Quickie divorces

So within a few months of launching Separate Together, I (yes, it’s Siobhan writing this blog) was featured on Kochie’s Business Builders. In the introduction, David Koche described Separate Together’s offerings as a “quickie divorce”. I was a little bit taken back because at the time, I didn’t intend to offer couples a quick-out to […]

Lawyers & Ethical billing

Is there such a thing as ethical billing when it comes to lawyers?  You might already be familiar with how lawyers traditionally bill. Lawyers have traditionally billed in six-minute increments. Ten six minute increments make up the hour and therefore the hourly rate. Just say the lawyer’s hourly rate is $500, the lawyer would charge […]

What to do when their communication skills aren’t up to par…

Seriously, how can you and do you effectively communicate with someone when their communication skills aren’t up to par? You might say, “I need more”. They respond with, “I’m incapable of doing more” or something to that effect. Where does that leave you? Probably gutted, disappointed, unheard, rejected, uncertain and perhaps insecure. Believe it or […]

Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 – Family Law Winner

Siobhan Mullins, the director of Separate Together, has been named the winner in Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 awards – Family Law category. Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 is Australia’s largest independent awards program that recognises excellence in young lawyers — those who are raising the bar on what it means to be a leader for […]

Separate Together named a Leading Innovative Firm by Australasian Lawyer

We’re excited to announce that Separate Together has been named as a leading innovative firm  by Australasian Lawyer in their 2019 Innovative Firms special report. This report showcases Australian firms at the forefront of innovation. Australasian Lawyer is Australia’s leading independent legal magazine, with distributions across Australia and New Zealand. Australasian Lawyer concentrates on the […]

My encounter with the #RedShark…

Soooooo on 4 April 2019, this happened! I met with the one and only, Naomi Simson, Australian entrepreneur, author, keynote speaker, influence and founder of Red Balloon and co-founder of Big Red Group (BRG). You might recognise Naomi as one of the Sharks (#redshark) from Shark Tank! Naomi shared insights about the way BRG shifts […]

Splitting Up Together: Launch off!

On 19 March 2019, I celebrated the launch of my first book, Splitting Up Together: The How-to for an AMICABLE Divorce. I’m proud to say that the book has become an Amazon Bestseller in 5 categories!! Very surreal feeling. Surrounded by family, colleagues, friends (who also happen to be people (clients) who I’ve had the […]

Founder named as an Under 30 years Lawyers Weekly Awards Finalist

Founder of Separate Together, Siobhan Mullins, has been name as a finalist in the Lawyer’s Weekly list of 30 Under 30 Award for Family Law 2019. Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 is Australia’s largest independent awards program that recognises excellence in young lawyers — those who are raising the bar on what it means to […]

Press Release: THE BOOK TO PUT DIVORCE LAWYERS OUT OF BUSINESS

The how-to DIY handbook for separating couples who want to avoid lawyers, legal fees, conflict and court Canberra, Australia The founder of Australia’s leading online family law firm, Separate Together, has released a new book called Splitting Up Together: The How-to Handbook for an AMICABLE Divorce.Written for people considering separating and those who have separated, […]