Family Justice Courts of Singapore

The Family Justice Courts of Singapore was established in 2014 to make family disputes less adversarial, with more emphasis placed on the well-being of children. The Family Justice Courts help families to resolve their disputes faster. The focus of the Family Justice Courts is on providing parties with a practical outcome and direct their attention … Read more

Marriage Counselling Singapore

I have some clients who decide on divorce after going through rounds of marriage counselling Singapore. Some other clients decide on divorce without even speaking to their family members. Just how important is marriage counselling Singapore? Marriage Counselling Singapore From a layman’s perspective, marriage counselling Singapore serves to save the marriage. A counsellor may be … Read more

Mandatory Counselling Before Divorce Singapore?

Is there mandatory counselling before divorce Singapore? There is no mandatory counselling before divorce Singapore for couples who have an agreement on all divorce terms. For those who have at least one child under the age of 14, and do not have an agreement on all divorce terms, the person filing for divorce needs to … Read more

Warning Signs of Divorce

When I attend gatherings and friends find out that I am a divorce lawyer, they will be curious about my work. Am I put off by marriage, having witnessed so many divorces (200 to 300 per year)? Some ask me if there are any warning signs of divorce. As a family lawyer in Singapore, I … Read more

Findings by Jessica Leong Singapore on Divorce in Singapore

Dr Jessica Leong Singapore surveyed 134 divorcees, consisting of 45 men and 89 women, in 2011 for her PhD research. The marriage counsellor has counselled couples in difficult marriages for almost 2 decades. Findings of Jessica Leong Singapore- Reasons for Divorce Jessica Leong Singapore found that 25% of the respondents cited adultery as the main … Read more