Family law is a term used to describe issues surrounding disputes related to the breakdown of a relationship. This may include disputes focussing on parenting and the future access to children, or property settlement processes.
Where you believe that you need help to negotiate a pathway forward then call us.
To help you in this trying time it is important to understand that the family law system demands that parties make a genuine attempt to resolve their disputes without the involvement of a court.
There are many strategies available for separating couples seeking a resolution of property and/or parenting matters.
Approaches may involve private attempts at dispute resolution including mediation.
There are advantages to an early and private settlement including cost savings; benefits to the children; certainty; speed of the process and a less emotional toll.
Leaving a relationship can be a challenging process. It can be emotionally draining for all parties. The most important things to do is to understand the landscape to help maintain your sanity. The landscape will differ from relationship to relationship however some common threads exist.