Family Law

Professional Family Lawyers

Our family lawyers, based in Moorabbin, service the Bayside area in all Family law related matters.

Our family law services cover the full spectrum of family law and have expertise in helping those with complicated issues and providing quality advice. We are particularly skilled in assisting those who are separating or divorcing and have family businesses as a part of their property pool.

Our family lawyers have extensive experience in all of the following:

Divorce & Separation
Financial Matters
  • Binding Financial Agreements
  • Consent Orders
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Litigation (where agreement cannot be reached)
Children Custody
  • Child Custody
  • Parenting Orders
  • Grandparents Rights
Family Violence & Intervention Orders

Whether you are considering your options before you separate, or the relationship is over, we can help advise you of what to expect.

We provide concise family law legal advice and consider your matter to provide you with options to help you reach a settlement and resolution as early as possible.

Whether it is a simple or a complex family law matter we can assist and help you get clarity on your circumstances.

Businesses & Complex Assets

Divorce and separation for business owners and those with complex asset structures can be stressful as there are further issues that need to be considered. The value of the business, assets and determining the value of property income is often more complex.

We are skilled in assisting our clients navigate the issues in valuing the property pool of assets and negotiating a settlement. We can provide you with clear advice about how the property pool of assets will be divided after separation. We are tough negotiators and will work hard to get you to what you are entitled to.

Family Mediation

We can assist many clients prepare and attend family mediations for property settlements, child custody and parenting arrangements. We understand the nuances of the law and how it may apply to your individual circumstances to help get you the best outcome.

Mediation is an important step to reaching a settlement before going to court. Having the proper preparation and skill in mediations will help resolve the matter faster to your satisfaction.

Going to Court

Family Court proceedings are required if the parties cannot settle at mediation and in very contested matters. It is important to have the right family law team preparing your case and material so that you have the best opportunity for success in court.

Court proceedings are more costly and we work to ensure that you have the best case prepared and presented. This can also involve obtaining legal advice from experienced family law barristers and other experts. As a family law firm our staff are skilled in managing family law case preparation and acting for clients in court.

We work diligently and are thorough in our case preparation so that your case will be seen in the best possible light. This is particularly important where there are many issues to consider or false allegations have been made.

Getting the Right Advice

There are many family lawyers that offer legal services. Our family law team are skilled with professional family lawyers who are experts in their field backed by a professional support team. We aim to provide the best quality advice in the most cost-effective way.

We look to ensure that our client’s interests are always protected and we are skilled in dealing with mediations and negotiations of successful outcomes. We also provide you with action you can take to improve your chances of success.

We can help provide you high level advice in any family law matter or dispute.

Talk to one of our local Moorabbin family lawyer today about your matter call on 1300 907 335 or complete an online query form and we will be in contact with you promptly.

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our testimonials

Branden L, Ravenhall

Excellent Service. PCL did a great job advising me about my rights and protecting my name and business goodwill. I can absolutely recommend this very professional service.

Brett Wilson/Glen Waverley

If I had of gone to another law firm that was cheaper I may have saved many thousands of dollars but as it turns out I may have lost a lot more than that upon settlement. Using a firm such as PCL lawyers I had the peace of mind that each issue as it arose was dealt with in a very matter of fact way and to the letter of the law.

Tiffany J/ Australia

Out of speaking to two other lawyers you were the only one to give me any genuine advice.

Morgan S/ Australia

Thank you so much for your assistance. Should I ever have the chance to recommend you I will do so.

Lisa G/Bentleigh

I appreciate your time and effort and thank you for your prompt response and professionalism. I would not hesitate to use your services again and refer PCL Lawyers to others.

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