Family Law


The Pioneering Balance: Sharia and Modernity in UAE Inheritance Law

In the UAE, Inheritance Law rooted in Islamic principles ensures equitable asset distribution among family members, upholding unity and prosperity.”


The Challenge of Resolving Complex Inheritance Disputes

2023 transforms family inheritance disputes in Dubai. Explore legal complexities and recent legislative changes.


Inheritance Laws for Non-Muslims in the UAE – An Overview from a Legal Perspective

In every jurisdiction, legal frameworks define the rights and statuses of its inhabitants. In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the intricacies of inheritance for non-Muslims find their origins in Islamic Sharia law. Sharia, predominantly extracted from the Quran and the Sunnah (the teachings of Prophet Muhammad PBUH[1]), serves as the foundational basis for inheritance and […]


Men’s Rights in Divorce in the UAE: Addressing Abuse and Unfair Treatment from a Legal Perspective

In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), divorce is a legal process that can be fraught with complexities, particularly when one party has experienced abuse and unfair treatment within the marriage. This article, aims to shed light on men’s rights in divorce in the UAE, with a focus on situations where husbands have been subjected to […]


“UAE Child Custody Laws: Prioritizing Well being and Welfare”

UAE laws on child custody are dedicated to the well-being of the child, a paramount concern. Distinct UAE Custody Approach: In the realm of child custody law in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a distinctive and innovative approach is the categorization of parents into ‘guardians’ and ‘custodians’. This unique concept emphasizes a balanced distribution of […]