What We Do

The team at Counsel Family Lawyers does all aspects of Family Law including:

  • Court appearances and litigation
  • Property disputes and settlements
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Practice
  • Family Dispute Resolution – s60I Certificates
  • Tax and stamp Duty implications of settlements
  • Complex commercial issues associated with family breakdown
  • Advice on Family Trusts in family law context.
  • Planning succession within family businesses to accommodate separations and inter family disputes
  • Urgent asset protection advice and strategies
  • De Facto Same sex property and child related matters
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Divorces
  • Children’s issues including Parenting Orders, Parenting Plans and Child Support
  • Children’s name changes, school and eduation disputes
  • Relocation of children
  • Child Maintenance Trusts
  • (Binding) Financial Agreements
  • Superannuation
  • The impact of Family Law on third parties such as company directors, extended family members, banks and other financial institutions