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What court is the Family Division?

What court is the Family Division?

Royal Courts of Justice
We are one of 3 divisions of the High Court of Justice, together with the Chancery Division and the Queen’s Bench Division. We are based at the Royal Courts of Justice in London and at various other locations across England and Wales. Hearings at the Royal Courts of Justice are usually heard by a High Court judge.

How many law courts are there in Kenya?

Courts. The Judiciary of Kenya consists of five Superior courts made up of the Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, High Court, Industrial Court, Environment and Land Court. The subordinate courts consist of the Magistrate Court, Courts Martial and Kadhi Court.

How many high courts are there in Kenya?

High Court Stations and Divisions There are currently 41 High Court Stations. There are also seven Divisions established as listed below.

What are family law courts?

The Family Court and Family Division deal with all kinds of legal disputes to do with children and the breakdown of relationships. Most seriously, the Family Court will deal with cases where the government (local councils, in practice) intervenes in a family to protect children from harm.

How does family court work in South Africa?

The Family Advocate assists members of a family to reach an agreement on disputed issues of custody, access and guardianship. If the parties are unable to reach an agreement, the Family Advocate evaluates the parties’ circumstances in light of the best interests of the child and makes a recommendation to the Court.

What is a cause list?

A list of cases to be heard, displayed in the precincts of a court. The Daily Cause List lists all cases for trial in the Royal Courts of Justice and its outlying buildings. It also contains the warned list of cases about to be listed for hearing. From: Cause List in A Dictionary of Law »

Which is the smallest court in Kenya?

Magistrates court
The Supreme Court is the highest Court in the Judiciary while the lowest Court is the Magistrates court.

Which court is the highest in Kenya?

The Supreme Court
The Supreme Court is the highest Court in the Judiciary while the lowest Court is the Magistrates court. The court hears and determines cases relating to presidential elections.

What does the family division do?