Assisting with the preparation of the divorce application, filing and service of the documents and attendance at the hearing (if required).
The division of parties' assets while we promote outside-of-court agreements being reached, we also have extensive expertise in all areas of family law litigation, including international issues.
Out of Court agreements (commonly known as "pre-nuptial" agreements) however BFAs can formalise agreements between married, de-facto and same sex partners, before, during or after a relationship breakdown.
All issues relating to parental responsibility, and the care of children, including live with and spend time arrangements, and specific issues (e.g. relocations, name changes, travel abroad) from assisting parties in reaching outside-of-court agreements through to full representation in the Family Court.
Issues dealing with payment of child support, liaising with the Child Support Agency, and reviews and appeals against child support assessments.
Advice and representation for issues dealing with the financial provision for former partners following the breakdown of a relationship.
Preparation of Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney and Guardianship.
Assisting with the Probate Applications, Letters of Administration and Inheritance claims if you have been left out of a Will or feel you have been treated unfairly.
Advice and representation in relation to restraining orders, including applications, objections, breaches and final hearings.