The Family Law in Australia

Family law in Australia broadly includes separation, divorce, property settlement, spousal maintenance, child access and parenting matters, and child support.  You can see our family law services below, where you can find general legal information about family law.

Our Family Law Solicitors understand that every family law matter is different.  Your needs and goals are unique to your circumstances.  That's why we take an understanding approach to customise our services to your specific needs and achieve quality outcomes to promptly resolve your family law matter.

Going through a divorce or separation, dividing property and dealing with children's matters can be an emotional journey.  We approach you and your family law matter with compassion, dignity and understanding.

Our free legal assessment can help you better understand your family law rights and options.

Family Law Services

Thinking About Seperating?

Are you thinking about separating?  Get to know your options and work toward a positive outcome.

Children, Parents and Rights

Find information out about children, rights, resolving parenting issues and putting children first.


Whether married or de facto, if you have separated, understand your options and rights and what to do next.

Property Settlement

Understand who gets what in property settlement and how to divide the assets between you and your ex-partner.


Find information about how to get a divorce, the cost of divorce, how long does a divorce take and who gets what.

Spousal Support & Maintenance

Find information about spousal maintenance and spousal maintenance rights in Australia.

Free Family Law Resources

A free brochure that contains general information that broadly covers family law separation, divorce and parenting matters.

Marriage, Families and Separation Brochure

A free fact sheet about children leaving Australia after separation and general options and rights around passports, negotiations and court orders.

Children Leaving Australia After Separation

Get information about your first family law duty list hearing, including practical guidance and what outcomes you may be able to achieve.

Going to Court for the First Time?

Family Law Office Locations

Our family lawyers provide family law services across Australia.  Our main family law offices are listed below.  In addition to this, we have conference rooms in many major locations and service most of Australia. 

Call or come in and meet our professional solicitors in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane or Perth.

Level 10, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Level 45, 680 George Street, Sydney

Level 23, 127 Creek Street, Brisbane

Level 3, 267 St Georges Street, Perth

18 Main Street, Pakenham

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Disclaimer - This information has been provided for general information and education purposes only. This information is not intended and should not be taken as legal advice. This information is general in nature only and may not be applicable in all situations and may not, after the date of its presentation, even reflect the most current authority. This information should not be relied upon nor acted upon without the benefit of professional legal advice based upon your particular facts and circumstances.

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