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ABOUT US
No-nonsense Legal Advice

Calverley Johnston Family Lawyers have been assisting members of the Western Australian community with divorce and separation for more than 35 years. We provide direct and upfront legal advice, and explain the range of options available for each case. Every step of the way, you are able to make informed decisions about your future. After all, you are the best judge when it comes to knowing what you want your life to look like, after your family law matter is over.

We understand that this is one of the toughest experiences you will ever endure. Whether your matter is complex or simple, amicable or hostile, our dedicated family lawyers will support, guide and represent you.

OUR SERVICES
How We Can Help You

Our team of family lawyers know their stuff when it comes to divorce and separation in Western Australia. Whether you’re looking for a lawyer to do it all, from representing you in Court, negotiating at mediation or preparing legal documents – we can help you. Or perhaps you are wanting a “mentor”, to help guide you through the family law process whilst you represent yourself and keep your legal fees at a minimum – we can help you.

Divorce
Divorce is the process through which you can either solely or jointly with your former partner,
Parenting Issues
As a parent, you will want the best for your children, and this is often achieved by developing a co-parenting
Property Settlement
It is important to obtain legal advice regarding your rights and entitlements in a property settlement,
Spousal Maintenance
Spousal maintenance is not an automatic right and unless there is a mutual agreement that spousal
Child Support
All parents have an obligation to financially support their children until they reach the age of 18. In some circumstances,
Mediation and Collaboration
Where possible, litigation in Court should be an option of last resort. Going to Court is emotionally draining and
Litigation & Court Representation
Whilst going to Court is considered an option of last resort, there are occasions
Our Experience
Why Should You Choose Us?
  1. We don’t “beat around the bush”. Our advice is no-nonsense and realistic, to make sure you get on the right path to an agreement, from the get-go.
  2. We work exclusively in Family Law and don’t dabble in other jurisdictions. We know our stuff and we’re good at it.
  3. We are cost-conscious and let you know the most cost-effective options for your situation.
  4. We have a team approach. You get to know the other staff in our office, from the support staff to the other lawyers, so you feel comfortable and supported if your lawyer is not available.

We offer big firm service at a fraction of the cost and work with you to achieve the best possible outcome for your future.

We practice exclusively in Family Law with realistic advice aimed at resolving issues.

We acknowledge that going through a divorce or separation is one of the toughest experiences you will go through.

Our Family Lawyers
Meet our Legal Team

Our experienced Family Lawyers work with you, every step of the way — understanding the difficult circumstances, providing support and realistic legal advice — so you can make the best decisions for your future.

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Whether your matter is complex, simple, amicable, or hostile, you can trust our dedicated legal team to guide and represent you to reach an outcome for your future

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