Our family law and divorce solicitors have many years of combined experience. This experience allows us to assist you to navigate through the complex and stressful period of a relationship breakdown.
Our primary goal is to assist you resolve your family law matter in the least intrusive way, including by negotiation and mediation. Unfortunately, this is not always the case and we will be called on to advise and take all necessary steps to resolve your matter through the court process.
No matter which way we resolve your family law matter, we will always make you aware of the steps and costs involved. This ensures that you have full knowledge and understand the stages of your case and can budget appropriately.
Whether it is children and/or property matters, many issues can arise that need special consideration by our practitioners.
Problems such as living arrangements, support for children or a spouse, financial and non-financial contributions and many other issues often arise. Despite this, our solicitors will help you address these matters and guide you through to a successful end.
Generally, we charge a flat fee of $3,000.00 (plus GST) for family law applications (property and/or children matters) plus the usual Court filing fee ($330.00 to $440.00). Where you have a Health Care Card or Pensioner Card then usually the court filing fees are not applicable.
In the event that you are experiencing financial difficult, we are happy to look at payment options that will suit your budget. In some cases, we can also receive money from your property settlement as opposed to up front.
We provide advice on many facets of family law including;
Children and Property Matters
Financial Agreements / Pre-Nups
Child Support Agreements