Marie is an experienced family lawyer and mediator with over two decades' legal, consulting and life coaching experience.
Explaining clearly the language of the law, the Family Court process, options available and what is required to best navigate the family law system.
‘Over it’? Preparing to leave a marriage? Asking yourself what you need to do to prepare for what’s ahead? Confused? Bullied? Browbeaten? Intimidated? Disempowered?
Experiencing stressful litigation following a marriage breakdown, distressed and don't know where to turn? Wondering how to find the Family Lawyer that would best suit you? Can’t bear the thought of undergoing a court hearing on your own? Experiencing protracted conflict with your spouse about your children?
You are not alone: most people who are caught up in Family Law disputes feel totally bamboozled and often bogged down by the Family Court process. To make it worse they are often feeling personally broken and would really like someone to listen and to understand their situation and to set them on a clear strategic path.
Rest assured that navigating the Family Law process isn't easy and for most people it's a new territory with its own foreign language. My aim is to empower you and to map a clear path toward resolution of your matter. By explaining the language of the law, the Family Court process, the options available and what is required to best navigate the family law system will truly make a difference to you. By identifying exactly what you as my client would like to achieve in the family law dispute resolution environment and by helping you to formulate the right strategy to quickly and realistically resolve your family law matter, is my strength. I can also assist by helping you to select a Family Lawyer then by monitoring the costs and charges of your family lawyer therefore making the whole process a lot less stressful and more manageable. You don't need to feel alone and struggling and that there is no end in sight. Let me assist you work out a realistic strategy and move forward armed with a high level of knowledge.
Clients can blame their family lawyers for running up costs but sometimes the lawyer has not been given clear instructions – simply because their client did not know how to navigate the Family Law environment. In addition to your Family Lawyer, I can help you to prepare for legal conferences and court hearings thus saving time. Or I can provide support while a court hearing is underway. In the law, saving time means saving costs. Feeling supported can make all of the difference and allow you to see your own clear path forward.
Professional | Analytical skills | Logical Thinker | Experience Excellent Legal Knowledge | Impartial | Eye For Detail | Diligent Understanding | Excellent Communication Skills | Immediate Rapport | Discreet | Empathetic Listener | Prompt to Respond