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 need advice about separating from my husband. He is
Hi, I need advice about separating from my husband. He is emotionally abusive, manipulative and controlling so I am worried about his reaction and that he will try and take my children from me. I just… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
7,240 satisfied customers
I have been seperated from my estranged wife for 13 years &
I have been seperated from my estranged wife for 13 years & i want to finalise a divorce. So i dont know whether the assets test & income applies. Our children from the marriage are 21 & 19. whats inv… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
Got an infringement in a company. nominated the drivaer
got an infringement in a company. nominated the drivaer online but that submission did not go through somehow. when aware we tried to nominate again but the time has ended. is there a way around to ha… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
7,240 satisfied customers
I would like to know if I qualify for legal aid! I have been
Hello my name is ***** ***** I would like to know if I qualify for legal aid! I have been seperate for 5 years but still living under the same roof. I'm ready to move on and need some legal advice on … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
I just need some quick advice on seperated families,
Hi i just need some quick advice on seperated families … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
7,240 satisfied customers
About $15000 in debt to the ATO. No chance of paying it off.
About $15000 in debt to the ATO. No chance of paying it off. Should I go bankrupt? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
7,240 satisfied customers
I have been separated from my husband for 2 months now, so
I have been separated from my husband for 2 months now, so far things have been amicable, just want some advice on what to do in regards ***** ***** and children, I have verbally agreed to a 50-50 spl… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
7,240 satisfied customers
We are looking for legal advice regarding a planning permit
Hello, We are looking for legal advice regarding a planning permit in Victoria. We applied for a planning permit for a garage and deck, which we were verbally told would only be approved if we applied… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
Just had a marriage break up and my husband said I am not
Just had a marriage break up and my husband said I am not intiled to any thing that we have … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, Ive just read a response you provided to a question
Hi Chris, I've just read a response you provided to a question posed 3 years ago about a 'massive (circa $300000) student loan in NZ. I find myself in a similar situation (debt around $124000), I live… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
Good morning. My name is Greg. I have been legally seperated
Good morning. My name is Greg. I have been legally seperated as I understand it, for about 17 months now. My wife and I were under the same roof living seperate lives as defined in the information I h… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
My dad has just been given 3 months to live due to easophagus
My dad has just been given 3 months to live due to easophagus cancer. Yesterday he mentions that although being seperated from his wife for 8 years they are still legally married. She is not my mum as… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
I am going through a seperation and she is now starting to
I am going through a seperation and she is now starting to get nasty, together we have a $600k home with a mortgage of around $200k, about 15 years ago i had a car acciedent and could not work for 3 y… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Principal Solicitor
5,422 satisfied customers
Hi, I am currently in a de facto relationship, me and my partner
Hi, I am currently in a de facto relationship, me and my partner has been living together for nearly 3 years. He bought a house last year and we have been working on the house since then. What we did … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
Hi, i am looking for a spanish speaking solicitor for my mum.
Hi, i am looking for a spanish speaking solicitor for my mum. She is thinking of seperating and needs legal advice but doesn't speak fluent english. We live in Melbourne, Victoria. Any help would be g… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
On May5 2009, my ex wife was bashed by her brother in law.
On May5 2009, my ex wife was "bashed" by her brother in law. guess bashed is a harsh word. She ex wife is an alcoholic, very argumentative, very smart and can remember all that has happened, trust me … read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers
I have been in a defacto relationship for 27 years my partners
I have been in a defacto relationship for 27 years my partners brother gave him $200000 approx 5 years ago and he brought a house which we moved into. The house my partner put under his name only. We … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
51,000 satisfied customers
what are the laws regarding defacto relationships and the division
what are the laws regarding defacto relationships and the division of assets when the woman has most of them. We have lived together for about 8 years and lived in the house that her mother bought for… 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.

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

51,000 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

7,240 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

6,299 satisfied customers

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

< 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