Family Law Mediation

No family matter is unsolvable — explore resolution through mediation.
Laila Sayed

“Laila and her team are very professional, friendly and helpful with my legal enquiry. Their speedy response certainly help ease the stress and put the uncertainty to rest when dealing with a legal situation.” – Cheng – Chieh Chang

Why Justice Family Lawyers for Your Mediation Matters

We possess specialised expertise in family law, enabling us to conduct mediation with a high level of professional insight. Our skilled mediators excel in fostering a collaborative environment to assist parties in reaching amicable solutions.

Upholding strict confidentiality, we ensure that all discussions and agreements made during mediation remain private.

Throughout the mediation process, we provide a supportive atmosphere, acknowledging the emotional challenges and working towards reducing stress for our clients.

Our mediation services offer a cost-effective alternative to traditional litigation, saving valuable time and resources.

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    How Does Mediation Work in Family Law?​

    Mediation in Family Law: Understanding the process entails understanding the role of a Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) practitioner in Australian Family Law.

    Role of FDR Practitioners: They are impartial experts trained in mediation and negotiation, specifically focusing on resolving family disputes in Australia.

    Safe Environment: FDR practitioners establish a secure space where individuals feel safe to openly discuss their issues in Australian Family Dispute Resolution.

    Issue Identification: Practitioners aid in identifying and narrowing down disputed matters, potentially mitigating court-related issues in Australian Family Dispute Resolution.

    Mediation Formats: Options encompass face-to-face roundtable discussions, telephone, or shuttle mediation to address safety concerns in Australian Family Dispute Resolution.

    Shuttle Mediation: In situations where safety concerns arise, mediators conduct separate sessions with each party to facilitate communication in Australian Family Dispute Resolution.

    Confidentiality: Discussions during mediation are private and generally not admissible in court, except in cases involving reporting child abuse or risk in Australian Family Dispute Resolution.

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    What is mediation in family law?​

    Mediation serves as a method for families in conflict or facing relationship breakdowns to settle disputes.

    It can occur informally, involving a friend or family member as a mediator, or formally, with a professional mediator aiding the parties.

    The family law system promotes attempts at resolving family disputes without court intervention. Hence, mediation typically marks the initial step in a family law case. The court often requires a certificate verifying that parties attempted mediation before initiating court proceedings.

    Certain circumstances permit exemptions from this requirement:

    • Urgency, such as concerns of one parent being a flight risk with the child/children.
    • Instances involving family violence or child abuse.
    • Responding to a court application.
    • Parties agreeing to consent orders.
    • The inability of a party to participate in mediation.
    • Previous court orders with one party breaching the orders.
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    REVIEWS

    Star reviews 1 - Family law mediation
    Very prompt, knowledgeable & helpful. A pleasure to speak with.
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    Colleen Stewart
    01/05/24
    Justice Family Law was prompt and efficiently answered my questions during my initial enquiry providing me with confidence to participate in a 10 min complementary appointment with a solicitor on the same day. Following this appointment I happy with JFL enough to begin proceedings.
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    Dean Davies
    19/03/24
    Expertise, clarity and professionalism when needed. Appreciated and Valued.
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    David Robinson
    27/02/24
    I received excellent legal representation. Juliana’s and Monique’s professionalism is remarkable, along with their knowledge and execution of the law. With this being, not only a very difficult situation, but it was also an extremely sensitive and emotional time in my life and Monique handled this case from beginning to end with what I would consider perfection in every aspect. Highly recommend !! 🤗🤗😊 Thanks, J Yousef
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    Jala channel
    17/12/23
    Ver helpful and friendly staff. I talked to one of their representatives. It was very helpful talking to them.
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    Muhammad Umair Mujahid
    07/12/23
    Thanks Julianne for providing best services for our case. She answered all of my questions timely. She provided best possible legal advice for our case. We get the best outcome.☺️
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    Yin Min Theingi
    02/12/23