OUR EXPERTISE

Children’s Matters

We represent parents, grandparents and other extended family members, and guardians in a wide variety of matters relating to children and their care. 

Our experience enables us to guide clients through varied child-related matters ranging in complexity, including;

  • Care arrangements for children
  • Recovery Orders
  • Relocation of children
  • Overseas Travel
  • Passport Applications
  • We also frequently represent clients in matters where there are issues such as child abuse, family violence, alcohol and substance abuse and other addiction issues

We have extensive experience in assisting clients through all aspects of parenting matters. We take account of the child’s best interest first and foremost, and strive to achieve the best possible outcome for the family. We aim to achieve agreements between parents and other parties without the need for Court proceedings whenever possible.

We also help parties navigate through effective child support arrangements. Child support is financial support for children of a marriage or de facto relationship. In the midst of a separation, the Child Support Agency is administered by the Department of Human Services, and you can apply directly to them for an assessment of child support payable by your former partner. In some circumstances, parties wish to have their own private arrangements. We can assist you in negotiating and documenting these arrangements. If you would like to speak to a family lawyer in Perth about arrangements for children, contact us today.

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Helpful Websites

Relationships Australia

For mediation and a range of helpful courses for mums, dads and children. They also offer services for supervision and supervised handovers.

Anglicare WA

 Services for supervision and supervised handovers, plus mediation and a range of helpful courses for mums, dads and children. 

Centrecare

Offers counselling, mediation and a range of family support services.

Family Court of Western Australia

A range of helpful brochures and self-help kits and information about the Court in general.

Legal Aid WA

Offers helpful brochures, family law related information and other resources.

Pemberton Robertson Family Lawyers
Level 4, Irwin Chambers, 16 Irwin St, Perth WA 6000
PO Box 6247, East Perth WA 6892

T 08 9221 5502
E admin@prfamilylawyers.com.au