Brisbane Family Lawyers
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Level 4, 183 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane QLD 4001
(1800) 217 217 Free case consultation

Brisbane Family Law Blog

Gay and Lesbian De Facto Couples and Parenting

Elton John and his partner David may not be considered the parents of their children in Australia. Under the provisions of the Family Law Act parents are responsible for the...

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By Aylward Game Dec 12, 2014 De Facto

Does Child Maintenance Cease When The Child Turns 18? Not Necessarily So.

Does Child Maintenance Stop When The Child Turns 18? Not Necessarily So. Financial support or child maintenance is governed by the Child Support Act until the child becomes an adult at...

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By Aylward Game Nov 27, 2014 CHILD SAFETY

How Much Does It Cost To Get A Divorce in Australia?

The million dollar question How much does it cost to get a divorce in Australia is determined by about a millions factors; but mainly depends on the actions of you...

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By Aylward Game Nov 14, 2014 Collaboration

Could collaborative practice have saved millions of dollars in costs?

Could collaborative practice have saved a wife involved in Family Law proceedings in Melbourne millions of dollars in legal costs? In the matter in question the wife commenced proceedings for...

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By Aylward Game Nov 4, 2014 Collaboration

What does it take to be the Best Family Lawyer in Brisbane?

While it is very important to obtain the expertise of an Accredited Specialist Family Lawyer, Brisbane has quite a few to choose from... ...so what are other attributes make you...

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By Aylward Game Oct 27, 2014 Family Law Blog

Divorce Property Settlement and Child Custody

Settlement of family law issues after separation deals with the most basic and raw emotions. Putting one's life and that of your family into documents and letters is a process...

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By Aylward Game Oct 27, 2014 Divorce

Family Law Grandparents Rights. Grandparents can be Grand Parents too!

A recent appeal in the Family Court brought to mind a recent case in which we were successful in obtaining orders for 3 young children to reside with their paternal...

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By Aylward Game Oct 27, 2014 CHILD SAFETY

Quality or Quantity, shared parental responsibility – Time spent with children

Quality or Quantity, shared parental responsibility - Time spent with children. The family law legislation requires that following a separation the Family Law Court Brisbane apply the presumption that it...

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By Aylward Game Oct 18, 2014 CHILD SAFETY

My partner has moved in – does this mean they are entitled to any of my stuff if things go wrong?

Matters in relation to a de facto couple advice and relationships are dealt with in the Family Court of Australia. The legislation for a de facto relationship is in most...

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By Aylward Game Oct 17, 2014 De Facto

How To Protect A Child From Family Violence

The ultimate safeguard - how to protect a child from family violence A father throws his young daughter off a bridge. The father drives his children into a lake and they...

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By Aylward Game Oct 16, 2014 CHILD SAFETY