Do I Need a Lawyer?

Do I Need a Lawyer?

I’m getting divorced – do I really need a lawyer? Legally, you don’t have to engage a lawyer to help you deal with a divorce.  But family law in Australia can be complex and it’s highly recommended that you have someone with you to help navigate the legal ‘ins and...
Protecting Your Business During Divorce

Protecting Your Business During Divorce

Avoiding a “Succession” like drama when dealing with business and divorce can be tricky and emotional. How a business asset is divided during divorce can depend on the structure of your business. If you operate as a sole trader, most of the time, the business is kept...
You can’t leave the country

You can’t leave the country

With borders re-opening worldwide, we can once again travel to visit friends and relatives overseas or even just take a well-earned holiday.  However, if you’re in the middle of a separation, divorce, or custody dispute, you should pack your passport away for now.  If...
Death and parenting orders

Death and parenting orders

Death is not something that is easy to talk about, but if you’re in the middle of making parenting arrangements and custody orders after a relationship breakdown, it’s something you need to consider. If for example, you have sole parental responsibility for your...