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CERTIFIED FAMILY LAW & DIVORCE LAWYER, Zahid Umar Advocate

Zahid Umar Divorce Lawyer

With over a decade of experience as an Advocates and Solicitors, Zahid Umar Law Office bring a wealth of expertise to individuals/family and business seeking legal counsel across Pakistan. Zahid Umar Advocate High Court, having completed LLM & LLM Degrees from Punjab University, Lahore, have honed skills in various areas of law, specializing in Family, Corporate and Civil Matters.
We have guided countless individuals across Pakistan & Abroad through delicate issues such as helping in online marriages/marriage certificates, obtaining Divorce/Divorce Certificate, Khulla, child custody of minors for parents/relatives, ensuring that their rights and interests are protected with compassion and professionalism.
Moreover, our proficiency extends to the corporate sector, where we have been assisting both domestic and international companies with a diverse range of legal matters. From contract negotiations to compliance issues, mediation, arbitration. We provide comprehensive legal support tailored to each client’s specific needs.
In civil law, we have a proven record of representing individuals as well as companies in property related transactions, including due-diligence, purchase, sale and mortgage, and disputes. Our courtroom experience and strategic approach have yielded favorable outcomes for our clients time and again.
Zahid Umar Law Office is committed to deliver effective legal solutions with integrity and dedication. Whether you are navigating a complex legal issue or seeking proactive legal advice. We are here to advocate for your rights and interest every step of the way.
Reach out today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards resolving your legal concerns with utmost confidence. Let’s work together to achieve your legal objectives.
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How long it take to obtain Divorce or Khulla in Pakistan?

Divorce or Khulla Process could take as little as 3 months to finalize in Pakistan or about 12 months depending on the circumstances of your case.
An uncontested divorce-Khulla generally takes less time, whereas a contested divorce-Khulla may consume more time due to unresolved family issues.
Should you decide to take your case to court, you could expect the process to take six months or longer. If any matter of dower or dowry article is contested, the court in Pakistan will need to determine through decree, which may take more time than expected.
A Couple also has the option to resolve the matter outside court through attorney. Who can usually help to resolve these issues quickly than going to trial, in court. However, this is subject to consent of both parties in unique circumstances.

Reasons to hire Certified-Divorce lawyer having Permanent membership of Punjab Bar Association and Lahore High Court Bar Association

Are you in need of legal counsel! That is not just proficient but also deeply committed to ensuring your rights and interests are protected? Zahid Umar Law Office, offers wealth of experience and unwavering dedication to our Clients cause.
There are number of benefits to hire an experienced Certified-Divorce Lawyer having Permanent Membership of Punjab Bar Association, Lahore High Court and Lahore Bar Association. You can rest assured a Certified Divorce Lawyer has the requisite experience and qualifications you would expect. We provide personalized solutions grounded in legal expertise and a steadfast pursuit of justice. Here are some additional benefits to hiring such an advocate:
As a Certified divorce lawyer, at Zahid Umar Law Office, we possess and characterize by thorough analysis, strategic planning and client-centric focus, we prioritize understanding of your unique circumstances and objectives to craft legal strategies aimed at achieving optimal outcomes. To go for separation through Divorce is emotional and stressful process, which is why hiring a specialist is so beneficial. Instead of wasting time and energy with a less experience lawyer, you can opt to hire certified lawyer/attorney, who can provide you with legal counsel you can depend on in time of need. Additionally, you will not find more experience or reputable lawyer than Zahid Umar Law Office.
Zahid Law Office can provide the experience you need to secure a auspicious-favorable outcome. Call us today to schedule your consultation.
As divorce/Khulla itself is stressful and emotional. It is not always easy to navigate this state of affairs related to the Divorce/Khulla process all by yourself. The Courts in Pakistan heavily relies on judgments, so it is important to turn this documentation process in on time. As an experienced Divorce lawyer Zahid Umar ensure your documentation is prepared correctly, and advocate for your best interest, and file documentation on your behalf saving you time and providing you with the peace of mind.
Zahid Umar has gone through rigorous certification process and met all qualifications that many other lawyers don’t. Setting them apart as the most experienced, knowledgeable and educated lawyers in their area of specialization.
A Certified lawyer marks an individual who is well respected in the legal community.
If you are looking for Divorce lawyer, Zahid Umar Law Office, can advocate on your behalf. Hiring such an expert at our law firm is the best move.

