Thinking of Separating?

Best divorce lawyers Melbourne: how we can help

Are you thinking of separating and do not know who to turn to or what comes next? You are probably asking yourself many questions, such as “Will I be alright?” “Will this damage my kids?”  “Will I be able to survive financially?” These questions are common and there are solutions with which we can help you.

Separation can be a very distressing time and you will need the very best advice and support. As one of the best separation lawyers Melbourne has to offer, we can offer you a support network of allied professionals to help you and your family to cope.

I want to separate: now what?

As a team of experienced divorce lawyers Melbourne has come to know and trust, we can advise you on what you need to know before you separate. Having the right information ahead of time may result in a better outcome in the long run.

In a one hour discussion, we can determine what it is that you need to know to help you make choices about your next steps. Our job is to help you in this decision-making phase and assist you to identify what is important to you.

There are also a number of professional organisations that we can put you in touch with to assist you in making the right choices from the very beginning of the separation process.

Working with our separation lawyers in Melbourne

If you are thinking of separating, speaking with the best divorce lawyers Melbourne has available to you before you make the decision to separate can give you more options.

If you do separate, it can also make the process smoother and easier by helping to avoid complications. If you have already separated, then it is important for you to reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can help you deal with the impact it has upon your children, lifestyle and finances.

In the event of a separation, we will work closely with you to ensure that you have a clear understanding of each step of the process. We will assist with compiling and filing all relevant legal documentation, and offer advice for matters in relation to children and property or financial settlement.

What if I am unsure?

We can provide practical advice in a way that gives you a real understanding of what to expect, and how to work towards the best solution for you. If you are undecided about whether or not to separate, our separation lawyers in Melbourne can also refer you to counselling services to:

  • Assist you to decide about separation or
  • Work with you and your partner to improve your communication and relationship.  Regardless of whether or not separation becomes final, particularly if you have children, it is essential that you can communicate with each other.
  • Help you understand what is about to happen for your children.
  • Work with your partner to help the family transition from an intact family to a separated family.