Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
My ex husband and I separated a few years back. We owned 2
My ex husband and I separated a few years back. We owned 2 properties so took one property each by amicable agreement. We never sought any formal orders nor have divorced as we had not seen any need. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
I have seperated from my defacto partner of 10 years. My
I have seperated from my defacto partner of 10 years. My initial contribution to the relationship was a mortgage free home and contents solely in my name, his initial contribution was mainly debts . D… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I am listed as the 'hirer of goods' on a hire purchase agreement
I am listed as the 'hirer of goods' on a hire purchase agreement for my brother's motor vehicle. I used my name to get him the loan because his credit rating was poor, but it is his name on the regist… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
im recently bankrupt , I have been told by trustee I can keep
im recently bankrupt , I have been told by trustee I can keep my car as it has only $4000 equity. the loan is with GE I am up-to-date and in front on loan repayments. my question is this loan is secur… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
My husband and I separated 2 years ago, after being married
My husband and I separated 2 years ago, after being married for 25 years he has his own business, which is not doing well at all, the equity in the house that I am living in with my daughter was used … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
We jointly own a home which is mortgaged for a home loan and
We jointly own a home which is mortgaged for a home loan and also a business loan. Is it possible to transfer ownership of the home to wifes name only when it has these mortgages on it? Also if the hu… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
Hi, My husband and I have been seperated for 2 years and 3
Hi, My husband and I have been seperated for 2 years and 3 months. We still have a home loan together and also a son who is about to turn 3. He has moved in with his new girlfriend and her 2 children … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
My ex partner and I bought a house five years ago and separated
My ex partner and I bought a house five years ago and separated approximately four months afterwards. Shortly after he moved out as he could not afford to pay the mortgage or any bills etc. At the tim… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
Hi, Iam goin through legal settlement, and my ex husband and
Hi, Iam goin through legal settlement, and my ex husband and I still have a mortgage together, He is living and paying for the mortgage and I want to have my name removed from the loan and to do that … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
Good Evening My son has been out of work for approx 3 years
Good Evening My son has been out of work for approx 3 years and has been unable to pay for his car loans of which he has two. The first loan was for a car which was written off with no insurance. The … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
My ex husband has been now sent bankrupt I beleive as they
My ex husband has been now sent bankrupt I beleive as they have frozen his bank accounts. A company that I own has been honouring a home loan and a hire purchase repayment through the bank for the pas… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
I used to own a business, I closed the doors Sep09. I have
I used to own a business, I closed the doors Sep09. I have been trying to pay the debts. The business debts are secured by the business. I was trading as a Sole Trader. I have tried refinancing my hou… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
The ATO has issued me with notice to bankrupt me if I dont
The ATO has issued me with notice to bankrupt me if I dont pay the $70,000.00 that they claim I owe. I have been legally separated from my wife for approximately 8 years but we are still not divoriced… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
My Ex and I wanted to buy a house, my mother gifted us the
My Ex and I wanted to buy a house, my mother gifted us the Deposit amount as we did not have one, as a loan. At the time I had a black mark on my credit history so the home loan for the remainder is i… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
I have $325000 financed with esanda and am in the fourth month
I have $325000 financed with esanda and am in the fourth month of moritorium of payments. Esanda now insist that I pay $20000+ in arrears plus this months payments. Given even more time I am sure my b… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,236 satisfied customers
I am divorced and my ex husband pays the mortgage and has for
I am divorced and my ex husband pays the mortgage and has for many years, we have a stat dec confirming this arrangement and my house title is in my name. The mortgage is made up of my home, his 1st h… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I left my husband 9mths ago. We have 3 personal loans in joint
I left my husband 9mths ago. We have 3 personal loans in joint names. Totalling approximately $34000.00. I am making half of the weekly repayments on all 3 loans but the ex husband is not making any r… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
my husband and i separated July 2008. Waiting to apply for
my husband and i separated July 2008. Waiting to apply for a divorce but cannot apply until July 2009. We have a joint personal loan of $AUD50K, he said he will take on this debt by paying $300 every … read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 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.

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

52,236 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

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

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< 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