Lawyers Who Tell You What You Want to Hear

There are lawyers out there, just like car sales people, who will tell you what you want to hear. Perhaps you want to hear how much you’re “entitled” to in the division of assets or, that you “could get more” or that you’ll “definitely be able to have your children 50% of the time”. We’d suggest […]

What does the law say about care arrangements for our children?

The law says that care arrangements for children should be those that are in their ‘best interests’. What does that mean? Well, in considering what arrangements are in a child’s best interests after separation, the law says that there are two major pillars to consider—the need to protect a child from harm (psychological, physical abuse/harm, […]

Why You Won’t Like Going to Court

You won’t like going to Court unnecessarily in order to reach an outcome with your partner, whether that be about dividing your assets and reaching an agreement in relation to “custody” of the children —who they live with and how much time they spend with the other parent. Put simply, in going to Court: You […]