How can we help?

Gracefully end what was a beautiful beginning to your relationship.

Even before you or your partner decide to separate, you face the challenge of a traditional family law legal system designed to help you succeed at engaging in a destructive, stressful, complicated, combative, and expensive process. But, it doesn’t have to be that way for you and your family.

By making the complexity and anxiety of separating simple and easy, we believe that you can achieve the very best outcomes for you and your family.

We are Separate Together, a small family law firm based in Canberra, and we work with couples who are on talking terms to help them make their separation and any agreements official.

Splitting Up Together: The How-to Handbook for an AMICABLE Divorce

Written by Siobhan Mullins, collaboratively trained family lawyer and founder of Separate Together, Splitting Up Together breaks down, from start to finish, the steps involved for you to separate, reach an agreement and make it all official. 

This plain English easy to read how-to handbook gives you Siobhan’s A.M.I.C.A.B.L.E. method so you can work together with your partner, achieving the best outcomes for you and your family, in a timely cost-efficient and positive way. 

“An easy to understand practical how-to guide on amicably divorcing. A must read for anyone in the process of or thinking about splitting up”

“This book goes to show that divorce doesn’t have to become ugly and complicated. There is a clear simple, process that can be followed to avoid ending up in court fighting”

“A ripper of a book that deserves a place in bookstores everywhere”

“Many people out there will benefit hugely from such straightforward and clear writing”

“A very practical, helpful useful book that fills a gap in the marketplace”

“I found it to be thought provoking; answering questions that I didn’t even know I had. It made me consider my relationship in a different light. I’d recommend this book to anyone who is thinking about divorce or who is going through one”

Author, Siobhan Mullins (pictured)

What we do

We help separating couples to make their divorce, parenting, financial and child support agreements official. 

Agreements not advice | Together not apart | Fast not slow | Simple not complex



  • Parenting Plans
  • Parenting Consent Orders


  • Financial Consent Orders
  • Superannuation – CLICK HERE
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  • Parenting Plans
  • Limited Child Support Agreement


  • Application for Divorce (joint)

NEW! Get our Price Guide

We’ve done the research for you! 

“How much?” “How long will it take?” This Price Guide gives you a ballpark legal fee estimate and timeline you can reasonably expect if you engage a traditional lawyer to make your financial separation agreement official. 

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Learn how our Separate Together approach is different, discover the differences between simple and complex pies, and avoid making these top 4 common mistakes.

Work with your partner, or not.

Got an agreement and simply need help to sort the paperwork to make it official?

Because of the types of agreements we do, you can choose to work with us by yourself or together with your partner.

It means you don’t have to involve two lawyers.

one on one

One fixed price


Done for you agreement paperwork (draft)


< 2 weeks turnaround


Legal advice - optional upgrade




One fixed price


Done for you agreement paperwork (draft)


< 2 weeks turnaround


Legal advice - not available


What clients say

After contacting Siobhan it was like a breath of fresh air. Everything was finalised within a week and it went smoothly, efficiently and correctly."

Separate Together provided us with prompt, professional and a humble service. Our matter was commenced and completed in an exceptional timeframe and we have now moved to the new chapter of our lives.

I was impressed with the quality of service, the transparency, understanding, support and ease of lodgement through the courts . It made my stressful journey simpler.

Siobhan was super helpful and clearly explained everything that needed to happen. She was very supportive and put up with my endless questions.

Thank you doesn’t seem to be enough to express my appreciation for the work you and your team have done on my behalf. You made a very stressful situation manageable and simplified the requirements. Your empathy, compassion and professionalism was greatly appreciated.

Siobhan and the team at Separate Together have been amazing. Every step of the way they provided clear instructions and guidance on what we needed to do and what we could expect. Working with Separate Together has made a massive difference to the overall cost of our separation. They explained all the legal terms in an easy to understand way and everything was completely transparent. The team went above and beyond to support us in getting our agreement approved in such a short time frame. Can’t recommend enough. I can now respectfully move on and purchase a home for my children and I.

So, how can we help?

We make the complexity of separating simple and easy, so that you can...

achieve the best outcomes for you and your family. 


We give you the guidance, information and tools to work with your partner, to gracefully end what was a beautiful beginning to your relationship, bringing certainty and closure.