Publications

New managing director proving success is in the family

DA Family Lawyers has announced the appointment of a new managing director who is expected to lead the firm to a new era of growth and prosperity. Experienced practitioner Lisa...


My Wealth Solutions

Since being established, My Wealth Solutions has been helping clients of all ages and backgrounds achieve their financial goals.   Based in Brisbane, our team of savvy, experienced financial planners...


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....


What is Collaborative Practice?

Collaborative practice is about client's owning and shaping the process by which they resolve their disputes by engaging in open communication and information sharing. In our collaborative practice we assist...


Independent Children’s Lawyers

by Deborah Awyzio Accredited Family Law Specialist (DA Family Lawyers) In parenting proceedings, the court is able to appoint an independent children's lawyer, to represent the best interests of the...


If you have been ordered to attend a child inclusive conference

If you have been ordered to attend a child inclusive conference, this is an information sheet prepared by the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court so you understand what is involved


Supreme Court decision reversing the decision of Justice Fryberg

On the 8th of November, the Full Court of the Supreme Court of Queensland made a decision on reversing the decision of Justice Fryberg to adjourn a bail application indefinitely...


Dispute Resolution Advocacy in the Context of Conciliation Conferences in Financial Matters

The conciliation process has been used to resolve financial disputes in the family court system since 1975. To advocate effectively for clients within this process, lawyers need to possess knowledge...


City Beat with Mitch Gaynor

Moving Up Gun family law expert Deborah Awyzio has been nominated president at Family Law Practitioners Association (QLD). Awyzio started her own firm, DA Family Lawyers, in 2005. It has...