Divorce & Family Law - Cases We Handle

Turn to us for help with any of the following:

Separating and getting divorced can be an extremely stressful and difficult period in our lives.

Our team of Sydney-based family lawyers can help you simplify the process of divorce. We do this by hearing our client’s situation and providing top expert advice tailored to our client’s needs and circumstances. Whether it be determining eligibility for a divorce, preparing paperwork or serving notices to the other Party.

Separating and getting divorced can be an extremely stressful and difficult period in our lives.

Our team of Sydney-based family lawyers can help you simplify the process of divorce. We do this by hearing our client’s situation and providing top expert advice tailored to our client’s needs and circumstances. Whether it be determining eligibility for a divorce, preparing paperwork or serving notices to the other Party.

Separating and getting divorced can be an extremely stressful and difficult period in our lives.

Our team of Sydney-based family lawyers can help you simplify the process of divorce. We do this by hearing our client’s situation and providing top expert advice tailored to our client’s needs and circumstances. Whether it be determining eligibility for a divorce, preparing paperwork or serving notices to the other Party.

Separating and getting divorced can be an extremely stressful and difficult period in our lives.

Our team of Sydney-based family lawyers can help you simplify the process of divorce. We do this by hearing our client’s situation and providing top expert advice tailored to our client’s needs and circumstances. Whether it be determining eligibility for a divorce, preparing paperwork or serving notices to the other Party.

Separating and getting divorced can be an extremely stressful and difficult period in our lives.

Our team of Sydney-based family lawyers can help you simplify the process of divorce. We do this by hearing our client’s situation and providing top expert advice tailored to our client’s needs and circumstances. Whether it be determining eligibility for a divorce, preparing paperwork or serving notices to the other Party.

Service we render

Our unique team of lawyers has expertise in a wide range of legal fields, and we are committed to providing you with the best service for a variety of different issues.

Khula in Pakistan stands as a legal entitlement for wife to seek the dissolution of marriage from her husband. Within Pakistan’s legal framework, there exists various forms of dissolution of marriage like Divorce. Should a husband chose to end the marriage, his prerogative is termed as Talaq, encompassing a spectrum of options including divorce initiated at the wife’s request. However, where husband refuses to grant Divorce, the wife retains the option of pursuing dissolution of marriage through the legal avenue of Khula.

The khula process entails initially a suit for marriage dissolution based on principle of Khula within the family courts in Pakistan. Unlike civil disputes, which often span for years, the khula procedure is expedited as special provision under family court Act, 1964 has been provided for decision of family cases to be made within period of six months.

Zahid Umar Law Officer primarily emerges as a premier legal resource in matters pertaining to Family Law in Lahore, Pakistan. Our team of seasoned family-Divorce lawyers boasts extensive and nuanced understanding for Khula proceedings, Clients can expect dedicated and effective legal representation.

Regardless of societal reverence for Nikah, legally, it contractual agreement delineating the rights and responsibilities of both husband and wife. This perspective was understood by the Pakistan’s Supreme Court in year 2007, affirming Nikah’s contractual nature and the fundamental principle that neither spouse can be compelled to remain in the marriage against their free will. Thus when a wife seeks to end the marriage, she may exercise her right to pursue Khula.

The grounds for filling Khula Cases in Pakistan varies from case to case, each necessitating robust jurisdiction for dissolution of marriage. It is imperative to establish compelling grounds to support the case. Our team of top-tired family law expert lawyers can provide invaluable guidance tailored to your specific circumstances, ensuring that your legal rights are safeguarded throughout the khula process.

The grounds cited in Khula case can significantly impact disputes, particularly those pertaining to child custody. Therefore, it is essential for expert family lawyer to meticulously analyze case from all angles to protect the wife’s rights, particularly future custody claims of children. At Zahid Umar Law Office our longstanding commitment to excellence has earned us the reputation of being the foremost family law firm, renowned for achieving 100% success rate in family matters.

