Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Australia Law Questions
My wife is moving out of our house which is in both names,
My wife is moving out of our house which is in both names, to a rental. She will not be paying the mortgage, rates or other and I will be have custody of the children due to her alcoholic episodes. Sh… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My husband wants a divorce but we are currently in the midst
My husband wants a divorce but we are currently in the midst of a permanent care action for two young children. Is he legally obligated to support these children? My income is small and he is threaten… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
5,422 satisfied customers
I want to sell a property that I own with my ex partner. We
I want to sell a property that I own with my ex partner. We have 2 children together, I moved out of the property just over 2 years ago now and he has been paying my child support straight onto the mo… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
5,422 satisfied customers
In regards XXXXX XXXXX Will that was made 21 days prior to death.
In regards XXXXX XXXXX Will that was made 21 days prior to death of metastic liver disease. Our step father passed away last year and we were only advised by his solicitor acting as his executor early… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
I need some advice on creating a Will. My husband and I live
I need some advice on creating a Will. My husband and I live in Victoria. He has 2 children ( aged 12 and 15)to previous relationship and together we have 3 children of our own. He does not see or hav… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
Our parents gave us a gift of money/house 12 years ago, in
Our parents gave us a gift of money/house 12 years ago, in order for my father to get full pensioner entitlements. Since my mother passed away 6 month ago, he is now recanting his story and asking for… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
5,422 satisfied customers
Firstly Thank you for your previous advice Alex ).I found it
Firstly Thank you for your previous advice Alex:).I found it very helpfull.Please can you advise me is there any legal reason that can be used to "get the house on the market"? as she is delaying allo… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
I have paid for half of our property which we have had for
I have paid for half of our property which we have had for 7 years but have no legal ownership paperwork, what do I need to aquire this please. Annie… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
5,422 satisfied customers
Hello im not sure if theres anything i can do,but i was in
Hello i'm not sure if there's anything i can do,but i was in a relationship for 14yrs. We moved in together after the 1st 4 yrs to a home he bought whitch was paid by him but maintained by me cooking … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
My father passed away 2 years ago and had bought a house with
My father passed away 2 years ago and had bought a house with his wife. They paid half each and his half was to come to his children when she passed. She now has said house on the market to buy elsewh… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
hi my partners children are 11yr and 14yr they currently live
hi my partners children are 11yr and 14yr they currently live with their mother who lives an hour and a half drive away. We do all the travelling for when the girls come to stay with us which is almos… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
hi there, i have few questions in relation to mariage separation
hi there, i have few questions in relation to mariage separation and finance matters, cash assets and suppanuation… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
My sons defacto partner of 7 years has separated from him &
My sons defacto partner of 7 years has separated from him & taken their 2 children with her and also some of the furniture , he still has access to the children , she now wants him to sell the house a… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
Hi there, We have an unusual problem with a will. My husband
Hi there, We have an unusual problem with a will. My husband and his brother were partners in a farm business. The land and our house was/is in joint names. The brother past away, leaving his portion … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
hi my partner is in the defence force we were supposed to be
hi my partner is in the defence force we were supposed to be married next week he left me and our two young children about a month ago now i owned all the furniture in the house have lost over 10000 i… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
My wife & I have been separated for just 3 mnths. We have 3
My wife & I have been separated for just 3 mnths. We have 3 children. Things are complicated for many reasons for which there is not room to explain. Since separation I have really attempted to be civ… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
Hi my son commited suicide on 26/12/2008 he did not have a
Hi my son commited suicide on 26/12/2008 he did not have a will. He has a son, his partner lived with him for approx 12months. they were separated for 3 months prior to his death. all of his super and… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I live in Brisbane, Australia and I have a Japanese girlfriend
I live in Brisbane, Australia and I have a Japanese girlfriend who lives in Tokyo. She intends to come here in Brisbane to marry me. I'm 53 yo, I have two adult children from a previous marriage. I'd … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

James G.

James G.

Lawyer

17 satisfied customers

Australian Legal Practitioner

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

28,101 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

5,988 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

3,672 satisfied customers

Principal Lawyer at Legal AU Pty Ltd

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x