OK, we’re often asked what are the options for legal agreements following the breakdown of a marriage. So we’ve prepared a visual representation of the main differences between a consent order and a Binding Financial Agreement (BFA). As always, seek the advice of a lawyer to guide you through. Speak to our family law team today.
At Dimocks Family Lawyers, we understand that the period following a separation, in most cases, will be an emotional time for you. Should you require the support of professionals other than a lawyer, we can put you in touch with people whom we trust. What date did you separate? Your separation lawyer will certainly ask … Read moreSeparation
The Family Law Act 1975 (“the Act”) established a specialist Family Court in Australia. As the Court has developed through infancy to maturity, the fundamentals for dealing with property cases have not changed to any significant degree. Ours is still a discretion-based system where even on an identical set of facts (if such a thing … Read moreCalculating the likely split of assets