About FGD

We’re lawyers, but we do things differently. We are a family law firm with offices in Canberra and Melbourne and we give our clients the best advice and guidance going around. We also specialise in wills, will disputes, estate planning, litigation and superannuation.

But… De Facto sounds so serious?

By |2018-05-09T09:50:33+00:00May 3rd, 2018|

But de facto sounds so serious?

Sometimes people come to us thinking that their relationship doesn’t meet the definition of de facto. Whether it is a young couple in their twenties who never shared a house […]

2017 ACT Family Law Rankings [Doyles Guide]

By |2018-12-03T16:17:23+00:00October 4th, 2017|

After receiving recognition for our Wills and Estate Team last month, we are proud to announce that our Family Law Team has also been acknowledged by the esteemed Doyles Guide.

Our Canberra Family Law Team, as well […]


By |2017-12-19T14:28:23+00:00September 14th, 2017|



When was the last time you asked someone if they were OK?

At Farrar Gesini Dunn we work in a difficult space and we understand that our clients are at times experiencing heightened emotions which can include;

  • Anxiety;
  • Uncertainty;
  • Fear;
  • Shame;
  • Grief;
  • Joy;
  • Relief; and
  • Everything […]

21 years of Surrogacy

By |2017-12-19T14:29:27+00:00August 7th, 2017|


Surrogacy is a personal experience and often not spoken broadly about. It can be confusing for some to get their head around the concept and the legalities of the process. […]