Family Lawyer Chippendale

Need a Divorce Lawyer in Chippendale?

Movement Legal services Chippendale and surrounding ares of Sydney with exceptional family law services. Our team of experienced lawyers have helped many individuals in Chippendale to resolve conflicts and legal issues arising at the end of a relationship. We are committed to providing a human approach, that provides legal accuracy, and achieves favourable outcomes for our clients.

We know that dealing with divorce, separation, and conflict is emotionally draining. Our focus is on empowering you and taking away unnecessary drama. We will do what we can to efficiently bring the process to a close while always keeping your best interests as our first priority.

Family Law Services

Our services cover most areas of Australian family law. This is a complex area of law, and dealing with these sensitive issues can be extremely stressful. We are here to empathetically guide you through the process –  towards resolution and moving forward with your life.  

Our experienced team is ready to provide advice and representation on various matters, including:


Before you can apply to the Courts for a divorce you will need to have been separated for just over 12 months. However you do not need to wait until then before commencing the property settlement process.

Financial Agreements

Agreements can be used as a way to protect assets before a relationship (aka prenups), and they can be used as a way to being finality to financial and property issues at the close of a relationship. 


Children’s living arrangements, and issues of shared parenting need to be negotiated and formalised at the point of separation. The interests of the child always need to come first.

Property & Assets

The division of property, finances, and assets can be a significant aspect of family law cases. We have the expertise to guide you through negotiations, ensuring a fair and equitable resolution. Our team will work tirelessly to protect your interests and achieve a favourable outcome.

Defacto Relationships

Defacto relationships have certain issues unique to them that can be different from married couples, including defining when it formally commenced.


Separation occurs when one party to the relationship communicates that the relationship is over to the other. It is important to mark that date as it will have important ramifications on the time limit when the property settlement can come before the Court.

Spousal Maintenance

Financial support from one partner can in some situations be ordered by the Court to be paid to another on an ongoing basis after separation. This is separate to child support.

Court. Litigation and Disputes

When needed you want a brave and capable team behind you. In situations where court intervention becomes necessary, we will be the capable team leading. We have a proven track record of effectively advocating for our clients’ interests in family law proceedings. 

International Relationships and Family Law

Relationship, and weddings that have occurred over international jurisdictions are increasing in regularity. We are versed on dealing with these situations.

Domestic Violence

Unfortunately domestic violence and issues of abuse are too common. We can provide experienced guidance when dealing with these issues. 

So if you’re looking for legal guidance

A Movement Legal lawyer will be able to help anyone in Chippendale with their family law enquiry. 

We offer a complimentary 20 minute discussion to review your situation, and determine which approach may be best for you. So just call us on 1300 933 191 or fill out the form on this page.

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