Emerson Family Law

Level 8, Northpoint Building, 231 North Quay (cnr Makerston St) Brisbane CBD QLD 4000


(07) 3211 4920

} 8:30am - 5:00pm week days - Saturday, Sunday By Appointment Only

As one of the leading boutique Specialist Family Law practices in Brisbane, our vision at Emerson Family Law is to become the premier family law service provider for parties experiencing the devastation of separation.

Emerson Family Law is a Brisbane-based boutique law firm that specialises in family law. Our goal is to be the leading practitioner of family law for people going through separation. We also intend to develop and maintain a culture where individuals are guaranteed of all the legal advice they need regarding their rights under the Family Law Act (1975), with the values of fairness and justice taken into account.

Our firm stands on three pillars, which are namely:

Integrity in outcome

Family law has the capability to influence behaviour and social norms towards the family, marriage, and children. Thus, we believe that practising in this area of law comes with certain ethical and societal obligations. Because of this, integrity is essential to how we carry out our work.

Here at Emerson Family Law, you can be sure that we would never take advantage of intensified emotions during such difficult circumstances. Instead, we are committed to assisting the affected individuals, especially when children are involved. We help clients throughout the separation process so that they can emerge with the means to forge ahead.

Compassion in approach

As family lawyers, we understand that the human element cannot be removed from our practice. For this reason, we’ve made sure that our solicitors have the compassion to support clients go through separation, so that they can continue with their lives and actually look forward to what lies ahead.

Resolution in sight

We at Emerson Family Law have developed a reputation for our synergistic approach and expertise in out-of-court settlements. In fact, most of our lawyers have accomplished certified mediation training, and all of them are committed to negotiating on behalf of our clients.

We believe mediation gives all parties involved a certain degree of control over the results of their case. In contrast, affected individuals lose this control when courts decide the fate if their children and property. There’s also the fact that litigation takes years.

As a result, we aim to pursue every possible means in settlement before litigation is deemed necessary.

Here are some of the types of cases that we can help you with:

•   Divorce

•   Binding financial agreements

•   Children’s issues, including child protection and support

•   Domestic violence

•   Mediation

•   Property settlement

•   Same-sex relationships

•   Spousal maintenance

If you have any questions about our services, do give us a call, send us an email, or fill up the online enquiry form at our website. Our business hours are on weekdays, from 8:30am to 5:00pm. If you wish to consult with us on a weekend, please schedule your visit ahead of time.

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