Divorce Lawyers Gold Coast

Our Gold Coast Divorce Lawyers are here to help you move through a divorce or separation as smoothly and cost-effectively as possible, providing advice and representation if needed.

Divorce & Separation Experts

Our divorce lawyers understand the sensitive nature of family law matters and are dedicated to providing a comprehensive range of legal services tailored to your needs.

Best Interests Outcomes

We take the time to listen and understand your unique circumstances, providing practical advice and solutions that are fair, reasonable, and in your best interests.

Fair & Reasonable Fees

We believe in transparency and fairness when it comes to legal fees. Our commitment is to provide quality legal guidance and representation at cost-effective rates.

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Our Gold Coast Lawyers Help You Navigate The Complexity of Divorce & Separation

Ending a marriage or long-term relationship can be emotionally challenging. Get the support you deserve by equipping yourself with a team of divorce lawyers Gold Coast residents have come to fully rely on. We’re here to guide you through this difficult time, providing expert legal advice to help you navigate through any complexities or complications that may arise.

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Need some advice on property or parenting matters after divorce or separation?

Ending a marriage or de facto relationship can be emotional and often comes with a lot of paperwork and legal considerations. Whether you’re dealing with divorce, domestic violence, property settlements, or parenting arrangements, our highly experienced team are here to assist you every step of the way.

We invite you to contact us for a free 15-minute consultation to help you understand the way forward.

“Thank you to the team at Advance Family Law for guiding me through a very traumatic time and giving me direction and more fundamentally, hope, that not only would my interests be protected but that the outcome achieved would be fair, reasonable and equitable, which it was.”


Binding Child Support Agreements

Expert Guidance Through Divorce & Separation

Efficient, Cost-Effective Resolutions

We know that every relationship is unique, and we take the time to listen and understand your circumstances. We aim to provide practical advice and solutions that are fair, reasonable, and in your best interests.

We’ll guide you on resolving matters with your former spouse or de facto partner, aiming for amicable resolutions where possible – avoiding the costs and stress of family court whenever possible.

Accredited Legal Services

Queensland Law Society
Domestic Violence Lawyer Gold Coast
Queensland Association of Collaborative Practitioners
Child Protection Practitioners

How We Help Our Clients

Book A Free 15 Minute Consultation

Contact us today to schedule a free 15-minute telephone consultation. During this call, we’ll discuss your situation and outline your options moving forward.

Understand Your Options

Our team will ensure you clearly understand your legal rights and options, empowering you to make informed decisions about your future.

Move Forward With Your Life

With our guidance and support, you can confidently resolve your legal matter and focus on moving forward with your life.

Frequently Asked Questions

A divorce lawyer is a specialised family lawyer who focuses on legal matters related to the dissolution of marriages. As part of a family law team, they handle divorce applications, property division, and child custody matters. They provide comprehensive legal services, including drafting financial agreements and representing former spouses in court proceedings.

In divorce & separation matters, courts assess property settlement based on various factors outlined in the Family Law Act. A lawyer can provide practical advice on property matters, representing clients in court proceedings. The process involves evaluating financial resources non-financial contributions, and drafting binding financial agreements for successful outcomes.

Child support in Australia is determined via Services Australia’s Child Support Agency or a private agreement between parents. Our team can provide advice on all family law matters, including financial support for children being included on consent orders, without court intervention. The Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia handles private child support agreements and parenting matters, looking at parental responsibility and both parents’ financial situation.

Shared parental responsibility, as outlined in the Family Law Act, involves parents making significant decisions regarding their child’s welfare jointly. Family law services provide comprehensive advice on parenting arrangements, emphasising practical solutions and the child’s best interests. A lawyer assists in drafting parenting plans and consent orders for legal recognition.

Binding financial agreements and financial consent orders serve different purposes in family law matters. Lawyers provide independent legal advice, ensuring clients understand their legal rights and obligations. The court approves Financial consent orders while binding financial agreements are drafted outside court proceedings, often before or during a de facto relationship.

To officially end a de facto relationship, one party must notify the other, terminating the relationship under the Family Law Act. Lawyers offer confidential advice on the entire process, including property settlement matters and spousal maintenance. Quality advice or legal representation, if needed, ensures fair outcomes for both parties.

Cohabitation agreements are legal contracts between de facto couples, outlining rights and responsibilities during the relationship and in case of separation. Family law services assist in drafting comprehensive agreements that address property division, financial support, and child custody matters. Experienced  lawyers ensure the agreement reflects the best interests of both parties.

Yes, in Australia, same-sex relationships are handled similarly to opposite-sex relationships in family law matters. Family law divisions ensure equal treatment under the law, addressing issues such as property division, child custody, and drafting financial agreements.

Court proceedings in family law matters become necessary when disputes cannot be resolved through negotiation or alternative dispute resolution methods. Family violence, child protection matters, and complex property disputes may require intervention from the family law division.

If you are uncertain on whether or not your case needs the assistance of divorce lawyers, simply contact our knowledgeable Gold Coast team today to discuss your details further. 

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