Newcastle Family Lawyers
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Contact us to arrange a chat with an experienced family lawyer.
It’s our mission to help people during a very challenging time in their life. That’s why we focus on providing efficient, but empathetic family law services. This helps our clients save time, money and stress. If you would like to make a fresh start, please contact us here.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Yes, we charge a first consultation fee. But you can call us for a quick chat.
A few reasons why you should choose our Newcastle Family Lawyers:
- Great results
- Great communication
- Specialised in family law
- Reasonable fees
No. In Australia, a divorce does not mean that assets are split 50/50. In fact, this is often not the case.
The Family Law Act 1975 requires the parties to consider many factors. Including:
- Each of the parties’ financial and non-financial contributions to the relationship.
- The length of the relationship.
- The future needs of the parties.
- The construction of the matrimonial asset pool.
- What is ‘just and equitable’.
Please contact us so we can learn more about your circumstances. Then we can provide a costing estimate.
The Family Law Act 1975 is gender-neutral, and does not make assumptions about parenting roles.
When a family court is making a decision about a child, the court will make an order that is in the best interests of the child.
Many factors are considered. It’s often best to consult an expert child custody lawyer to find out how this may affect you.