Family Law

We are an expert family law firm with offices in Canberra, Melbourne & Sydney.

We can help you with all issues related to family law, such as adoption, binding financial agreements (‘pre-nups’), child support, domestic violence, property settlement, separation and divorce.

We can provide you with online Family Law Information that is tailored to your needs.

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Estates

Our Estate and Wills Lawyers are here to help prepare for your future.

There is much confusion and misconception about wills and disputes. A Will sets out how your property is distributed when you die. The purpose of a Will is to make sure that the right person gets the right property and there is no dispute.

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Accounting

Protect and improve your financial position with our Accounting, Business and Tax Team.

We have a clear focus on relationships and ensuring that our advice is tailored to what is important to you.

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Conveyancing

Our property team can assist with both ACT & NSW property transactions.

Whether you are looking to buy your first home, downsize, or invest in the property market, you will more than likely require the services of a conveyancer and our experienced property team at Farrar Gesini Dunn are here to help.

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25/07/2022

FGD X ANU Moot

The ANU Family Law Course ran over the winter break. FGD were pleased to partner with ANU to assist students with understanding how litigation works from a family law perspective. To begin FGD Director and ANU Alum, Haydn Marsh, presented a workshop to the students on advocacy. He taught the…

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13/07/2022

Will A Family Trust Protect Assets In A Divorce Property Settlement?

Are trust assets up for grabs when it comes to family law property settlements? It has long been established that the answer to this question depends on the facts and circumstances of each case. The outcome of a leading High Court case in 2008 (Kennon v Spry [2008] HCA 56)…

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23/06/2022

FGD Welcomes Julie Nessworthy and Kate Kensell from Hamish Cumming Family Lawyers

From 1 July 2022, Hamish Cumming Family Lawyers will be joining the Farrar Gesini Dunn team at their Sydney office located at 2 Bligh Street Sydney.  We are excited about this next chapter and the benefits this will provide all of our clients. Kate Kensell and Julie Nessworthy have made…

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26/05/2022

How to Help a Friend or Family Member Going Through Separation or Divorce – 6 Tips to Be a Super Support Person

We all know someone who has been through a separation, many of us have experienced it ourselves. Separation from a significant partner can be lifechanging. It is an incredibly challenging period and comes with strong emotions, grief and loss, fear, worry, never ending questions and, often, conflict with the ex-partner….

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