Our Services

We have 11 Accredited Family Law Specialists at Barkus Doolan Winning, with a wealth of experience to suit each client’s needs and ensure the best outcome. We provide expert advice in the following areas:

  • Separation and Divorce
  • Property and Financial Settlements
  • Parenting
  • Spouse Maintenance and Child Support
  • Appeals
  • International Family Law
  • Arbitration


We assist clients prior to separation and during the separation process. The ending of a marriage or de facto relationship is a challenging experience in and of itself.

Property And Financial Settlements

Our family lawyers provide advice and support with:

  • Division of assets
  • Drafting Consent Orders & Financial Agreements
  • Litigation
  • Assistance with valuation of assets (including complex corporate structures & entities)
  • Representation of third party interests in family law matters (including Trustees in Bankruptcy)


We assist parents with the following:

  • Negotiation of Parenting Plans & Parenting Agreements
  • Negotiating & finalising Consent Orders
  • Interstate & international relocation
  • Complex parenting matters (including risk, family violence & mental health issues)
  • Parenting disputes

Spouse Maintenance And Child Support

Financial support of a spouse where they are unable to support themselves financially including:

  • Interim and final spousal maintenance
  • Enforcement of international maintenance orders

Child support and child maintenance including:

  • Child Support assessments
  • Departure from Child Support assessments
  • Child Support Agreements
  • Enforcement of Child Support obligations
  • Overseas Child Maintenance Orders


  • Property and Financial Matters
  • Parenting
  • Other points of law including conflicts, costs, forum, threshold determinations and limitation periods

International Family Law

  • Child Maintenance Disputes
  • Parenting Disputes
  • Financial & Property Disputes
  • Jurisdictional (forum) Disputes

There are a number of ways in which family law matters can be resolved. To learn about these avenues, visit our Resolution Pathways page, here.

Connect With Us

To discuss your family law matter, use the enquiry form below, or phone us directly +61 2 9265 0111

All communications are strictly private and confidential.
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