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  • Are uncomplicated, friendly and professional,
  • Our fees are sensitive to the South African economy,
  • Have a team of professionals in all major Cities,
  • Function with integrity, attention to detail and are objective driven,
  • Use technology, innovation and internal processes to streamline your experience,
  • Strive to improve the sector we operate in.

 

SERVICES | AMASEVISI


In our ‘team’ we have Legal Practitioners (Lawyers & Attorneys) and other Professionals who offer parallel solutions. Our website menu items LEGAL PRACTITIONERS and OTHER PROFESSIONALS offer a summary of services and will help you decide which type of service provider to use. Please review both pages. Afterwards, if you are still not sure who to use please ask for guidance using the Immediate Action Form on the Contacts Page.

 

FREE OR FEE? SIMAHLA OKANYE UHLAWULE?


For free services you could engage with an organization such as legal-aid.co.za or visit justice.gov.za for free information. Depending on your issue any of the following organizations might be appropriate and mandated to help for free:

  • The National Consumer Commission,
  • CGSO,
  • CCMA,
  • Housing Tribunal,
  • For insurance or banking issues, you should contact the appropriate ombudsman.

If you are looking to hire a Professional we guarantee that the fees quoted will be reasonable and you will not be charged anything until you have accepted a quote or entered into an engagement letter. Payment options will be communicated and might include hourly, per project, fixed rate or retainer. See a Cost Guideline HERE. The use of a Legal Practitioner or Court should be engaged with only once you have exhausted all amicable and free options, or if the matter at hand needs legal guidance and an expert to expedite a solution.


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An E-Consult is an effective way to receive expedited support for select, once off or ad hoc matters. Please visit the menu item for more information on this process. CLICK HERE

 

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Adoption


Adoption law in South Africa is designed to ensure the well-being of children while respecting the rights of both the biological parents and prospective adoptive parents. Here's a simple overview of how it works:

Firstly, anyone wishing to adopt a child in South Africa must meet certain criteria set out by the Children's Act of 2005. This includes being over the age of 18, being mentally and emotionally capable of caring for a child, and being able to provide a stable and loving home environment.

The adoption process begins with an application to an accredited adoption agency or social worker. The applicant undergoes a thorough screening process, which may include interviews, home visits, and background checks to assess their suitability to adopt.

Once approved, the adoption agency or social worker will work to match the prospective adoptive parents with a child whose needs and circumstances align with their abilities and preferences. This matching process takes into account factors such as the age, gender, and background of the child, as well as the preferences of the prospective parents.

Once a suitable match is found and both parties agree to proceed with the adoption, legal procedures are followed to finalize the adoption through the courts. This typically involves obtaining a court order granting parental rights and responsibilities to the adoptive parents, and legally severing the ties between the child and their biological parents.

Throughout the process, the best interests of the child are paramount, with the aim of providing them with a safe, loving, and permanent family environment. Adoption law in South Africa seeks to ensure that all adoptions are carried out ethically and transparently, with the welfare of the child as the primary consideration.

The information on this page is not legal advice. Please engage with our team so we can assign your request to a Legal Practitioner. We look forward to being of service.

Adoption