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Welcome To Aylward Game Solicitors Sunshine Coast

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Aylward Game Solicitors Sunshine Coast is a modern and dynamic firm of Sunshine Coast Solicitors and Sunshine Coast Family Lawyers who are strongly committed to traditional professional values of the legal practice on the Sunshine Coast.

The legal force Aylward Game Solicitors Sunshine Coast, and their collective lawyers will harness nearly 80 cumulative years of experience in the fields of Commercial & Business law, Sunshine Coast family law, Wills & Estate Planning Law, Complex contract, Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, and Property law & Conveyancing; with particularly strong expertise in children’s matters, de facto, divorce, mediation, and dispute resolution as well as vendor finance and a wide suite of business, banking and finance law services.


The community is close, and the area is growing in economic strength resulting in a boost to the population over the last few years.

We are very excited to work with local members of the Gold Coast and Brisbane community and look forward to many years of providing top-class, effective legal help for those in need.

We are the best family law solicitors on the Sunshine Coast, Experts in all aspects of all Family Law. We are the best and most honest Sunshine Coast Family Lawyers because we are working hard and providing the best results for our all gentle clients. Aylward Game Solicitors is the largest Family Law Firm on Gold Coast, having been established over 22 years and with over 80 years of combined professional experience. Our trusted Gold Coast Family Lawyers are dedicated to achieving the best outcome for your unique situation! Aylward Game Solicitors protect your rights, offer focused on the best advice, and ensure full confidentiality during your family law proceedings.

A Few Reasons why You Need a Sunshine Coast Family Lawyer on Your Side

There are many reasons why you need a lawyer to guide you through the legal process. The first is that they can provide you with advice on what to do in order to protect your rights. They will also be able to guide you on what documents should be signed and which ones should be avoided.

Some people may not know where they can find a lawyer and this is where online directories come into the picture. These directories help people find lawyers in their area and list the services they offer, as well as their prices.

Accredited Specialist Family Law Sunshine Coast

Our Highly Acclaimed Sunshine Coast Family Law, Mediation, and Divorce Expert Ian Field is a highly experienced Accredited Specialist in Family Law

Sunshine Coast Family Law is an area of the law dealing with domestic relations and family matters which include: civil unions, marriage, and domestic partnerships, property settlements, parenting arrangements, binding financial agreements, pre-nuptial agreements, surrogacy, and adoption, child abduction, and child abuse among others.

Our family lawyers can advise you on a range of issues including::

1. Divorce and Separation

Divorce Applications to the Court

When you need to get a divorce, a court application is required. For expert advice on when it’s possible to an application for divorce and for help in making the application and making sure the court promptly deals with it, you can contact Ian Field. You can do the same immediately when you’ve obtained a divorce but haven’t finalised the property settlement.

Aylward Game Solicitors – an experienced family law team that can assist you in managing this difficult process with a range of advice and services in the areas of:

  • Family law advice about all aspects of your child and financial issue
  • separation and spousal maintenance
  • dispute resolution
  • court appeals and reviews
  • domestic violence
  • same-sex Couple

If you have obtained a divorce but have not finalised Property Settlement contact Ian Field for an initial consultation without delay.

Protect Your Rights, Preserve Your Peace
Contact Our Accredited Family Law Specialists.

Note: Please note that once a divorce has been granted, a strict time limit of 12 months applies for making an application to the Court for Property Settlement.


Ensuring that the arrangements for Parenting your children after separation are frequently one of the most important Family Law issues that need to be addressed. So often described as custody and access, or contact and residence, but now described by the Family Law Act as “lives with” and “spends time with” are critical issues.

Whether arrangements are agreed upon and need to be formally recorded, or whether the arrangements are not agreed upon and need to be negotiated, or the issues need to be taken to Court, obtaining the right legal advice is vital.

Aylward Game Solicitors provide sensitive and practical advice for your situation and children.


Prenuptial agreements and Binding Financial Agreements

Binding Financial Agreement (BFA), often a pre-nuptial agreement, is becoming increasingly popular in Australia.

It is possible to sign these agreements for couples who are not legally married before, during, and after the relationship and before and after marriage.