Here’s a step-by-step breakdown of the Procedure of Khula as offered by Zahid Umar Law Office:

  1. Consultation With Expert Family-Divorce Lawyer: Begin by consulting with our expert family-Divorce lawyer to discuss the specifics of your case specifically.
  2. Preparation of Khula Brief: Our experience family lawyer will meticulously prepare a khula brief based on facts and circumstances surrounding your case.
  3. Filling of the Case: The case is filed in relevant Family Court, for the preliminary hearing.
  4. Notice to Husband: Following the filling of your case, and preliminary hearing, the family court issues the Notice to Husband, requiring his appearance in court and submission of his written reply.
  5. Court Proceedings: If the husbands fails to appear personally or through some counsel on the date fixed for hearing, the court proceeds to adjudicate the matter in his absence.
  6. Reconciliation Attempt: In case the husband appears, the court may offer both husband and wife a fair opportunity to reconcile their differences.
  7. Absence of Reconciliation: Where reconciliation effort prove futile, of if the husband does not appear before the court despite service of notice. The court proceeds to evaluate the evidence to ascertain the grounds of khula.
  8. Dissolution of Marriage: Based on evidence and grounds of Khula presented to the Court, the court may proceed to dissolve the marriage on the basis of khula and issue Decree in favor of wife.

In Pakistan, Family Laws are structured to provide favorable outcomes for wives. Whether it pertains to seeking Khula, custody of children, maintenance, or the retrieval of dowry articles or dower. All these disputes are addressed within the jurisdiction of Family Court. These courts are known for their expediency in providing relief to wives, often reaching decisions within a period of weeks.

Pakistan Khula Grounds:

Various grounds for dissolution of marriage on the basis of Khula. Each, case presenting unique nature of circumstances that necessitate robust jurisdictions for marriage dissolution. It is crucial to establish strong grounds, making consultation with top Family-Divorce Lawyers imperative. Our experienced legal team of lawyers can adaptively navigate you through your legal rights and the Khula Procedure in Pakistan.

The grounds mentioned for Khula significantly impact disputes, especially concerning children. Hence, it is vital for family-divorce lawyer to thoroughly analyze situation to safeguard the wife’s rights, particularly in anticipation of future custody disputes. Zahid Umar Law Office has earned its reputation as a leading family law firm over years, boasting a track record of 100% success rate in family matters.

Pakistan Khula Grounds:

Pakistan Khula Grounds:

Divorce can be pronounced verbally or through using electronic means like telephone, email, WhatsApp chat etc. which is considered as valid divorce in Pakistan. However, it is also mandatory requirement for husband or wife to write down the divorce pronouncement on non-judicial stamp papers of Rs.100/- or above in the presence of at least 2 witnesses who must be marginal witness. It is advised to consult expert family/divorce lawyer to prepare & process divorce papers. A copy of divorce deed must be sent to Chairman/Secretary Union Council concerned by husband or wife, as the case may be. Under the law it is mandatory for Chairman/Secretary Union Council to register the divorce and make efforts to reconcile the matter before issuance of Divorce Registration Certificate/Divorce Effectiveness Certificate.

After completion of step-by-step process for Divorce before Chairman Union Council, Certificate of Divorce/Divorce Registration Certificate is issued by Chairman/Secretary Union Council.

As per Muslim Family Law Ordinance, 1961 husband cannot pronounce three divorce (Talaq, Talaq & Talaq) in one sitting, in a recent judgment Honorable Supreme Court has directed Government to amend the law whereby husband is obliged to pronounce divorce on monthly basis instead of pronouncing divorce thrice in one sitting. However, no such law is enacted by Government in this behalf. Regardless of above stated position, officials of Government have started to observe the practice of single divorce per month, and where case of pronouncing divorce thrice in one sitting is observed those cases have been rejected.

Zahid Umar Law Office can provide you with legal counsel you can depend on. If you have no other option and decide to end marriage relationship with spouse through divorce/Talaq feel free to contact us for advice. Additionally, you will not find more experience or reputable Divorce lawyers than Zahid Umar Law Office.

The Pakistani nationals residing abroad, could institute proceedings for dissolution of marriage and obtaining divorce certificate from Pakistani/Government officials under the Muslim Family Law Ordinance, 1961.

Pakistani husbands residing abroad could pronounced divorce (one divorce per month) such pronouncement or Divorce deed must be drafted by Divorce Lawyer, signed by husband or wife (where right to divorce is delegated to her) such divorce deed should be attested by two marginal witnesses.

Divorce Notice must be communicated to wife/husband through courier/email/Whatsapp/telegraph etc. or any other electronic mode at the address where wife is residing in Pakistan or during her visit to Pakistan at her residence.

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