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
Mum passed away with a will leaving her house to one child
Mum passed away with a will leaving her house to one child only (eldest brother). I live in the house with my Youngest adult brother who is intellectually disabled as his carer. We all agree the home … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am now 21 yrs of age. My father died July 2017 when I was
I am now 21 yrs of age. My father died July 2017 when I was 15yrs of age . He was separated from my mother who I was living with. He was living with my step mother at the time and many of his asserts … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My father wants to separate from his wife but the settlement
My father wants to separate from his wife but the settlement will be messy as neither wants to relinquish the house. Can they get a divorce but live under the same roof and when one passes away, the h… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am 70 years old. I want to provide security of tenure on
I am 70 years old. I want to provide security of tenure on an apartment that I own unencumbered to my carer for the rest of her life. She is 36. I assume that I will die before my carer. She has no fa… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
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
52,702 satisfied customers
Do i need power of attorney to place a partition to get my
Do i need power of attorney to place a partition to get my share of my elderly mothers property, based on financial hardship and grievance against my 2 brothers on disability pensions who are elderly … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
I'm a beneficiary in my dad's estate and my brother is the
I'm a beneficiary in my dad's estate and my brother is the executor of the estate. Recently when he distributed the money to all the beneficiaries that was left by my late father, I was given less amo… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Leon. My partner and I are planning on separating under the
Hi Leon. My partner and I are planning on separating under the same roof. We are defacto partners and share 2 children aged 9 and 5. I am the sole income earner (he is unemployed and unable to work du… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
I (Male) am in a separated under one roof arrangement and
I (Male) am in a separated under one roof arrangement and have been since 2010 (6 years). We have our 16 half year old daughter who lives at home as well. My partner (Female) is chronically ill with p… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
Leon I wanted to come back to my previous question regarding
Leon I wanted to come back to my previous question regarding interests in property. Does a 'caveat' cover disabled dad's interests?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
I care disabled father in a house in my name but that he
I care for my disabled father in a house in my name but that he contributed nearly 80% of the funds to (deposit and loan repayments). I am his primary carer in practice and for social security purpose… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
My friend and her two children have been living with her father
My friend and her two children have been living with her father in his home for 2 years now ... she received a carer's pension for the care of him. He passed away a week ago and funeral etc is all to … read more
kmslaw
kmslaw
Special Counsel
Bachelor's Degree
215 satisfied customers
How to prepare and validate the quit claim deed after diev
How to prepare and validate the quit claim deed after divorce? The house is owned jointly and the existing mortgage is almost as high as the current value of the house. I am willing to allow my wife t… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My father died 18th dec 20I0 The will is for the estate to
My father died 18th dec 20I0 The will is for the estate to be sold and assets divided equaly between 3 offspring. I was a sole full time carer for my father for the past 10 years. I am the eldest of 3… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I have been married for 23 years, 2 kids, one is 16yo and will
I have been married for 23 years, 2 kids, one is 16yo and will be in yr 12 next year. My other child is 19 and is severely disabled needing 24 hour care. Our only real asset is the house which is stil… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
My brother and I are executors of our Mothers Estate. My
My brother and I are executors of our Mother's Estate. My brother has been living in our Mother's house (rent free) for a period of 12 years. The Will states that the estate is to be divided between t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
My father lived with his partner for 24 yrs but never married.
My father lived with his partner for 24 yrs but never married. She had 3 children from her previous marriage all in their 40's now. She died in Sep 08 & now her children are contesting the will saying… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,702 satisfied customers
will outline in brief Mum died, dad came to live with us.
will outline in brief: Mum died, dad came to live with us. Refused to keep his house so sold it but didn't want his pension effected and thought he would rather give my brother and I the money at the … 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:

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

52,702 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 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

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< 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