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FAMILY COURT DELAYS – WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES

FAMILY COURT DELAYS – WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES?

For those seeking to have their family law matter dealt with by the Family Court at Sydney or the Federal Circuit Court at Sydney, there are currently huge delays.  There is simply an insufficient number of Judges to hear and properly deal with all of the matters in a timely manner.   Therefore, wherever possible, alternatives to litigation need to be sought in order to offer couples a quicker, less expensive and less stressful resolution to their family law matter.

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does de facto relationship exist

Does a Defacto Relationship Exist

The number of people living in De Facto Relationships in Australia has risen quite dramatically over recent years. Whereas in nearly all cases it is easy to prove whether two people are legally married, establishing whether two people have or have not been living in a De Facto Relationship (and for how long) can sometimes be more complex and open to dispute. We are seeing an increase in the number of clients who are seeking our legal expertise in this area.

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