We provide a service to assist clients to resolve children’s matters and to provide for their ongoing care and welfare.
Lighting the Way Forward
The drafting and advice upon mediation processes, parenting plans, consent orders and Court applications are all provided by our firm. We further have extensive experience in ensuring compliance with existing child arrangements and with the variation of those arrangements, and with applications involving grandparents and significant others in the lives of children.
Our Principal, Glenn Thexton, has trained as an Independent Children’s Lawyer and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to all matters that our firm works upon.
We have no upfront fee to assess and provide preliminary advice on your children’s matters, and any fees charged by our firm are subject to a fixed fee quotation that will be provided to you prior to undertaking work on your matter.
Common issues that we deal with include for example: –
domestic or family violence against or in front of you and your children
psychological and psychiatric assessments
drug and alcohol dependency issues
mediation and alternative dispute resolution
Roundtable Dispute Management
contravention applications for existing parenting orders
relocation applications and opposition to relocation applications
Independent Children’s Lawyers
how to prepare for a Family Report
Hague Convention recoveries
drafting of affidavits
ensuring appropriate safeguards exist in your orders
Notices of Risk of Abuse or Family Violence made to Child Services authorities
child support back-payments or reviews
DNA and paternity testing issues
listing of parents on birth certificates
involvement of step-parents and grandparents
surrogacy and adoptions
Our Principal, Glenn Thexton is happy to have a free general discussion with you about how best to handle your matter and he may be contacted on our office number, by email: email@example.com or his mobile 0410 639 921.