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Need a Lawyer for Divorce in Melbourne?

Need a Lawyer for Divorce in Melbourne?


My Legal Crunch’s Divorce Lawyers Can Help.

My Legal Crunch’s divorce lawyers are experienced in not only divorce, but all matters of Australian family law. Our lawyers have the resources to serve all parts of Australia and are ready to help you navigate your divorce in Melbourne.

Our skilled divorce lawyers understand that the breakdown of a marriage and the ultimate decision to divorce can be excruciating for both parties involved and often requires legal guidance. Our lawyers fully understand the heightened emotional stress that is associated with a divorce and will remain sensitive to your unique situation as they guide you through the divorce process and other family law matters that may arise. My Legal Crunch’s divorce lawyers Melbourne have all appeared in the Family court systems and are fully prepared and equipped to represent you and your best interests both inside and outside of court.

The divorce process becomes more complex when you have children or a house together. Our divorce lawyers are experienced in all aspects of family law and will provide thorough and thoughtful legal solutions to the separation of properties, obligations, child care, etc. Our comprehensive family law services include, but are not limited to: divorce, separation, financial agreements, financial matters, property settlements, child custody, consent orders, intervention orders, and domestic violence.

Am I Eligible for Divorce?

In order for you to be eligible for divorce, Australian divorce law requires that:

  • You were born in Australia, have become an Australian citizen, or have been living in Australia for the last 12 month and intend to continue to live in Australia
  • Marriage is unreconcilable
  • Both parties must live apart for at least 12 months and 1 day (you can live separated and under the same roof, however, further information is required)
  • If you have been married less than 2 years then a counselling certificate is required

How Much Does a Divorce Lawyer Cost in Australia?

My Legal Crunch’s Divorce Lawyer cost is:

A fixed fee of $880
A court filing fee of $910 (or $305 for eligible concession card holders)
A service fee of $165 to serve the divorce on the other party

For further details on the above fees click here.

How Long Does A Divorce Take in Melbourne?

Once your divorce application is filed with the court, a divorce hearing will occur between 6-12 weeks. Our processing time to prepare your divorce in most cases is 1 to 3 weeks for standard divorces. If your divorce is not standard, then processing times may take longer.

Other Divorce FAQ’s and Resources

For answers to other frequently asked questions regarding divorce and a free divorce checklist check out this page here.

My Legal Crunch’s Melbourne, Victoria Office Location:

My Legal Crunch has a network of offices, meeting rooms, and other locations where our team of family lawyers can provide trusted and affordable legal services across Australia. The Victoria office is located in Melbourne and is one of four main My Legal Crunch offices. The other offices are located in Brisbane, Perth, and Sydney and each have their own surrounding meeting rooms and locations where the lawyers can provide legal services. In Victoria, the meeting rooms are located in:

Melbourne | Box Hill | Dandenong | Docklands | Geelong | Heidelberg | Mount Waverley | Frankston | Pakenham | Southbank | St Kilda | Toorak

All the locations where the lawyers provide legal services in Victoria are in:

Melbourne | Altona | Ballarat | Bendigo | Box Hill | Broadmeadows | Chelsea | Corinella | Cranbourne | Dandenong | Docklands | Echuca | Emerald | Frankston | Geelong | Gippsland | Heidelberg | Keysborough | Langwarrin | Lynbrook | Narre Warren | Noble Park | Mildura | Melton | Mornington Peninsula | Mount Waverley | Pakenham | Ringwood | Shepparton | Southbank | St Kilda | Tarneit | Toorak | Trunganina | Werribee | Wyndham Vale

The Melbourne office is located at Level 21, 567 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

My Legal Crunch’s Divorce Lawyers Melbourne Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm

Saturday & Sunday: closed

Contact Information

Book your initial, no-obligation, private legal consultation with one of your family lawyers today by calling 1800 572 417, chatting online, or emailing

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