Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I have been separated for 2 1/2 years not yet Divorced. I…

Customer Question
Hi I have been...

Hi I have been separated for 2 1/2 years not yet Divorced. I live in the home which I purchased prior to marriage his name is ***** ***** the title but is on the 2nd loan which was for the extension.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Vic

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

Sorry hadn't meant to hit send yet. We were together 17 years. Have twice gone to a lawyer and started to sort it out

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

And about to pull the pin on the 2nd one now

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Australia Law
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Australia Law Question
Answered in 1 hour by:
9/20/2017
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 10 months ago
Leon
Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
Satisfied Customers: 46,906
Experience: BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
Verified

Hi, I am Leon, a NSW Solicitor. I will be assisting you with your question. If you choose a telephone call, you will be charged an additional fee.

Ask Your Own Australia Law Question
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 10 months ago

Good Evening

What is your question?

Ask Your Own Australia Law Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a solicitorLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Deborah Awyzio Your Own Question
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
Satisfied Customers: 863
863 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Deborah Awyzio is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

46,906 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

5,976 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

3,352 satisfied customers

Principal Lawyer at Legal AU Pty Ltd

< Previous | Next >

Related Australia Law Questions
I was with my partner of 13 years, he moved into my house
Hi There, I was with my partner of 13 years, he moved into my house (everything being all the bills and the mortgage is in my name). I stupidly agreed to helping him out (upon his financial adviser) t… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Diploma In Law
3,352 satisfied customers
My partner and I have been living together for almost 2
Hi There, My partner and I have been living together for almost 2 years. We were married, but divorced, and have a child together. During our separation, he purchased a property. Since getting back to… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
5,976 satisfied customers
I hope you can, on the 2nd Feb last year I sold rv bus I
on the 2nd Feb last year I sold rv bus I sent transfer papers to NSW department but the person who bought the vehicle did not and he or ever was driving has gone through 3 red lights I got in touch with him and he paid 2 of them but the third he has not paid and the Vic courts are trying to get me to pay the fine I've filled multi forms 3 times sent bank statements to say I was nowhere near the area which the offense occured … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
5,976 satisfied customers
Hi, my partner is going though a property settlement with
Hi, my partner is going though a property settlement with her ex husband, 2 years prior to their separation 2012, I loaned money to her and him for a purchase of a new car $40,000, we still have copie… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,906 satisfied customers
We have exchanged contracts in 2011 on a unit in NSW , however
We have exchanged contracts in 2011 on a unit in NSW , however have just been advised by our Bank, after applying for Finance , that the contract is illegal ( by the way we have been dealing with this… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,906 satisfied customers
Hi, Feeling trapped and confused. Possible divorce after
Hi, Feeling trapped and confused. Possible divorce after 10 years of marriage - 13 years together. We live separately in his parents house, which my husband built with them and put in $150,000 ten yea… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
My partner and I just separated after living together for 1
My partner and I just separated after living together for 1 1/2 years. We live in my home (which I got in a settlement from my Divorce from my ex Husband of 10 years) the title to the property is in m… read more
Havenlawyer
Havenlawyer
2,531 satisfied customers
My husband & I were together 7 years and married for 4 years. He
My husband & I were together 7 years and married for 4 years. He traveled extensively for work (normally away once a week) but towards the end of our relationship he would only be home 2 - 4 nights at… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,906 satisfied customers
my sons income is about 90% going on paying personal loans
my son's income is about 90% going on paying personal loans to the bank, mostly on cars, upgrading cars to a newer etc. Now his bank account is always in the negative as the rest of his balance is in … read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
I am considering leaving my husband after 7.5 years marriage.. we
I am considering leaving my husband after 7.5 years marriage.. we have 2 children.. We are currently living in a home that was owned by him prior to the marriage and still has a loan attached... We ow… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,906 satisfied customers
Hello, I would appreciate some advice on property settlement.
Hello, I would appreciate some advice on property settlement. Have been co-inhabiting since March 2003, married March 2007 and separated October 18 2010. we have a property/mortage in vic that was joi… read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
Separated now for 3 years (from a 17 year marriage with two
Separated now for 3 years (from a 17 year marriage with two teenage children ) We sold our house and split the assets 60/40 amicably 2 years ago. 60% to my wife as that is the care time she has of the… read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
My cousin had her 1st marriage in Bangladesh and got divorced
My cousin had her 1st marriage in Bangladesh and got divorced in 2007 in Bangladesh. She has a son from her 1st marriage. In 2008 she and her son came to Australia as a skilled migrant. She got marrie… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,906 satisfied customers
I have recently separated from my husband of 5 years (been
I have recently separated from my husband of 5 years (been together 17 years). We own a house together that we purchased almost 12 years ago valued at approx $300,000. We have a mortgage of $200,000. … read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
Im considering a divorce from my husband. Weve been married
I'm considering a divorce from my husband. We've been married for four years. I'm concerned about the seperation of assets. My husband has contributed to 20% if that, of what we own. Will he be entitl… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
Hi - My partner is currently negotiating settlement for his
Hi - My partner is currently negotiating settlement for his previous marriage. This has been ongoing for almost 2 years and still has not been finalised. We are now looking at buying a home together a… read more
Family Law Answers
Family Law Answers
Juris Doctorate
1,261 satisfied customers
I received a letter from my ex parents inlaw regarding money
I received a letter from a solicitor representing my ex parents inlaw regarding money that was given to their son (my husband) during our marriage. I bought and owned my own house in 1992 for $260,000… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
A friend has been separated from his wife of 17 years for nine
A friend has been separated from his wife of 17 years for nine years. She won't give him a divorce, and she is the custodian of extensive assets, many of which were garnered by the couple during their… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,906 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).

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