Family Law

Divorce | Parenting | Property

Going through a separation can be incredibly stressful.
We will listen to you and give you clear and strategic advice about how to move forwards into the next stage in the best possible position for you and your family.

Know Your Rights

When you seperate there are many issues to consider. The best time to have a consultation with a lawyer to understand your rights is prior to seperation. The next best time is now. 

We can assist with advice and appear for you in Court in relation to:
  • Parenting Arrangements including parenting plans, Mediations & Court Orders

  • Urgent parenting application for at risk children and risk of premature assest disposal

  • Property Settlement Advice and Consent Orders

  • Valuation of Matrimonial Assets for Family Law Purposes

  • Spousal Maintenance and Interim Costs Application

  • Domestic Violence

  • Settlement Conference and Dispute Resolution

  • Binding Financial Agreements and Binding Child Support Agreements 

  • Bankruptcy and Family Law Issues

  • De Facto and Same Sex relationships

  • Child Support Advice and Child Support Agreements

  • Child Abduction

  • Relocation and Recovery Orders

  • Divorce

  • Third Party interests

  • Legal Aid Family Law Panel Lawyer

Principal Lawyer Michelle Meares

Michelle is a compassionate and experienced lawyer who will provide you with advice about pathways forwards and options. Michelle has expert knowledge and experience in all areas of Family Law.

These include: 

  • Property Settlement

  • Consent Orders

  • Seperation and Divorce

  • Family Law Settlement

  • Parenting Arrangement

  • Child Support

  • Spousal Maintenance

Meares Law can also assist with Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders – both for those in need of protection and defendants.

Michelle will work to resolve your family law issue at the earliest possible opportunity – by negotiation, mediation or litigation if necessary.

We're Proud Members

Our commitment to you is highlighted by our continuing membership status with the following industry organisations.

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Book a consultation now and find out how we can help you with your legal requirements.

Probono Legal Advice

Meares Law is proud to provide probono legal advice to clients of the Central Coast Community Legal Centre.

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