Family Law Guide After Separating
When going through a separation, it can be very difficult to think about all the different legal processes involved, let alone the emotional stress.
Our lawyers have written this free guide to introduce you to the separation process...
You’ll learn about what to do early on after separating, handling children's matters, and splitting finances like property, vehicles, bank accounts and debts.
The Basics of Separating
We set out the requirements for legal separation. It’s far simpler than you might think.
Things To Do Early On After Separating
Do these simple things to prevent bigger problems arising later on.
Your Living Situation
We discuss options such as living in the same house and paying the mortgage.
What is Divorce?
If you’re married, it’s important that you understand exactly how divorce works.
Dividing Assets & Debts
Dividing Assets & Debts Overview
Understand the process of splitting your finances.
Negotiating Real Estate
Important things you should consider when dividing real estate, whether you’re selling it or one of you is keeping the house.
Learn about the process of dividing superannuation.
Other Negotiating Points
Important information about debts and cash adjustments to help you when negotiating.
Sharing Custody of Children
How custody works and the different types of documents.
Decisions & Living Arrangements
How major decisions are made. Where your child lives.
Holidays & Special Days
School holidays, birthdays, Christmas, Mother’s & Father’s Day and more.
Handover, Behaviour & Travel
Parents behaviour, handover and travelling with your child.