Family Law Team

Protecting your rights and keeping your focus on achieving the best outcome

Our Family Law team has extensive experience assisting families with divorce, property settlements (married and de facto) and cases involving children. We can help with negotiations, court proceedings and mediation, which can provide a positive outcome without the cost or stress of litigation.

Understanding that family law matters are emotionally charged our approach is to first understand your needs. We will then provide advice about your legal rights, obligations and entitlements, and the different options available to settle any disputes. Typically we apply our extensive experience to encourage settlements, not arguments and to remain focused on achieving the best outcome in a cost effective manner.

Our Areas of Expertise Includes

  • Mediation
  • Parenting Plans and Consent Orders
  • Property and financial matters and settlements for married, de facto and same sex couples
  • Separation
  • Divorce Hearings
  • Parenting matters for married, de facto and same sex couples
  • Domestic Violence
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Child Support
  • Grandparents interests

Accessing Our Services

We are committed to ensuring you have access to high quality and cost effective legal advice regardless of your location. Our family lawyers also understand the many and varied circumstances that may exist around a family law matter including the criticality of deadlines and the urgency of certain circumstances.

We will endeavour to find a way to meet face-to-face for an initial consultation meeting with new clients however if it is not possible we support various electronic communication methods including Skype. To arrange an initial consultation with a legal expert contact us.

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Top Family Law Posts

Twins’ fight over mother’s will turns ugly

The fight over a mother’s will has turned ugly, with a twin arguing that his brother’s share in the estate should be reduced. The contrast between Lennie and Rodney Meres could not have been greater. Lennie was very close to his parents, living with them for more than...

When child discipline becomes criminal

It is a grey area of law: in what circumstances can a parent be charged for disciplining their child? It is a question that has probably crossed most parents’ minds at one point or another. A NSW father has been charged with assault occasioning grievous bodily harm...

Man sets own home on fire so ex-wife can’t get it in divorce

A man who burnt down his home to avoid his ex-wife getting it in their property settlement has maintained that the house was legally his – and therefore his to destroy. Emergency services responded to a house fire in Coniston, a suburb of Wollongong, to find Krste...