24
Jan

If My Spouse and I Live in Different States, Then Where Do We Get Divorced?

You got married in Mackay. You and your spouse lived in Mackay together for years. Now you’ve decided to get a divorce and your spouse has moved to Sydney. What happens in a divorce when you and your spouse live in different states? Can you go through the process in Mackay? Who gets to decide […]

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04
Nov

Parental Responsibility – What is equal shared parenting?

Being a parent is hard work! One is expected to be responsible for a child’s wellbeing, education, development, security, and safety. This is your “parental responsibility”. It is the parents’ responsibility to decide and make an arrangement aligned to the “best interests of the child”. WHAT IS EQUAL SHARED PARENTING? Whether the parents remain together […]

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09
Oct

Co-parenting time with your children – The importance of parental communication

Watching the break down of a relationship between parents can be very tough for a kid. Many co-parents don’t appreciate that their conflict may have adverse psychological effects on children. Co-parenting is about improving the lives, personal situation, and big changes that affect their future. Rules, living environments, and many other circumstances can change wildly […]

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27
Aug

5 Tips For When You First Meet With Your Divorce Lawyer in Mackay

Finding the best Divorce lawyer in Mackay to understand and handle your situation and plans for the future, particularly regarding plans on divorce, can be quite challenging. Parenting issues, property arrangement, and settlement, spousal maintenance and other agreements need a concrete conclusion and requires expertise that only an experienced divorce lawyer in Mackay can understand.   […]

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29
Jun

What happens to assets such as the family home during separation and divorce?

Filing for divorce? Is there time for reflection? Reflection is essential in the case of a divorce situation. As you file for separation and divorce, a short statement is issued during the process to determine whether reflection has been considered by both parties or not. This again includes other things like what the result of […]

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17
Jun

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER A DIVORCE CASE IS FILED?

Those who have come to terms with the reality that this marriage is ending and the fact that you need to stop putting more effort to make it work. You are most probably looking for ways to end everything legally, in the best possible manner so you could move on to the recovery phase, emotionally […]

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05
Mar

Farming Stress

Sadly, our friends, family, and clients who reside and work in distant, rural and remote communities are often forced to deal with additional hardships such as a highly unpredictable climate, extreme market conditions, financial strain, isolation, long working hours and even reduced access to fundamental services. As such, many farming families respond to these hard […]

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27
Feb

Top 10 Family Law Questions in Mackay

We deliver to you the Top 10 Family Law Questions asked to us by our clients in Mackay. 1. What is a Legal Separation and Divorce? A Legal Separation or Divorce is a legal recognition for the conclusion of your marriage. You gain a Divorce if your marriage has broken down irretrievably and you’ve been […]

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09
Jan

How To Deal With Your Ex: Effective Communication

Where do you start with how to deal with your ex? Dealing with your ex can be improved with two words: Effective Communication. Children benefit when parents treat each other with respect and can cooperate. This can be a tough thing to do as a relationship breaks down. Understanding your personal style of communicating will go […]

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03
Jan

Representing Yourself in Family Court? Think Twice!

Thinking about representing yourself in family court? Think twice before making this mistake. If a family law problem impacts you or your loved ones then getting the advice of an experienced and qualified family lawyer can make a huge difference. The qualified family lawyer can help you in managing your family affairs which includes separation and […]

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