Custody / Access

Custody / Access are probably the most important aspects dealt with when parents divorce and there are minor children involved.

It determines:

  1. who cares for your child;
  2. how you are able to maintain contact with your child;
  3. who is able to act as guardian of your child; and
  4. what amounts are contributed towards the maintenance of your child.

Therefore, it is very important to contact the experts at M. P. Lutge Incorporated’s Durban offices, as our attorneys are well equipped to guide you through your Custody / Access problems and ensure that your rights, in respect of your child, are protected.

Our founder has, since he began dealing with Custody / Access matters over thirty years ago, grown and developed his firm into a team of experts within the company and throughout South Africa. This network of expert legal professionals, constructed over the last three decades, is capable of assisting you anywhere in the country with your Custody / Access issue.

Custody / Access can be broken down as follows:

  1. custody is the parental control and supervision of all the activities of a child’s day-to-day life, such as guiding the child in religious activities, preventing them from having certain friends, signing legal documents on behalf of the child, etc.;
  2. access allows a parent to spend time with his or her child.

At our Durban head office, we ensure that your little ones best interests are served and you retain custody and access of your child, regardless of where you are situated in South Africa.

Our expert attorneys ensure your rights to custody / access are enforced. Should you ex-spouse inhibit your rights to access / custody, or break the terms of his or her custody / access, we will approach the court for the following:

  1. An interdict;
  2. An order directing compliance; and/or
  3. An order finding him/her guilty of a criminal sanction.

Regardless of where you are in South Africa, our extensive network of attorneys is able to meet your needs. Our professional and proficient attorneys placed throughout the country are waiting to provide you with the best legal service.

We at M. P. Lutge Incorporated in Durban are the only firm you require for help with Custody / Access.