FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

These are some of the most frequently asked questions. If you also need to know the answer to these questions or have other questions, contact us for an Initial Consultation

  • If I leave the family home, will I lose my entitlements?
  • Will I have to pay stamp duty if I purchase the home from my former spouse?
  • Do I have to split my inheritance?
  • I brought more assets into the relationship?
  • I owned the home before we got married?
  • My former spouse has been hiding assets and has a secret bank account?
  • I found out that my former spouse has been gambling?
  • Can I change the locks on the home?
  • Can my superannuation entitlements be split?
  • Are you getting married for the 2nd time?
  • Are you moving in with someone and want to protect your assets for your children?
  • Are you wanting to avoid a nasty dispute about the division of your assets in the event of a breakdown of your relationship?
  • Are you out of time to finalise your property settlement throughout the Court, but want to make an Agreement about the division of assets?
  • Is the default position that each parent will have equal time with the children?
  • I was always the primary carer to the children but now my former partner wants equal time?
  • What happens if my former partner re-partners?
  • What if my former partner has a mental illness or an addiction to drugs or alcohol?
  • Can my former partner move interstate with the children?
  • I am worried that my former partner will take the children overseas without my permission?
  • Can I take my children to see a counsellor without the other parent’s permission?