Your essential checklist when getting a divorce

By |2020-10-16T13:06:52+10:00September 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|

Ending a marriage is a very difficult time for couples, so having a clear plan and understanding of what’s involved will reduce stress and result in the best outcome for you and your family. It’s perfectly normal to feel overwhelmed by the number of steps involved, from finance to custody, property to income, and having [...]

Stamp Duty Exemptions in Family Law Property Settlements

By |2020-08-26T21:56:25+10:00August 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

One of the most common questions we receive as family lawyers is whether it is necessary for parties to a marriage or de facto relationship to formalise their property settlement when they have reached an agreement about who will retain the property.  The answer is yes! If there is a property that is required to [...]

What happens to your super when you separate?

By |2018-10-29T14:12:11+10:00July 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

When a marriage or de facto relationship breaks down, property can be divided between the parties. Superannuation is treated as property under the Family Law Act and as such can be adjusted, transferred or divided between parties as a part of their property settlement. Superannuation splitting law treats superannuation as a different type of property.  It [...]