Carter Smith Attorneys

Divorce Lawyers | Johannesburg
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At Carter Smith Attorneys specialist divorce lawyers take personal care of all family related matters such as divorce and maintenance applications along with and other related issues.

Divorce AttorneyEwan Carter Smith is an admitted attorney who obtained his B.Com and LLb degrees. He is a Notary Public and Conveyancer and has right of appearance in the High Court.

Ewan has many years experience as divorce attorney. Before practising for own account, Ewan has been with various firms in and around the West Rand and Randburg region.

Besides divorce, other related matters also handled by the firm include inter alia Civil Unions, the Provisions of the Children’s Act, the parental rights of contact to children, their primary care and custody, maintenance and related issues.

Aspects of Matrimonial affairs falling within the firm’s scope include:

All aspects of marriage, divorce, maintenance and custody law.

Instituted divorce proceedings as well as Rule 43 applications. Contested or uncontested divorce applications and conducting of divorce trials. In cases where a basis for settlement could be established, constructive negotiations are initiated.

Claim for damages
Adultery and alienation of affection.

Including orders in terms of the Domestic Violence Act, 116 of 1998.

Advice on maintenance law; attending on applications for maintenance and non-compliance with court orders.

Child Custody issues
Applications for access and contact. Criminal proceedings in event of abuse in the matrimonial home. Arrangement of family advocate and child-line appointments.

For a discussion on the attorney’s role in divorce, be sure to visit Getting a divorce.

The offices are conveniently situated and accessible from all directions with ample free parking facilities. For a discreet consultation contact us or complete and submit the Contact Form below.

Useful Links

Application for Maintenance Order

This informative government website provides information on a wide range of maintenance related issues including the steps to follow, cost, application forms and contact details for obtaining a maintenance order or to have an existing order amended.

Office of the Family Advocate

The Office of the Family Advocate is involved in the evaluation and recommendation to the relevant Court upon written request by a party in a divorce action or application related to disputes over primary care or contact or any aspect of parental rights of children.


…discussing your unique divorce circumstances with a knowledgeable divorce attorney could ensure a solid foundation for a new beginning.

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Carter Smith Attorneys

Block B, First floor, Unit 2
Clearview Office Park
77 Wilhelmina Avenue
Constantia Kloof
1709 Roodepoort

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