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September 2016

Welcome to our new Family Lawyers

September 19, 2016

Paterson & Dowding are delighted to announce the appointment of Chadley Heslop and Nicholas Coveney to our team of lawyers.

Chad has experience in representing married and de-facto clients in both complex financial and children’s matters including international orders and child abduction.

Nic focuses on financial and property matters having previously worked in taxation law.

Both Chad and Nic are a welcome and valuable addition to our team of experienced family and divorce lawyers.

What are the main considerations with regards to getting the best for my children?

September 14, 2016

Getting the best for your children is often the first and foremost priority in a separation. Divorce and separation can be difficult times for children, particularly if they are too young to understand what’s going on. Here’s what you can do to ensure you achieve the best care arrangements for your children and protect their wellbeing.

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FAQ to Family and Divorce Lawyers

September 6, 2016

In a recent radio interview Sam Fahey, Principal at Paterson& Dowding, answered some frequently asked questions posed to family and divorce lawyers

  1. At what point does a relationship become a de facto relationship and what does this mean?
  2. Do I have pay child support even if I do not see my children?

To find out more and listen to interview click here

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