Contract of Personal Separation (Separazzjoni Personali) and Separation of Estates (Separazzjoni tal-Beni)

Contract of Personal Separation (Separazzjoni Personali) and Separation of Estates (Separazzjoni tal-Beni)

The Contract of Personal Separation (Separazzjoni Personali) and Separation of Estates (Separazzjoni tal-Beni) are significant legal agreements in Malta, particularly for couples contemplating or undergoing a separation. We provide expert legal services to assist individuals in navigating these agreements.

A Contract of Personal Separation is a formal agreement that outlines the terms of separation between spouses. This contract addresses various aspects of a separation, including custody of children, maintenance obligations, division of assets, and visitation rights. It is a crucial document that helps ensure that the separation process is clear, fair, and legally binding. Our role is to provide guidance and advice in drafting this contract, which is normally discussed together with the couples’ legal advisors, ensuring that it reflects the best interests of our clients and complies with Maltese law.

Our team ensures that your legal needs are met with the highest level of care, discretion, and professional expertise, whether you are considering a separation or need to formalize the division of your assets.

Apart from separation de jure, Separation of Estates is an arrangement that can be made either before the marriage through a Pre-Nuptial Agreement or during the marriage, through a contract of Separation of Estates, allowing spouses to manage their assets independently, it determines the division and management of the couple’s assets during marriage. We will ensure that the division of assets is equitable and in accordance with the couple’s wishes.