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We take steps to understand your unique family dynamics and the importance of resolving all aspects of the division of your property and the ongoing care of children.

Our team is highly skilled in all aspects of Family Law including negotiation, alternative dispute resolution, mediation and litigation. We listen to your needs and explain the options and outcomes available to you to enable you to make informed decisions.

We have the support of specialists, both within and outside our firm, for expertise in accountancy, financial planning and real estate. For many, the Family Law process is unfamiliar and can be stressful. We aim to achieve the best possible outcome in a cost effective and timely manner.

At Burke & Associates, we can advise you in all aspects of Family Law and related issues

  • Advice regarding the legal issues arising from breakdown of marriage, de facto and same sex relationships
  • Divorce
  • Property division including complex matters involving businesses, companies and trusts
  • Injunctions in the preservation of property
  • Financial Agreements before, during and after de facto relationships and marriages
  • Children’s matters including care and welfare arrangements
  • Adult children maintenance
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Superannuation Agreements

Family Law Services

Our Family Law Lawyers

Rosy Roberts


Rosy Roberts

Rosy has extensive experience in Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution having represented clients in all Victorian State Courts, the Family Court of Australia and the High Court of Australia. She is also a VCAT appointed...

Margaret Girardi

Senior Associate

Margaret Girardi

Senior Associate
Margaret is a Senior Associate at the firm and practices predominantly in the area of family law.

Shabitha Sumanathasa

Shabitha works in various other areas including litigation, family law and property law.

Antonela Graso


Antonela Graso

Whilst completing her professional business and law tertiary qualifications, Antonela provides efficient and effective legal support services to our valued teams and clients.
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