Often people think of the term “family law” and assume it is a euphemism for divorce, but the field of Family law actually covers a very diverse range of legal issues; such as marriage planning, custody of children, property division, mediation, collaborative resolution, domestic violence, de facto law, and LGBT issues to name a few. Questions about these various areas of law are common, and can be stressful and confusing.
Even if you’re not facing pressing legal action, speaking with a family law lawyer may help. Many clients come to our firm simply seeking guidance and family law information for their futures. They come to see us just to explore their options, should they consider a divorce in the future. Some of them never come back, and that’s okay. Speaking with an experienced family law lawyer isn’t about immediately taking legal action. It’s about helping you reach peace of mind and preparing you for the future and any family law issues that may arise.
No matter what the circumstances of your situation may be, your primary concern should be finding a family law lawyer who can assist you in making informed choices while facing some of the most important decisions in your life. This isn’t a decision that should be rushed. You’ll want to find a family law lawyer you can trust, one who is caring, capable, and confident. Once you’ve found a family law lawyer with whom you’re comfortable, navigating the family law system will be much less daunting.
Some of the areas of family law in which we practice are:
- Property settlement
- De facto
- Children’s issues, including relocation and abduction
- Financial Agreements
- Spousal maintenance
- Domestic violence
- Urgent matters
- Enforcement of orders
- International matters
- Child support
- Mediation assistance
- Court procedure
We are willing to help you in any way we can, and in a way that is best for your circumstances. Give us a call today for a free phone consultation!