Divorce solicitor – Do I really need one?

When you first separate from your partner, almost everybody you speak to will tell you that you need to get legal advice.  “Speak to a solicitor” they will say and will be unwilling to give you the specific advice you need.  The main reason people say this is to limit their own liability – generally only a solicitor can give you proper legal advice and...

How much is the cost of Divorce in Australia?

How much will your divorce cost? How long is a piece of string? Don’t you hate it when people answer a question with a question? There are essentially two components to the overall divorce cost.  The first component I can answer very easily – How much does a divorce cost?  $550.  Add another $250-$500 if you get a solicitor to fill in the forms for you. ...