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January 2021

Lighthouse Project – a safer pathway for families experiencing family violence

By |January 25th, 2021|Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family Law, Family Resolution|

The Family Court and Federal Circuit Court of Australia have embarked on a new pathway to assist families who have experienced family violence and other safety risks to navigate the family law system. The Lighthouse Project is now live in selected registries of these Courts. We are fortunate that Brisbane [...]

The Different Roles in Your Family Law Matter and Definitions of Each

By |January 22nd, 2021|Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce, Family Law, Family Resolution, Parenting|

Unless you are a lawyer, it can be difficult to understand who is who in the zoo when it comes to the law. It is confusing! This can often be daunting as before separation; you might have no idea of the roles played by different people with different job titles. [...]

What is the Difference between a Parenting Plan and Consent Orders? – Podcast Episode 4

By |January 14th, 2021|Child Abduction, Child Custody, Court Updates, Divorce, Family Law, Family Resolution, Legal Advice, Parenting, Podcast, Separation, Visiting Rights|

                  Life after separation is a difficult time for most people, add the extra worry of having to work out how your children are going to spend time with each parent, and there is no wonder why parents can be [...]

December 2020

5 Tips on How to Make Christmas Easy for Kids of Separated Parents

By |December 21st, 2020|Child Abduction, Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce, Family, Family Law, Family Resolution, Legal Advice, Parenting|

For separated families, Christmas can highlight many emotions regarding how children spend their time, especially if it early days in the separation or if children are particularly young.  Christmas celebrations have a huge significance of “family” and this is made so much more difficult when parents are separated. During the [...]

5 Key Strategies To Negotiating With Your Ex And Staying Out Of Court

By |December 16th, 2020|Family Law, Family Resolution|

Negotiating an outcome on property and parenting with your ex-partner when you are going through a separation or divorce, is hard!  ​​But there are ways that you can make these negotiations it a little easier and hopefully have success in resolving your separation and divorce.   The best outcome for anyone going [...]