Dispute Resolution

Family Dispute Resolution

Family Dispute Resolution is the term used to describe mediation or counselling to help parents and other people significant in a child’s life try to agree on arrangements for a child’s future care.

Anyone who is anticipating making an Application to the Court for a parenting order must participate in some type of family dispute resolution prior to starting their case in the Court. There are some exceptions such as urgency or risk to a child. Family Dispute Resolution should be conducted by a registered practitioner who is able to issue a certificate confirming parties’ attendance at or attempt to attend family dispute resolution.

At Murdoch Lawyers we are experienced in assisting parties prepare for and attend Family Dispute Resolution. We understand how difficult it is to make arrangements for your children and our lawyers are experienced at assisting you at all stages of resolving parenting arrangements for your children.

Contact Information

Direct Line: 07 4626 9848
Email Address: andrew@murdochs.com.au