divorce‚Äôs action and settlement of matrimonial assets or property
  • Drafting and filling applications for adoption of children
  • Administration of estates, which includes estate planning, processing of grant of probate and letters of administration