Here you may find information about family law in Pakistan. Our team of family legal lawyers best help their clients in settling family law issues thus Pakistan. The general set of laws depends on English common law and Islamic law. The former is more influential in commercial law while the latter is more influential in personal status (and more recently, criminal and tax law to some extent).
After the partition of India in 1947, the legislation relating to Muslim family law introduced in British India continued to govern personal status. A seven-part Commission on Marriage and Family Laws was set up in 1955 with a transmit to consider the individual status laws relevant in the new state and decide the zones requiring change. The Commission presented its report in 1956, recommending various changes, including, for instance, the thought of all triple talaqs (aside from the third of three) as single, revocable repudiations.