Divorce Service Thailand
Divorce Service is one of the most common issues that law firms handle. Our law firm is well-established in handling divorce cases in Thailand. Majority of our clients are foreigners who have Thai Spouses. Thailand has a complex type of law which gives out many possible options for its people. For Divorce cases, it is possible to file for two types of divorce which differs from the process but rest assure that Siam Attorney is capable of handling both types of divorce which is:
Contested Divorce or an Uncontested Divorce. The former tends to be very costly whilst the latter, also known as an Administrative Divorce, is cheaper and less complicated.
Our law firm is well known for providing the best option in terms of resolution from our Divorce Service or other marital issues. We always look on possible options for our clients as well as the most beneficial. We see to it that we check our client’s decision as well as how it will affect our clients in the long run. Divorce can be an easy process but it will require a lot of focus and knowledge to run smoothly.
Table of Contents:1 Our Divorce Service 2 What is Contested and Uncontested Divorce? 3 Our Options for Divorce Cases 4 Types of Couple who can file Divorce in Thailand 5 Siam Attorney's Divorce Service in Thailand
1. Our Divorce Service
At Siam Attorney, we are experts in Separation and Divorce matters. Our Divorce Service is one of the best in the country, we have Family Law Attorneys in Bangkok and in our Phuket branch. Our Phuket Law firm can also provide a quality service when it comes to Divorce cases in Thailand. We understand the intricacies of all aspects of Family Law and how to get the best possible outcome for your situation. When marriage fails, it is certain that both parties or at least one of the parties would want a divorce. Dissolution of marriage is possible in Thailand through filing for a Divorce.
It is highly recommended that you seek professional legal advice in Thailand before agreeing to sign any documentation with regard to divorce proceedings.
2. What is Contested Divorce and Uncontested Divorce?
Contested Divorce, or when one party is not willing to end the marriage, or only one party wants the divorce, there will be proceedings in the court.
For an Uncontested Divorce, the couple just need to register their divorce at the District Office where they marriage registration was held, or at least at the Register Office of the province where the Thai couple/ Thai national lives.
3. Our Options for Divorce Service Cases
- Registering a divorce by mutual consent
Mutual consent is a divorce that is consented by both parties. Divorce by mutual consent means both spouses agree and seek for the dissolution of marriage.
- Court-approved settlement
If the couple agreed to divorce however there are issues to settle such as division of marital assets, child custody, spousal and child support, visitation rights, court settlement needs to be sought. The court will decide and issue an order about the settlement which is directly enforceable. Both parties cannot breach the agreement as there is a court order.
- File a divorce at Thai family court
Decision to grant divorce will be done by the court. This will be based on the evidences provide to support the claim for the grounds of divorce used.
4. Types of Couple who can file Divorce in Thailand
Apart from choosing the applicable divorce option for you, each condition of divorcing couple varies. Let us examine the different aspects we need to consider before determining the right course of action regarding filing a divorce in Thailand:
Parties who could divorce can generally subdivided into three types:
(1) marriage between Thai national
(2) marriage wherein at least one party is Thai
(3) marriage between individuals with two different nationalities (intercultural marriage).
5. Siam Attorney’s Divorce Services in Thailand
Divorce is specialized and complex areas of law that require specific expertise from your legal team. This is something we do every day. We understand the complications and intricacies of Separation and Divorce and know exactly how to apply the law to your specific case, to achieve the best outcome for you in the shortest possible time.
We have decades of experience in Family Law, we offer nothing but expertise and professional approach to each and every case we take on. We will protect your rights, and communicate with you in a timely manner, listening to your concerns and utilizing our extensive network of barristers and advisors. We have a wide array of options available for you depending on your preferred outcome. Our aim here at Siam Attorney is to help you achieve the outcome you are looking for, whether that is more time with your precious children, a better share of the matrimonial assets, we know how to maximize the outcome for you.
The highly professional Family Law Team at Siam Attorney in Thailand can assist you with negotiations and court proceedings in the following matters:
- Children’s Matters
- Property & Financial Matters
- Pre-Nuptial Agreements
- Financial Agreements
- De Facto Relationships
At Siam Attorney we understand how difficult this time is for you and if we can achieve the result you are looking for without resorting to litigation, we will do so, exhausting all avenues of negotiation without going to court, where possible.