Education Background & Experience
Nelima has acquired great expertise in various areas of the law and specialized in handling matters in the areas of Children’s Law; Custody, Care & Maintenance, International aspects of children & the law, Separation, Marriage Law & Matrimonial Causes, Mediation, Contentious & Non-Contentious Probate, Succession Planning & Wills, Adoptions & Guardianships (Kinship Adoptions & Advisory on Foster Care)
Given her background and training in peer counselling, she is able to deal with the strenuous and emotional nature of family matters while paying key attention to her client’s needs. She keenly identifies legal issues while ensuring objectivity and offers a solution-based approach to the legal questions/conundrums that arise.
She is engaged in the conduct of adoption matters ranging from rendering advisory on local, kinship and international adoptions, the Pre-placement period, Placement period and finally the adoption process. She also provides advisory and services on Guardianships.