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'm in Australia and my partner is Scottish. We have been
I'm in Australia and my partner is Scottish. We have been living together for 18 years and married in Scotland in 2010. I lived in Scotland with him from 2002 - 2010 when we moved back to Australia. W… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
My ex de facto partner has put a caveat on my house although
My ex de facto partner has put a caveat on my house although he doesn't have a caveatable interest in the property. I bought the house two years ago (when we were together) with my own money for the d… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
I have been in business where I opened a trading account
Hi I have been in business where I opened a trading account for purchases with a Plumbing supplier for the Construction Company S E C Pty Ltd of which I am the Sole Director , We got into financial tr… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
I was made a beneficiary of a property in trust. ( declaration
I was made a beneficiary of a property in trust. ( declaration of trust) as tenants in common in equal shares. Registered with a non lapsing caveat ( interest claimed) whole of few simple . The proper… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My Ex-husband did not remove himself from the title of our
My Ex-husband did not remove himself from the title of our property and he now has a court judgement against him for $120,000, there is only about that amount left in equity in the property so to prev… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
Family Law court Act 1975 By Consent and pursuant to part
Family Law court Act 1975 By Consent and pursuant to part 10.4 of the family law rules a number of consent orders were agreed Under the heading Property Point 1. I the Husband relinquished all right t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
Hi Leon, My company (GGJ) is a guarantor of a loan I have
Hi Leon, My company (GGJ) is a guarantor of a loan I have with a bank. I also owe this company $300k. The Bank is selling the properties as fast as they can for next to nothing. Other creditors will g… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
I am in the process of buying a property with my elderly mother
I am in the process of buying a property with my elderly mother as joint proprietors? Where property passes to the other automatically on death. My daughter is temporarily financing my share. She will… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Hi, Can you give me some advice please...I am employed in
Hi, Can you give me some advice please...I am employed in a business that has been adversely affected by the commodity down turn, the company has a consumer debt with a supplier that has extended over… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My ex husband and I separated in 2005 and signed an informal
My ex husband and I separated in 2005 and signed an informal separation agreement (witnessed by someone else) stating I would have no interest in his business and I would keep the family house and 80%… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
Hi Daniel, my partner has a mortgage on property with his ex,
Hi Daniel, my partner has a mortgage on property with his ex, with whom he has two small children. They separated 3 years ago. one year ago, the two children came to live with us full time. There is c… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
Hi. My son built a house two years ago (in Victoria) while
Hi. My son built a house two years ago (in Victoria) while he was in a de facto relationship. His girlfriend told him was unable to to apply for a loan with him due to the fact she has a very bad cred… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
My name is XXXXX XXXXX my situation is this: I divorced
My name is XXXXX XXXXX my situation is this: I divorced my first husband in 2006 with no legal settlement but a verbal agreement of division of debts. We have 2 loans (they are home loans used to cons… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
I went to court today to find the other side had yet another
I went to court today to find the other side had yet another new barrister who did not know much about the case. I agreed to another Pre-Trial conference to see what they will offer. The case is about… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
If i need to register a caveat on a family members property
If i need to register a caveat on a family members property - as they owe me a substantial amount of money, can the bank stop this caveat registration if he still has a mortgage? How much does a cavea… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
FACTS.... - My brother is getting a divorce. - Has 2 dependant
FACTS.... - My brother is getting a divorce. - Has 2 dependant children....age 8 and 14. -Has house (worth $230k Woodridge , Brisbane) - Has debt house $108k - He is living in house.....wife does not … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,037 satisfied customers
Hi, I bought a house 16years ago and the seller paid some of
Hi, I bought a house 16years ago and the seller paid some of the fees which I have not repaid. He put a caveat on the house and I am wondering how long this would last. I do not want to not repay this… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
My name is on a Deed of Guarantee for a Business lease. I was
My name is XXXXX XXXXX Deed of Guarantee for a Business lease. I was signing as a Company Director for a PTY/LTD. I have resigned from the position and left the business. What does it take in order to… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 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

52,037 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