Huge wealth will always give you huge responsibility and a great need for privacy and security. It shall be managed very wisely by considering excellent legal advises with regard to the ultimate disposition of property.
UAE’s inheritance laws are governed by The Personal Affairs Law of No.28 of 2005 which enables Non-Muslim expats living in the UAE to apply native laws to distribute their assets in UAE. The UAE Civil Code also regulates this aspect of distribution of assets by executing a Will according to one’s wish. If will is not executed by an expat and who dies intestate in his assets will be distributed as per Shariat Law irrespective of the fact whether the expat is a Muslim or non Muslim.
We provide advice and representation in all forms of family disputes like Separation and judicial separation; divorce petition grounds; financial matters arising out of separation or divorce; review of tax and pensions matters; international and jurisdictional issues; injunction and restraining orders; cohabitation and premarital contracted. Moreover, where children are involved, our areas of advice and assistance include: Custody issues and maintenance payments towards the children; residency issues; and contact order matters.
Wealthy individuals and financial institutions that handle estates of private clients needs expert assistance and at the same time confidential legal advices to tackle the issues in property matters. Our Wealth Management Group has excellent expertise in asset protection, tax planning, wills, charitable giving, estate administration and powers of attorney. We deal with the laws related to marriage, divorce and maintenance as well.
We are equipped to give perfect solutions to all sort of clients, be it owner of wealth, the inheritor, or the financial advisor.