New Article by Attorney Kutty Reflects on the Cultural Nuances of a South Asian American Divorce

Article by Attorney Kutty

In addition to appearing on “Asian Connection” to discuss some of the issues specific to divorce in the South Asian community, Sugar Land family law attorney Yasmin Kutty has penned an informative article on the subject as well. “Cultural Nuances in a South Asian American Divorce” is featured in the latest edition of LCAHouston and discusses the role family plays in both the arrangement and ending of divorce among men and women from India, Pakistan, and surrounding areas. The article, linked above, can also be viewed in the "Talking Points" section at

In the article, Attorney Kutty addresses the three issues at the forefront of South Asian American divorce:

  • Financial transparency between the couple
  • Presumptions about child custody issues
  • Gold jewelry presented to the bride from the groom’s family

With cultural ties to the South Asian community and 20 years of experience helping families streamline the process of divorce for maximum benefit to all involved, Attorney Kutty is uniquely equipped to deal with these issues and to assist families experiencing them in getting quick resolution. If you are considering a divorce or simply have questions about the process, please contact the Kutty Law Firm online or by calling our Sugar Land office at (713) 955-7477 to schedule a consultation today. Attorney Kutty welcomes women and men of all cultural backgrounds living in Houston, Katy, and surrounding areas of Texas.