Protect Your Rights, Preserve Your Peace
Contact Our Accredited Family Law Specialists.

Aylward Game Solicitors offer you practical and sensitive legal advice to ensure your rights are fully protected, and the agreement complies fully with the law.


Separation: Property and Financial Affairs

For married and de facto couples, it is vital to ensure that when a relationship ends, issues to do with property settlement are properly handled.

Aylward Game Solicitors will offer you sensitive and practical advice tailored to your particular requirements and circumstances to make sure property settlement is amicably handled if possible or your case is put properly to the Court.


Altruistic Surrogacy Issues

In Queensland, altruistic surrogacy is possible. However, this is a specifically sensitive issue. When you require legal advice concerning surrogacy, you can call Ian Field.

Protect Your Rights, Preserve Your Peace
Contact Our Accredited Family Law Specialists.

Ian Field has successfully represented parties in some applications to the Court for granting a Parentage Order, and he has provided the necessary advice and documentation as part of the entire surrogacy process.


Spousal maintenance after marriage ends

In some circumstances, spousal maintenance might be possible after a marriage or de facto relationship ends. You can ask Ian Field for some detailed advice if this can be a consideration for you on 1800 217 217


De Facto Relationships also include same-sex couples

The Family Law Act 1975 handles matters of property and parenting issues for married and de facto couples in Australia.

It also applies to same-sex relationships (including the LGBT Community) and heterosexual couples. You may call Ian Field when you require sensitive and practical advice concerning the varied and complex issues which might emerge after the relationship breaks down.


Mediation and Negotiation

There are different ways that family law issues arising from the breakdown of a relationship may be handled.

They include the couple’s direct negotiation, application to the Court, negotiation between both parties lawyers, and collaborative law or other Alternative Dispute Resolutions.

Protect Your Rights, Preserve Your Peace
Contact Our Accredited Family Law Specialists.

Mediation is often used and can prove to be quite effective. Ian Field offers vast experience in helping clients through the mediation process.


Domestic Violence and DVO’s

Domestic violence issues sometimes emerge in the context of Family Law issues. Whether you’re the victim or are alleged to have perpetrated this, you must get the right legal advice.

You may rely on Aylward Game Solicitors who have the experience and a sensitive approach to ensure you receive the advice you require.


Grandparents in Parenting Cases

The grandparents have a right to apply for Court Orders relating to the parenting of the grandchildren where the parents of such children are unsuitable for medical or other reasons to care for them.

The Courts can make orders for the grandparents to take on the parenting role of the children in such circumstances, or the Court can make Orders that regulate the role of a grandparent in a child’s life, such as providing for a child to spend time with a grandparent.

If a Court orders it, then normally, the time spent by the grandparents with their grandchildren would be a time that is not inconvenient to the children and the children’s parents. However, the Courts would also look at the disruption to any children’s activities, including sporting, educational and extra-curricular activities, to determine if the time spent with the grandparents is feasible.

The wishes of the children, especially those of teenage children, will be considered.

Protect Your Rights, Preserve Your Peace
Contact Our Accredited Family Law Specialists.

Other significant family members do not have the same rights as grandparents in seeking time with their nieces, nephews, and other family children. However, if other significant family members or even sometimes family friends have had a large involvement in the upbringing of the children and if the parents, grandparents, or other family members are not suitable to parent the children, then those family members or friends may apply to the Court for Orders relating to the parenting of the children.

Sunshine Coast Family Lawyers 

Finding the right family lawyer can be a daunting task, but it’s important to find someone who you can trust to help you through your family law matter. At Aylward Game Solicitors Family Lawyers Sunshine Coast Team, we understand that every family is different, and we tailor our services to meet your individual needs. Aylward Game Solicitors are committed to providing you with the best possible outcome, and we’ll work tirelessly to achieve that goal. Call us today at (1800) 217 217 to schedule a consultation.


We solve problems, we find solutions, we look after your best interests, and we provide sensible,
practical, real world legal advice – keeping you on the game.

We solve problems, we find solutions, we look after your best interests, and we provide sensible, practical, real world legal advice

keeping you on the game.