Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Australia Law Questions
We sold our house and purchased another house but had a
We sold our house and purchased another house but had a mortage on our house it was supposed to be same day transaction but bank didn't move mortage. Other house has been paid for now and bank saying … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
3,672 satisfied customers
W**** My 38 year old son, (who I believe is an alcoholic),
My name is********* My 38 year old son, (who I believe is an alcoholic), has caused his mother to vacate her family home through his horrible behaviour. He is (has been) living with her for 18 years, … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I'm going threw a relationship split and my ex partner has
I'm going threw a relationship split and my ex partner has been removing money from my account . All i got is a bsb(###) ###-####acc 50458253s5 and made two cheques to biggs and biggs trust account. D… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I bought an investment property a few years ago and I used
I bought an investment property a few years ago and I used the equity in the house that we were living in to get the deposit. Then once the property was built and it came time to pay for investment we… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
Over the weekend Ill be preparing three subponeas. Ive obviously
Over the weekend I'll be preparing three subponea's. I've obviously never done this before so some advice would be useful. The subpoena's are for: 1. Details of an Insurance Policy. My ex-partner decl… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
This is in relation to property settlement: I am currently
This is in relation to property settlement: I am currently separating and recently sold the marital home we shared. The ex has gone to a solicitor and is currently holding the balance of my money from… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
5,422 satisfied customers
Good Morning My partner sold his investment property a week
Good Morning My partner sold his investment property a week ago. On the original discharge authority stated that he paid out the original loan and the excess went into his bank account. Subsequently a… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I separated from my partner (by mutual agreement) of 7 years
I separated from my partner (by mutual agreement) of 7 years and wish to enter a property that is still in joint ownership to remove my property (personal items, tools, white goods). The mortgage is i… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
My girlfriend and I have a mortgage on our house and we have
My girlfriend and I have a mortgage on our house and we have separated and she wants her name of the house. I can not afford to buy her out and she can not afford to buy me out The bank will not loan … read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
Hi, I split up with my ex de facto 2.5 yrs ago & still trying
Hi, I split up with my ex de facto 2.5 yrs ago & still trying to get through court. We have only just got child custody stuff finished & now am onto dealing with settlement. As my solicitor didnt get … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I would appreciate some advice on a matter concerning teh proceeds
I would appreciate some advice on a matter concerning teh proceeds of a property sale. My partner owned a property in Australia with her Australian husband, she is British, two years ago she decided f… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
i have separated from my partner a few weeks ago I am still
i have separated from my partner a few weeks ago I am still doing all the bookkeeping for the plumbing business (partnership 50-50 ) and he has opening a visa account and has started putting all the b… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I purchased a property and vendor breeched section 32 - Misrepretation
I purchased a property and vendor breeched section 32 - Misrepretation of the contract..did not disclose owner builder and 137B not included...final obtain defect report however it was out of date...s… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My wife is co owner of a property with her former de facto
My wife is co owner of a property with her former de facto partner. he threw her out of their home 3 and a half years ago and she since has not been able to return there as he threatened her. they wer… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
Hi I have a question about inproper information gathering. the
Hi I have a question about inproper information gathering. the situation is our Barrister is also our landlord. We have had to sell our family home to help cover outstanding debits with the Anz bank. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
Property just sold tenanets in common 99% to 1% divorced 4years
Property just sold tenanets in common 99% to 1% divorced 4years ago no property settlement, who gets what.… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
my fiancee has a house with her ex partner and she wishes to
my fiancee has a house with her ex partner and she wishes to sell her half of the house. her ex partner who has been using the house for the last 4 years says he is not prepared to buy her out. she ha… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
We just purchased a house and our conveyancing officer has
We just purchased a house and our conveyancing officer has contacted us 2 weeks later to say that she short changed our vendor $9k and we need to pay it back ASAP or we will face possible legal action… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 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.

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

28,101 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

6,011 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

3,672 satisfied customers

Principal Lawyer at Legal AU Pty Ltd

< 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