Melbourne’s Trusted Family Lawyers for More Than Five Decades
We have the expertise to help you navigate the stress of family law and re-build your life.
Proudly named Leading Family Law Firm
In Doyle's Guide to Best Lawyers & Law Firms 2019
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The Clancy & Triado Difference
Our founder, Patricia Clancy AM, was a pioneer in family law in Australia and her commitment to family law was recognised with the Order of Australia.
Today, our commitment to family law continues – ten of our lawyers are accredited specialists in family law.
We advise on all aspects of family law, including financial settlements, children’s arrangements, de facto relationships, same-sex relationships, spousal maintenance and wills and estates.
How We Can Help You
Our team of lawyers based in Hawthorn, Melbourne can help you with all aspects of family law.
The Clancy & Triado Approach
We’re ready to listen to your story and advocate for your best interests.
Our ultimate goal is to help you resolve your family law issues and achieve the best possible settlement with your integrity intact.
We view court proceedings as a last resort, and settle the large majority of our cases without resorting to court proceedings.
Of those that do go to court, about 95% are settled before a final trial.
Your family lawyers based in Hawthorn, Melbourne
Whether you’re looking for some initial advice, or require urgent legal assistance, we can help.
We're Melbourne’s leading family law firm
In 2017 we were recommended as a leading Australian family and divorce law firm in Doyle’s Guide, the country’s most comprehensive listing of the best lawyers, law firms and barristers. Our team has the knowledge and resources to protect the interests of your family and help you achieve the best possible outcome.
We’ve got every aspect of family law covered
We can represent you through all aspects of family law, including marriage separation and divorce, breakdown of de facto relationships, parenting and child support agreements, spousal maintenance, property settlements, and financial settlements including superannuation, trusts, wills and estates. From straight-forward domestic matters to the most complex cases involving international law, we will provide expertise and support at every stage to tell your story.
We offer strategic negotiation and mediation
We know lengthy court proceedings can take a heavy toll, both financially and emotionally. Fortunately, the large majority of family law matters never go to court. By focusing on strategic negotiation and mediation our team strives to reach the best outcome for you in the most timely and cost-efficient way. We will discuss your concerns and ideal outcomes, and we will outline your options and guide you through each step of the way.
We're Melbourne’s trusted family law firm
We’re acutely aware that you entrust us with your most sensitive and delicate information. We pride ourselves on operating with the highest levels of discretion in all of our matters and always aim to be Melbourne’s most trusted family law firm.
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