Family law

Family law


A family lawyer can help you if you are caught in a family related dispute. Exercise your rights, consider calling a family lawyer.


Trust Davis& Partner's experience in family law to settle your family disputes



What exactly is family law? What does a family lawyer do?


Family law is an area of civil law that governs all matters relating to relations between spouses and between parents and their children. A family lawyer provides legal service by way of advice concerning all of the following contested matters:

  • Filiation
  • Child custody access
  • Separation
  • Support payments
  • Divorce 
  • Marital property
  • Property partitions
  • Children's rights
  • Child custody
  • Child support laws


Family disputes and how they relate to family law


Family disputes are often very difficult to live through for the parties concerned. This is usually one of the most difficult times in a person's life, whether adult or child.

We are fully aware of that fact and the legal solutions we offer in litigating family law are respectful of what your family is going through. Our approach as family lawyers is to always aim at making this stressful life situation or ordeal easier to deal with and eventually overcome.

At Davis& Partners, our family lawyers will represent you with experience gained over many years litigating family law cases and trials in the courts of Yaounde. Furthermore, when working with a family lawyer you can be sure that he or she will protect your legal interests with fervor and exercise your legal rights so that you are not aggrieved in any way.


When things go wrong in a relationship, hire a family lawyer to help you weigh your options more clearly.


When divorce or separation cannot be avoided, it is always advisable to take on the services of a family lawyer, should you not be able to resolve matters on your own, to help you make sense of things and to manage a possibly complicated situation as best as possible.

What are your legal rights? How do you divide family assets? How does child support work? What about child custody?

Our lawyers in family law will first listen to your case to better understand your situation and only then, carefully advise you on the issues of your case to ensure you know you will be properly represented and to assure your rights are respected.


Children have rights too! It is important these rights are respected.


Even if you want to avoid any and all dealings with a family lawyer, the simple fact is your dispute must be settled if it cannot be resolved in your couple.

Children, are more than mere spectators in family disputes… they have rights that by law must be respected. Children's rights are important. Our family lawyers are here for this purpose: to inform you and ensure your children's rights are respected throughout the course of any trial or divorce.

With respect to child support, family law ensures that both parents continue to meet the needs of children through child support. Child support is often a source of conflict between former spouses.

If you are considering the services of a family lawyer in Yaounde, consider contacting our lawyers. Davis& Partners can effectively represent you in court to make sure that your children's rights are respected at all times.