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Declan is a passionate and committed family lawyer having joined the firm in 2017 when the Sydney Office of FGD opened. Declan has worked exclusively in the area of family law throughout his career. Declan’s approach is pragmatic and to develop a strategy that meets the client’s needs to achieve the best outcome in the early stages of a legal dispute prior to court. Declan has a broad range of experience from international relocation cases, complex parenting matters involving significant risk, high net worth property matters and issues of disputed valuations. Declan also advises in relation to financial agreements and appears in Division one and two of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia.

Declan prides himself on his ability to communicate with his clients and provide straight forward solutions in what are often difficult circumstances.

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Declan grew up in Sydney and is passionate about his rugby having played his junior years across Sydney. On the weekend Declan enjoys swimming and taking his Australian Bulldog for walks, he thinks she is the best dog in the world.

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