Property Settlements

The importance of preparation in mediation

By Deborah Awyzio – nationally accredited mediator and registered family dispute resolution provider   Mediation is not an extension of litigation The process of mediation is nearly the opposite of litigation. In litigation, parties delegate their decision making powers to a Judicial Officer, whereas the central theme in mediation is self-determination. Consequently parties come to a […]

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4 simple steps to determine the division of property

The best time to resolve a property settlement issue is often soon after separation If a court has to determine the dispute they will take into account what assets are owned by both parties at the date the court is dealing with the issue. This holds true even if the case is being held years

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Property and family law: What to do when you’ve separated

DA Family Lawyers in Brisbane can help you navigate property settlement If you and your partner have separated do you know how your property will be divided? There are three ways a property division settlement can be settled. Either both parties can amicably agree to the division and can apply for consent orders, or: if

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