Are you facing a relationship break down?

When your close family relationships are under stress or break down completely, you may find yourself emotionally overwhelmed and not sure who to turn to for help. Seeking legal advice can save you time, money and help you to avoid protracted and frustrating disputes.

Central Coast law firm Fourtree lawyers provide compassionate and practical legal advice for clients facing family law or relationship problems. We will guide you through any confusing situations and explain your rights and obligations in plain English.

We encourage clear communication and cooperation between partners to get the best possible outcome for our clients and their families.

We will provide you with practical options, effective strategies and will talk you through the alternatives to fighting it out in court with a focus on negotiation and mediation to amicably resolve your family law issues.

Commercial legalities often need to be sorted out during a relationship breakdown including, company structures, trusts and family businesses. Our lawyers have a well-developed understanding of commercial law and can perform investigative enquiries when necessary and negotiate complex property settlements in often difficult circumstances.

Your Family Lawyer will be able to guide you through every stage of separation and divorce, from filing legal documents and compiling asset disclosures to developing negotiation tactics and outlining what to expect if you have to go to court.

We understand how emotionally challenging and stressful relationship breakdowns can be, especially when it involves children. We will listen to you first, review all of your concerns and create a tailored solution for you with an honest, open and transparent approach.

Our promise

  • Highly qualified family law experts
  • Sensitive & effective solutions
  • Individual & personal attention
  • Cost effective and timely outcomes
  • Complete confidentiality

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Family law matters we can help you with-

  • ASSET DISCLOSURE
  • BINDING FINANCIAL AGREEMENTS
  • CHILD CUSTODY
  • CHILD MAINTENANCE
  • CONSENT ORDERS
  • CONTACT & VISITATION
  • COURT REPRESENTATION
  • DE FACTO RELATIONSHIPS
  • DIVORCE APPLICATIONS
  • FAMILY VIOLENCE & INTERVENTION ORDERS
  • INTERNATIONAL FAMILY LAW DISPUTES
  • MEDIATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION
  • PARENTING ORDERS
  • PROPERTY SETTLEMENTS
  • SAME-SEX RELATIONSHIPS
  • SEPARATION AGREEMENTS
  • SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE

Testimonials  

  • Easy to deal with, clear communication and understanding, thanks for your help.

    CB - Bensville

  • My partner and I will always be thankful that we chose Fourtree Lawyers. Kevin represented us throughout a Children’s Court case. He showed nothing less than a professional outlook on the case, yet also was very compassionate. Without the help of Kevin, we wouldn’t of had the best possible outcome. We will forever be appreciative of what Kevin has done for our family. Affordable prices with great results. If we ever need legal advice, or representation, our first call will be Fourtree lawyers.

    JH - North Entrance

  • I just wanted to say thank you for all of the help and support you have given me throughout my family law settlement. It was the worst year of my life, but you helped me feel confident that it was all going to work out OK in the end. You calmed down the heated negotiations and managed to get a fair outcome without going to court. The kids are all happy and settled in a safe new environment, and I can get on with my new future.

    BJ - Copacabana

  • After three long years, my international family law matter was going nowhere, despite spending tens of thousands of dollars with an overseas law firm. I engaged Kevin Vierboom from Fourtree Lawyers to help me in bringing this nightmare to an end when it became apparent I was going to lose my job. He reviewed my case, distilled the issues and escalated the negotiations. I am very relieved to say that it’s finally over.

    DH - Erskineville