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Family, Gender & Child Unit

The Family, Gender & Child Unit is run by Steve Tuson, Philippa Kruger & Sithembiso Mabaso; & operates every Monday from 08h00 – 11h00

The Family, Gender & Child Unit deals with all family and gender related legal problems, including:

  • Divorces

  • Parental Responsibilities and Rights matters and guardianship applications

  • Applications to rescind or vary divorce decrees

  • Urgent interdicts or orders

  • Selected maintenance claims with special merit

  • Discrimination based on grounds of gender

  • Applications for the appointments of curators bonis and curators ad litem

  • Matters related to children’s rights