At Waller family lawyers we’re very fortunate that the majority of our clients consult with us after a recommendation or a referral from former clients or colleagues because of that clients generally have knowledge about how we work before they consult with us for this reason we provide a fixed fee no time limit initial consultation there are no obligations and there are definitely no additional costs for the initial consultation.
Obtaining early advice is important for positive outcomes it is important to us that you are given the time to feel comfortable and confident in the way we can resolve your familial issues and for us to fully understand those issues and what you want to achieve for this reason we provide a fixed fee no time limit initial consultation there are no obligations and there are definitely no additional costs for the initial consultation.
During our discussion we will ask you questions to prepare an initial chronology of your relationship or marriage. We understand that you may have a lot of questions and queries. If you like prepare a list of them we take the time to answer all the questions and address all of the uncertainties you have.
If you have received letters or documents from your former spouse’s lawyer please bring them with you or you can email them beforehand. If you seek advice about financial matters preparing a broad schedule of your assets liabilities and superannuation interests owned individually or jointly will be helpful. If you or your spouse have a trust or company having recent financial documents for those entities will assist but please don’t worry if you don’t know anything about them we can address that later.
Before speaking with us please do not retain valuers to ascertain the value of any assets the value of which you don’t know or are uncertain about. From the information we gain from you, we will give you a preliminary view of the likely best outcome and will propose pathways to a resolution to give you confidence and better certainty moving forward.