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Nicholls Gervasi is a long standing South Australian firm with over 40 years experience. Our offices in Norwood, Salisbury, Christies Beach and Port Lincoln can help you with Wills and Estates, Family Law, Criminal Law, Property Law, Commercial Law and Conveyancing.
231 The Parade, Norwood SA 5067
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Sale & Purchase of Business, Conveyancing, Personal Injury Claims, Disputed Wills, Deceased Estates, Family Law
Level 2, 131-133 Donnison St, Gosford NSW 2250
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Make wrongdoers accountable - Compare our Fees before choosing a lawyer, as our fees are based on the Court Scale of Costs wherever possible. Expert in fraud matter, if you have lost money or property to fraud, we can help you recover it through the courts.
537 Malvern Road, Toorak VIC 3142
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Caldwell Martin Cox is based in Narellan, NSW and specialises in Conveyancing Lawyers and Family Law.
Suite 3/320 Camden Valley Way, Narellan NSW 2567
Solicitor/Lawyer conveyancing - sale and purchase property transactions, Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney, deceased estate administration
Ground Floor 204 Alice Street, Brisbane CBD QLD 4000
We focus on commercial law, estates, litigation, family law and property matters with an emphasis on providing efficient accurate advice.
Suite 24, 20-24 Gibbs Street, Miranda NSW 2228
When you are facing family breakdown, you need someone who will listen to your needs with acceptance and respect. We have 11 family lawyers with extensive experience in all aspects of family law including divorce, child custody, domestic violence and property settlement. Sound us out now. Call us for a talk on 9261 4555.
Level 5, 127 York Street, Sydney CBD NSW 2000
Greg Finlayson heads a practice in Adelaide South Australia which is focussed on providing legal advice in property and international transactions with a particular ficus on trade between Australia and Indonesia.
175C King William Road, Hyde Park SA 5061
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Family Lawyers

Family law is the set of laws, regulations and policies governing the family and the relationship of the people within the family, including the times when those relationships end. The framework of this law deals with parenting arrangements, ensuring the best interest of children especially on crucial times when their parents are in the verge of divorce or separation.

What is Family Law?

Family law revolves around the family as the basic unit of society. It is a legislation which aims to protect the members of the family, particularly the children against any hurtful acts. Generally, this law focuses on protecting children, ensuring that the best interests of the children are met by making sure they have the benefit of enjoying a meaningful involvement of both their parents in their lives. This law puts into consideration the best interests of children especially during times when parents have to go their separate ways.

Family law in Australia is contained in various legislations including the common law and laws of equity which affect the family and the relationships of family members among each other. In addition, this law covers areas such as divorce, annulment, spousal maintenance, children support and custody and property division.

Who Needs Family Lawyers?

Family law firms and lawyers are professionals who have extensive training on the legal matters concerning family and family relationships. They can give legal advice and legal assistance to family members who are in dispute over child support, child custody, property and assets, spousal maintenance, superannuation, insurance, child maintenance, pension plans, divorce and separation, annulment and other family law issues.

Family law firms and lawyers can specifically offer legal advice and assistance on the following matters:

  • Property and money matters including division of property and assets, superannuation, insurance and spousal maintenance
  • Making arrangements for children during and after the divorce, separation or annulment
  • Fighting for child custody and child support
  • Legal issues concerning divorce, annulment or separation
  • Resolving disputes among family members
  • Ending and suspending marriages
  • Preparation of pre-nuptial or pre-marriage or post-nuptial agreements
  • Collection of child maintenance obligations
  • Increasing, decreasing or modifying child maintenance obligations

Couples who are in dispute over child custody or are in the verge of divorce or separation can benefit from the expertise of the family law firms and lawyers. If they need assistance on the legal process of the separation and child custody and support, the family law firms and lawyers can help them settle their problems on these matters.

If you have problems on marital or family matters and matters concerning children support and custody, ask the assistance of family lawyers.