Gold Coast Family Lawyers: Trusted and Experienced
Our team of family lawyers on the Gold Coast are led by Accredited Family Law Specialist Rachel Gillies. Backed by decades of combined experience, we take the stress out of your family law matter.
With family law, our skilled and highly trained lawyers want you to know one thing, regardless of your situation. Seeking advice early gives you the best chances of success.
With Go To Court’s Legal Hotline, there is no initial up-front cost to speak with a lawyer about your family law situation. Our Hotline Lawyers are qualified and experienced. They will listen to your case and help you decide on what you should do next.
If ensuring your children arrive at school on time means you cannot meet our Gold Coast family lawyers at our office, this is no problem. Our solicitors are able to meet you where it is convenient for you. This reduces the cost and the stress on you so our Gold Coast family lawyers can focus on getting you an outcome that is in your best interests.
Family law articles our Gold Coast clients find useful
We have hundreds of family law articles on our website. They are written and edited by qualified lawyers. Some of the most popular articles with our family law clients on the Gold Coast include:
- Prenuptial Agreements (also known as financial agreements);
- Recognition of an Overseas Marriage;
- Annulment of Marriage;
- Divorce in Australia;
- Separation; and
- Access to Children.
Common cases our Gold Coast lawyers get real results
Ask any Gold Coast family lawyer what they recommend their clients do from the beginning and their answer will be the same. Seek early advice.
The faster you an obtain advice on where you stand, the more money, time and heartache that can be saved. Our Gold Coast lawyers deal with many common family law issues, often with great results.
Property consent orders
You and your former partner may be amicable and friendly in all things. However, the protection of your financial interests cannot be guaranteed even if you have an informal agreement.
Our Gold Coast family lawyers are experienced in helping our clients reach effective agreements with their former partner and obtain the consent orders that make the agreement legally binding. These give certainty to our clients’ situations without the stress of worrying if their former partner will change their mind.
More about financial agreements can be read in our dedicated article, Property Consent Orders.
Access to children and child custody
Every parent wants what is best for their child. Our Gold Coast family lawyers understand that in some cases, the other parent may not be in the position to provide the best to your children.
In an understanding bust experienced way, our Gold Coast lawyers will explain how the courts will determine who gets custody and how to enforce an order. Often, the best solutions are found by parents outside of court through mediation.
Our family law team are experienced in ensuring your parental rights are protected.
Separation and divorce
Many of our clients call believing that the settlement of property and child custody issues has to happen in order to obtain a divorce. This is simply not true.
Our Gold Coast family lawyers will explain the requirements of separation and the procedure of obtaining a divorce. In many cases, a divorce can be obtained without requiring legal representation when the clients are pointed in the right direction in the first place.
In complicated cases where service cannot be made or when the circumstances are unusual, the team on the Gold Coast are backed by decades of combined experience to help you through it.