Ivy Law Group has twenty-two years’ experience in international family law and has acted for clients both in Australia (involved in international litigation) and also overseas clients (involved in complex property and child related matters.
Starting proceedings in the wrong jurisdiction can sometimes have irreversible consequences to the outcome of your matter.
We have advised clients from around the world with connections to Australia and complex property arrangements.
We have also had extensive experience in complex international child abduction matters including Applications pursuant to the Hague Convention.
We have represented clients in countries across the globe including Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Holland, Hong Kong, various Pacific Island Nations, New Zealand, Singapore, China, South Africa, the United States of America, and the United Kingdom.
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Family Law Articles
Marital separation (including divorce) and de facto separation is an unfortunate reality of the world that we live in. While some manage to navigate the emotional minefield with minimal anguish, most end up embroiled in bitter legal proceedings. While financial concerns are often of great importance when separating, far more important are matters of the heart: children. When making arrangements for children in a divorce, the Court will place the greatest amount of importance on the “best interests” of the child. But do those best interests include the child’s own wishes?