Welcome to Doolan Callaghan Family Lawyers​

Jarrad Callaghan

Professional Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor (University of Technology, Sydney)
  • Bachelor of Business (University of Technology, Sydney)
  • Graduate Certificate in Professional Legal Practice (University of Technology, Sydney)
  • Member, Law Society of NSW
  • Member, Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia
  • Admitted solicitor, Supreme Court of NSW and High Court of Australia
  • Nationally Accredited Mediator


Jarrad began his family law career following practising in the area of criminal law. Jarrad is a critical thinker. He is pragmatic, thorough, and passionate about his work. He also shows empathy and is protective of his clients. Jarrad appreciates that every case is different and will adopt the best path forward for each of his clients taking into account their unique circumstances. If necessary, Jarrad is a competent and forthright litigator, however, he is steadfast in his determination to reach a negotiated settlement wherever possible.

Jarrad is quick to grasp and understand the dynamics of his family law matters. His business degree, coupled with his law degree, means that he has a good knowledge of assessing family’s finances. One of Jarrad’s strengths is his understanding of company structures, trusts, and superannuation interests.

Jarrad’s criminal law experience is also of assistance to those clients in situations where the issue of family violence or domestic violence is present or alleged.

Jarrad’s main focus is to assist clients in navigating the legal challenges associated with separation, and to achieve the best possible outcome for clients in a timely and professional way. As part of a team of lawyers specialising in family law at Doolan Callaghan Family Lawyers, Jarrad’s clients benefit from a wealth of knowledge and experience over the broad range of family law issues.

Jarrad stays abreast of any developments in the area of family law, including any new changes in legislation and most recent case law.

He lives on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.

We look forward to meeting you and helping you in your family law matter

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