The Process of Divorce in Australia

The Process of Divorce in Australia

Whenever someone raises the idea of separating with their partner, many people continue to have a preconceived notion that separations.

Financial Abuse in a Relationship

Financial Abuse in a Relationship

In a study by RMIT University, 16 percent of Australian women and 7 percent of men will experience financial abuse in their lifetime.

Divorce and COVID-19

Divorce and COVID-19

With the global pandemic forcing many families into lockdown together, couples may be spending more time than usual with one another.

Is there a Duty of Disclosure?

Is there a Duty of Disclosure?

Both parties to a marriage or de-facto relationship have a positive duty to provide full and frank disclosure of information relevant to an issue in their case.

Can My Child Decide Who They Want to Live With?

Can My Child Decide Who They Want to Live With?

A frequent question many of our clients ask is “Can my child decide who they want to live with?” Unfortunately, the answer is not clear cut and your child’s wishes are just 1 of 16 factors considered by the court in determining the best interests of your child.

Domestic Family Violence & Separation

Domestic Family Violence & Separation

Domestic and family violence is a serious social issue that affects everyone in a family – children, parents and other members of the extended family and the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia take family violence very seriously.