5 Tips For Finding the Right Family Lawyer5 May 2021 | Family Law
Knowing where to go and what to look for in a family lawyer can be overwhelming, especially at such a difficult time in your life. Keep in mind that you will have to discuss some very personal issues including your children, your assets, and your financial circumstances, so finding a lawyer you feel...
Working together to resolve relationship disputes19 March 2021 | Family Law
When your relationship breaks down you can access a range of dispute resolution services to help you and your former partner reach agreement. These services can include negotiation between lawyers, mediation, arbitration, conciliation and family dispute...
Recent Changes to Queensland’s Guardianship System7 December 2020 | Wills & Estates
Important changes to Queensland’s guardianship system came into effect on 30 November 2020. The changes place a greater focus on consistency with human rights and enabling adults with impaired capacity to participate in the decision making process....
Clayton v Bant – An Update3 December 2020 | Family Law
On 2 December 2020, the High Court of Australia (the High Court) delivered its judgment in the matter of Clayton v Bant.1 The High Court’s decision discusses the complexities that can arise in cross-jurisdictional family law matters. It also serves...
Making difficult relationship decisions during COVID-1915 September 2020 | Family Law
Whether you have already separated, are contemplating separation, or are concerned that your significant other may be contemplating separation, we know that the current COVID-19 restrictions are complicating relationship problems for many people like...
The Lighthouse Project - Helping families that have experienced family violence4 September 2020 | Family Law
What is the Lighthouse Project? The Lighthouse Project is an innovative response to calls for a national family violence risk assessment process, together with specialised pathways for high-risk cases in the Family Court of Australia and the Federal...