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Relationship Property, Trust Disputes & Family Law

Tompkins Wake has a team comprising specialist lawyers who can assist in all aspects of family law.

We have expertise in complex relationship property issues, trust and estate disputes.

We recognise that family law issues can be time consuming and stressful.  We work with our clients to understand their concerns and objectives. We assess each client’s prospects and provide pragmatic and strategic advice for resolving matters.  Our litigators work closely with our specialist teams across Tompkins Wake to ensure our clients receive strategic advice, tailored to their specific issues. Where matters cannot be resolved through alternate dispute resolution, we advocate for our clients and protect their interests in Court.

Examples of our work:

Our team has recently been involved in three leading Supreme Court matters,  Thompson v Thompson, Clayton v Clayton  and Scott v Williams.

Areas of expertise:

  • Adoption
  • Capacity Issues (Claims under PPPR Act)
  • Care of Children
  • Child Support
  • Court Applications
  • Dissolution (Divorce)
  • Estate Claims
  • Family Law
  • International Family Law
  • Lawyer for Child
  • Protection of Personal and Property Rights
  • Relationship Property Disputes
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Trust and Estate Litigation
  • Relationship Property Agreements
  • Contracting Out Agreements

Relationship Property, Trust Disputes & Family Law team

Jonothan Briscoe


Kate Sullivan


Stephanie Ambler


Helen Radinovich


Jodie Foster

Senior Solicitor

Angela Vanderwee