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Are you looking for family lawyers in Brisbane or on the Gold Coast for family law advice?
Our Gold Coast and Brisbane lawyers offer legal advice in the following areas:

  • Advice on marriage & de-facto relationships
  • Help with separation/divorce
  • Division of matrimonial assets
  • Property settlements
  • Children’s living arrangements & relocation
  • Child protection
  • Adoption
  • Surrogacy
  • Immigration issues
  • Male & female lawyers available
  • Trained psychologists available
  • Qualified mediators available
  • Superannuation
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Domestic violence issues
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Translation assistance for clients with English as a second language

Seeking answers to family law FAQs? After the latest family law news? For more in-depth information on family law visit our dedicated family law website.

For more information on our family law services in Brisbane or on the Gold Coast please contact our family lawyers.

At msl, we understand few events in life can be more traumatic than relationship and family breakdown. However, emotional pain and sense of loss can be made more disastrous if accompanied by financial hardship arising from incorrect legal advice and prolonged and drawn out mediations and court disputes. The family law department at msl are staunch advocates for the rights of their clients and use their extensive experience to achieve consistently powerful outcomes, both in court and privately.

With a diligent and relentless reputation to fight exceptionally hard to achieve clients' goals, our family law team have demonstrated their abilities as formidable litigators with strong trial capacity, providing a powerful presence in court. Our family lawyers have proven experience to fight for clients' entitlements and display resilience and dedication in all their dealings to produce quick and cost-effective conclusions. Our objective is to solve problems and provide solutions, which to achieve we apply a comprehensive, yet straightforward approach to finding a sensible outcome for those dealing with family and de facto relationship issues.

At msl whilst we understand that every client is unique, our team’s experience in family law ensures they are able to handle all aspects ranging from straightforward problems to complex issues including litigation involving significant sums of money and intricate corporate structures. We also maintain close relationships with financial advisors, and accountants to help relieve financial stress of any situation.

Our Brisbane and Gold Coast family lawyers display a unique skill set, which they rely upon to produce exceptional results for clients.

Carriae Dawson-Wheeler's training in New Zealand as a psychologist has given her the expertise necessary to support clients during turbulent and emotional times and coupled with her sharp legal knowledge, she is confident providing prompt and solid results at trial.

Amy Sanders-Robbins' behavioural science knowledge enables her to bring a holistic approach to an often challenging time in one's life. As a team, our Brisbane family lawyers and our Gold Coast family lawyers have the demonstrated experience, and an impressive trial record, to fight for the best possible outcome for you.

Antonious Abdelshahied is a powerful and persuasive family lawyer and utilises his mediation and negotiaton techniques to deliver the best results for his clients.

Carlu Booth's previous experience as a paralegal has given her a keen interest in family law and she is looking forward to expanding her practical experience and assisting clients with their family law needs.

At msl clear communication, exceptional knowledge, dedication and commitment are the foundations that set us apart from our competitors. As a solution focused and results driven law firm, you can be confident that msl will strive to provide you with the highest level of service, expert advice and personal attention that you deserve. Put simply, we provide solutions, not prolong your arguments, by delivering proven results to your family law disputes.

See what our clients had to say about our Brisbane and Gold Coast family lawyers.

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When you are going through a major life or relationship change, you will usually need to update your will to reflect these changes. Moreover, you may need assistance in buying or selling assets, changing business structures or trusts. At msl, we are a full-service legal firm, which means it is easier to complete these changes in one convenient location. For more information please visit our conveyancing, commercial or wills and estate pages, or contact our Brisbane lawyers or Gold Coast lawyers.