CHECKLIST – Preparation work when seeing a lawyer for the first time.

If you intend to proceed with the divorce proceedings, you need to bring along a copy of the documents as mentioned in this article.

1. If you intend to proceed to divorce, you need to bring along a copy of the following documents:

  • Marriage Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
  • NRIC Copy / Passport
  • CPF Statement under the public housing scheme.

2. You need to provide the following information:

  • Your occupation, date of birth, address
  • Your highest education qualification
  • Your religion
  • Your Spouse’s occupation
  • Your Spouse’s highest education qualification
  • Your Spouse’s religion
  • Your spouse’s date of birth
  • Your current address
  • Your spouse’s current address
  • Children’s names/date of birth/school names/school hours

Allow us to take it from here.

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3. How your marriage broke down. You need to provide the pointers.

4. Your views on the Ancillary Issues; What is your claim in regards to the following?:

  • a)  Maintenance of wife and children
  • b)  Division of matrimonial property
  • c)  Division of other matrimonial assets.
  • d)  Custody, care and control of the children.
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