Women are often considered as a weaker and unequal in patriarchal society, therefore the offences and discriminatory treatment against women remain unheard. Considering this vital situations, India has enacted stringent laws to punish the culprits. Unfortunately, the misuse of these provisions is also seen as a few frivolous complaints were also registered with ulterior motives to harass.
The Protection of Woman from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 provides more effective protection for the victims of violence of any kind occurring within the family. Under the provisions of Act, the victim can file an Application for obtaining a relief by way of a protection order, an order for monetary relief, a custody order, a residence order, a compensation order, or more than one of these.
Section 498A of IPC prescribes imprisonment of upto 3 years and fine for causing cruelty to woman by husband of woman and/or relatives of husband.
The Firm provides complete legal assistance in relation to contesting and pursuing the cases. The Firm advises and drafts all the legal instruments including pleadings before Forums and Court of Law and also appears before the Forums and Court of law.
Dr. Farrukh Khan is the founding partner of the firm, and is also the administrative head. He is placed amongst the most eloquent and skilful lawyers in the country with above par legal knowledge. His command over the subjects of law with practical hands-on-approach invariably paves way for achie
Changhez Khan is an experienced and valued Partner of the firm, second-generation lawyer who hails from a family of lawyers, with advocacy ingrained in his spirit since early days. He is an alumnus of Aligarh Muslim University, having attained bachelor’s degree in Law, his advocacy has always pea
Mr Amique Khalid is a Senior Associate with Diwan Advocates who has been an indispensable asset for a decade. Mr Khalid completed his law degree from Aligarh Muslim University. Mr Khalid is a versatile and a well-known lawyer. He has conducted many high profile and important matters ranging from
Akanksha Singh is an Advocate working with Diwan Advocates and honing her advocacy since 2016. She is a law graduate from Chaudhary Charan Singh University. She is a first-generation lawyer with exceptional analytical skills, an eye for detail and has been unlocking her potential each day in the
Pradeep Singh is a first generation Lawyer and graduated in a Law degree from Faculty of Law, Delhi University. He actively partook in college moot courts and also participated in Harvard National Model United Nations. He is an enthusiastic and creative lawyer with interest in diverse laws. He em
Ridhima is the first generation, ardent and dedicated lawyer, who is passionate about her career, graduated from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University and pursuing her Master of Laws (LLM) from Kurukshetra University.
Since the very beginning, being associated with Diwan Advocates, She
Shabeena Khan is the first generation and experienced Advocate with a demonstrated history of working in the law practice industry. She earned her LLM(Hons) from Law College Dehradun, Uttarkhand and her B.A. LL.b(Hons) from Dibrugarh University, Assam.
She is a seasoned lawyer in represen
Mr. Amrit Jot Singh Lamba is a first-generation lawyer focused on learning crucial aspects of civil and criminal law along with the skill of drafting various pleadings in District Courts as well as the High Court of Delhi. He has completed his BBA LLB (Hons)
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