Family law Solicitors
We recognise the challenges of attempting to resolve family conflicts, and we are here to assist. Our team which includes an Accredited Specialist in Family Law and an Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner will collaborate with you in order to reach an agreement that is in your family’s best interests.
The procedure of applying for divorce was simplified with the introduction of ‘no-fault’ divorce under the Family Law Act in 1975. However, if this procedure is not followed carefully, legal ramifications may affect everyone involved.
Our divorce solicitors are experienced in dealing with family law matters in Court, so if separation cannot be handled amicably, you can rely on Ryan & Seton to provide expert legal representation.
The law focuses on children’s right to maintain a connection with both parents whilst ensuring the children’s best interests are served first when it comes to deciding who the child or children live with and how much time they spend with their other parent.
Ryan & Seton are headed by an Accredited Specialists in Family Law and will work with you throughout the entire process to ensure a fair parenting order is secured.
Family Dispute Resolution
The Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) approach is a specialised type of mediation that can assist separating families in reaching their own agreements.
Legal disputes can be stressful, which is why Ryan & Seton offer FDR services. Our nationally accredited family dispute resolution practitioners are experienced in helping families resolve disputes in a constructive and amicable way.
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FAQs For family lawyers
There is no one definitive answer to this question. The cost of a family lawyer will depend on the type of case you are dealing with, how complex it is, and the duration of the case.
Common reasons for needing a family lawyer include:
- Separation and divorce
- Parenting arrangement disputes
- Family mediation and dispute resolution
- Child adoption
- Property settlement disputes
When you are choosing a family lawyer, make sure the lawyer is licensed to practice law in your state. Secondly, you will want to find a lawyer who has experience dealing with the type of case you have. Finally, you should make sure you feel comfortable with the lawyer and that you are able to communicate well with them and their team.
A family lawyer can assist with advice and recommendations, and can also provide their services for an active case.