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
I dated a girl weeks, broke up, and now found out she
I dated a girl for 3 weeks, broke up, and now found out she is pregnant and she says it is mine. She is from Brazil here in Australia on a student visa which expires in Nov 2016 and the baby is due No… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
My girlfriend has applied for remaining relative visa but is
My girlfriend has applied for remaining relative visa but is on a bridging visa ATM , we've just recently discovered that she is pregnant and we want to keep the baby, how dos this affect the visa?… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
What legal rights does my defacto partner have in relation
What legal rights does my defacto partner have in relation to custody over his 5 year old daughter? It was shared parenting until now, when things have turned sour between him and his daughter's mothe… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
Hi, I am a permanent resident of Australia and I live in Gold
Hi, I am a permanent resident of Australia and I live in Gold Coast. I was dating a girl from beginning of this year to April. Once we broke up in April we decided to be just friends. I came to India … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
my son is Australian aged 22 yrs. He and his Japanese girlfriend
my son is Australian aged 22 yrs. He and his Japanese girlfriend applied for a defacto visa 12 months ago and are still waiting for it to be processed. Over the past month they have discussed the futu… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I fell pregnant from a casual relationship (1 month). I am
I fell pregnant from a casual relationship (1 month). I am now 15 weeks Pregnate. I terminated the relationship after he became verbally abusive and controlling. He attempted to control my medical app… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My partner and I are currently living in Australian on a 457
My partner and I are currently living in Australian on a 457 visa. Our visa is valid till 2014 and hoping to become Australian residents. She has discovered that she is now pregnant. Will we be able t… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hello, My daughter is currently pregnant and going through
Hello, My daughter is currently pregnant and going through bad times with her partner, both are British citizens and currently work in Queensland Australia on his 4 year work visa, she is lead to beli… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
My ex pays minimum child support for my two children, aged
My ex pays minimum child support for my two children, aged 2and 5. He is not on their birth certificates, and his consent for child support was obtained by getting him to sign a "consent to parentage"… read more
jprismall
jprismall
10 satisfied customers
Hi my family are currently having issues with my brothers former
Hi my family are currently having issues with my brothers former girlfriend. they have not been together for over 3 years and she is now starting to cause trouble for our family and now has included t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
Hi my name is Leo I am from Philippines, I have a student visa
Hi my name isXXXXX am from Philippines, I have a student visa which expires on 15 March 2011....Would it be possible to apply as defacto for a permanent stay visa I have met an Australian lady who I h… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
Im a NZ born citizen living and working in Australia since
I'm a NZ born citizen living and working in Australia since 1988 - 22 years. Married an Australian man, now divorced. Now living defacto for 12 years with my Australian partner. I guess my question is… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My son is 18 his ex girfriend showed up 3 weeks ago and told
My son is 18 his ex girfriend showed up 3 weeks ago and told him she was pregnant with his child. she was at that stage 19 weeks pregnant she is now 22 weeks pregnant. She has since told him it is his… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
i have been working in australia on a 457 work visa for over
i have been working in australia on a 457 work visa for over a year. i am in a defacto relationship and i am pregnant. if i dont want to get married what are my rights to stay in the country after my … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
My daughter is a UK citizen she holds a British passport. She
My daughter is a UK citizen she holds a British passport. She met an Australian citizen who holds both Australian and British passports. They got together last January.She found out she was pregnant i… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
What is my friends legal obligation as an Australian citizen
What is my friends legal obligation as an Australian citizen residing in Malaysia on a work visa in assisting an Indonesian woman he got pregnant 6 weeks ago by consenual sex?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
I have a partner who is cheating on me and I am 7 months pregnant
I have a partner who is cheating on me and I am 7 months pregnant with his child. I want him to have nothing to do with me or the child except to pay child support. legally what can i do?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,909 satisfied customers
IF A PREGNANT WOMEN DOES NOT WANT HER BABY - AND HAS DECIDED
IF A PREGNANT WOMEN DOES NOT WANT HER BABY - AND HAS DECIDED TO GIVE IT TO HER MOTHER FOR 5 YEARS TO RAISE, DOES THE FATHER OF THE CHILD HAVE ANY RIGHTS TO DISPUTE THIS DECISION - THE PEOPLE INVOLVED … read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 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

51,909 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