Lawyer Profiles

Profile - Gulab Sobhraj

Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore
LLB (Hons), London
Barrister-at-Law (Middle Temple)
Commissioner for Oaths
Notary Public

Email : gulab@crossbows.com.sg

Gulab Sobhraj was called to the Bar in May 1994 and is the Managing Partner of the firm. He is also a Commissioner for Oaths and a Notary Public.

The core area of Gulab’s legal practice is family law with particular emphasis on matrimonial law.

Gulab is an experienced and caring family lawyer, handling each case with the utmost sensitivity, patience, empathy and a sympathetic ear, striving to provide workable and sensible solutions. He deals with a broad spectrum of matrimonial work which includes:

*Contentious and non-contentious divorce and the annulment of marriages.

*Advising clients on ancillary issues, in both contentious and non-contentious situations, an inevitability in most divorce situations which includes:

  • the division of the matrimonial home;
  • the division of matrimonial assets apart from the matrimonial home;
  • maintenance for the wife and children of the marriage;
  • custody, care and control of the children of the marriage; and
  • access to the children of the marriage, amongst other issues.

*Claims for Personal Protection Orders and Domestic Exclusion Orders in situations involving, physical/verbal abuse, threats of abuse and harassment.

*Claims for maintenance in non-divorce situations for wives and children.

*Custody of children and access in non-divorce situations under the Guardianship of Infants Act.

*Drawing up Deeds of Separation and negotiating on the terms of separation.

*Other aspects of Gulab’s practice include:

*Drawing up Wills, Deed Polls and Powers of Attorney.

*Drawing up Pre-Nuptial Agreements.

*Assisting Executors and Personal Representatives in applying for Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration for the purpose of administering the estates of deceased loved ones;

*Family Settlements and Trusts.

*Adoption