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Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to know about the fees?

Hiring Cudmore Legal for family law will be worth it because we provide reasonable and fair fees. We also provide our clients with an open and upfront fee system.

Do you offer payment plans?

We offer a variety of solutions for paying your legal fees. This includes short interest-free payment plans, litigation funders, and in some cases deferring fees until the end of your case.

Do you do legal aid?

Unfortunately, we don’t offer legal aid at this stage.

I have court very soon, can you represent me?

If you have an upcoming court date let us know before booking your appointment so we can ensure our family lawyers availability on the day.

Do you do fixed fees?

Yes, we have fixed fees. You can learn more about them here.

I'm nervous about seeing a lawyer, what should I expect?

When people think of lawyers, they usually feel nervous, but there is no need to worry. You can get an instant consultation with a family lawyer for free. This way, you can get the help you need with your separation and reach a fair and equitable solution.

I’ve never been to a lawyer before, what should I expect?

One of the most common questions people have is what they should expect when they first meet with a family law firm. While it’s natural to feel a bit intimidated or confused, our Petrie North Lakes Family Lawyers can help you out. We offer a tailored initial consultation that will give you an idea of the process. Learn more about our separation advice here.

I want to get divorced

You may be wondering what to do next. We can assist you with preparing and filing divorce documents. A divorce is not all that’s needed for a fresh start, though. If you’re looking for help with children or property arrangements, we recommend booking an appointment for our initial consultation.

Want to keep things amicable? Here are some solutions

If you reached an agreement with your ex-spouse and want to make it official, we can help! We highly recommend you consider formalising your amicable agreement with Consent Orders or a Binding Financial Agreement.

I am in mediation soon. What should I do?

If you want advice on how to handle your situation, we recommend booking in for an initial consultation for some options and solutions.

We have a family court date coming up. Can a lawyer help me predict my outcomes?

Family Court can be overwhelming, and you must get advice as soon as possible. We highly recommend you book in for an initial consultation tailored to reviewing your upcoming court documents.

I am worried about domestic violence

If you are experiencing any form of domestic violence, our North Lakes and Petrie Family Lawyers can help. We can provide you support and legal advice or represent you in court.

Unhappy with your property arrangements? We can help.

If you’re unhappy with your current property arrangements, our family law initial consultation can help.

I need a second opinion

If you already have a family lawyer and would like another one, we can help. Call our Petrie and North Lakes family lawyers now 07 3497 4952

Book your free family law phone consultation

Contact us today to book your free 20 minute, no obligation chat with one of our experienced family lawyers over the phone.

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