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Who Gets Custody of Your Pets in a Separation?

Who Gets Custody of Your Pets in a Separation? There are many things to consider in the process of a separation or divorce. It may never occur to you to think about who will get pet custody after your break-up. However, for some families, the Family Court of Western Australia may be involved in deciding […]

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How Does COVID-19 Lockdown Affect Your Parenting Orders?

How The Perth COVID-19 Lockdown Affects Your Parenting Orders  In Perth we have been very lucky to not have any community cases of COVID-19 in the past ten months, which is why it has created quite a shock to find ourselves in a 5 day full lockdown. For many, we are finding ourselves in a […]

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Interview by the College of Law

In 2012 I completed my Masters of Applied Law (Family Law) through the College of Law, which enabled me to study Family Law at a much deeper level and proved to be a really useful and practical course. Recently I was privileged to be interviewed by the College of Law for their Insights section. Read […]

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Think before you text, tweet, snap or update your status

In the last month the media have reported that divorce lawyers could “soon” gain access to the web, phone and email use of every person in Australia.  Privacy advocates and others have criticised the possible move to change data retention laws as intrusive. Under the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 Australian phone and internet […]

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What Do I Do When The Law Firms Are Closed?

Christmas and the New Year period are often times of great stress, and often that stress becomes too much and people decide to end their relationships. But what can you do when the law firms are closed over the Christmas/New Year period? If your matter is urgent, the following institutions are available: The Family Court, […]

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