Complex Family Law Specialists in Melbourne


Every family law case is unique. While many have straightforward processes, some have complicating factors that require family law specialists in Melbourne. These are referred to as complex family law cases.


Complicating factors that come into play in family law include the size of the case, what shared assets, company structures, self-managed super, family trusts, are involved.


There are also many other contributing factors that would indicate that you have a complex family law case.

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Complex Family Law Property Settlements


A property settlement allows you to divide your shared assets and move forward with assets that are entirely your own.


This may become complex when a couple has a large property asset pool. This can consist of anything from one exceedingly valuable property to multiple properties in multiple locations or different classes of assets and shareholding interests.

Even more complicating can be the aspect of lack of disclosure or deliberate hiding of assets.

If you are likely facing a large property settlement, contact one of our family law specialists / lawyers in Melbourne to learn more about complex family law property settlements.

Family Trusts

Are you concerned with how your divorce or separation could impact any family trusts you have implemented as a couple? Whether your family trusts will remain protected or the assets within them will be divided with your other assets depends on a range of contributing factors.


An experienced family lawyer/family law specialist will be able to walk you through what will happen to your family trust in the event of a divorce or separation.

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Self-managed Super Split


Our family law specialists in Melbourne can help you with is splitting your super. Many couples have a shared, self-managed super fund which needs to be appropriately divided after a separation.


This can be a complex process, which is why specialised expertise is necessary and valuable in these situations, including potentially engaging a super valuer or actuary.

Other complex family law areas that we specialise in include:

  • Family Law Company Structures
  • Family Law Business Partnerships
  • Family Law Loans to Parents


All of these situations are unique and require individualised care and consideration. If you believe your divorce or separation is a complex family law matter, contact us and schedule a sit down meeting with a senior family lawyer/specialist in Melbourne. We will assess your situation in a free consultation, advising you how to best move forward.

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