Divorce is difficult. We've helped thousands successfully manage the end of their marriage or defacto relationship. Whether you need a lawyer or a mediator, or information to do this on your own, you'll find it here. Let us help you manage your fresh start.
"I was impressed with Vanessa’s conscientiousness and thoroughness in making sure that my interests were protected. I would absolutely recommend her, and, in fact, have just done so!” Peter
"With their help I was able to calmly reach a fair and equitable financial settlement and move on with my life. I feel so much lighter now that this has been sorted out. Thanks Kuppy, Vanessa and team!" Jill
"When I first met with Vanessa at MFL my immediate impression was of a sensible, smart, no-nonsense and compassionate person who listened. For me this was an epiphany!"Bill
"Kuppy Nambiar’s experience and knowledge of family law and the court system was invaluable. She worked tirelessly to not only provide me with her expertise, but also to provide sensible advice in which she delivered with compassion and empathy." Yvonne
"I sought Vanessa’s help with my separation after starting the process with another solicitor. Switching to Vanessa was the best decision I made. Vanessa took care of all the legal aspects for me and did so with compassion and empathy. Her help allowed me to focus on my own well being throughout a difficult stage in my life. Thank you Vanessa.” Kate
“My experience with Mathews Family Law & Mediation Specialists has been highly professional and supportive. A difficult, sensitive and stressful situation was handled with care and dignity. Diplomacy and strength, balanced with caution and forthrightness allowed for a resolution satisfactory to both parties. The reassurance, professional knowledge and personable approach, together with a willingness to listen to my needs and concerns, gave me a confidence and calmness necessary to proceed. I would highly recommend this family law firm.” David
"I sought Vanessa’s help with my separation after starting the process with another solicitor. Switching to Vanessa was the best decision I made. Vanessa took care of all the legal aspects for me and did so with compassion and empathy. Her help allowed me to focus on my own well being throughout a difficult stage in my life. Thank you Vanessa.” Julia
“We would like to thank you very much for your quick, friendly and professional service you provided to us. We only made the appointment with you at short notice, and you were able to accommodate us. In addition, we also needed a very quick turn around on some documents, and again you were able to oblige us, and managed within the same day by working into your evening to deliver all required items. Also, we thought the network you had with other lawyers working in a similar area was fantastic.” Vic
“I needed to find a boutique professional firm who could provide commercially astute advice and deal with my matter in a sensitive manner whilst at all time maintaining strict confidentiality. MFL was able to deliver this with the benefit of access to its professional team and Director.” John
"Just wanted to say Thank You for providing your services in my divorce settlement. Kuppy did an amazing job at guiding me through all the steps and supporting me through challenging times!" Suzie
Mathews Family Law and Mediation Specialists provide specialist advice and representation in family law matters. We are experts in all aspects of family law and possess the experience to offer practical solutions to even the most complicated of disputes. Our family law lawyers Melbourne are committed to ensuring that every matter is dealt with promptly, efficiently and achieves a satisfactory outcome. Whether you need the service of seperation lawyers or require the knowledge of an expert family law firm Melbourne, we are here to help you.
In 2019 MFL is very proud to have again been recognised by Doyles Guide to the Legal Profession as a ‘Recommended Family Law Firm’ with Vanessa Mathews having also been individually recognised as a ‘Recommend Family Lawyer - Parenting Law’ and ‘Recommended Family Law Mediator’ and Kuppy Nambiar as a ‘Leading Family Lawyer - Parenting Law’.
We are a highly specialised law firm that offers services exclusively in family law. With years of experience covering various areas of family and divorce law, we are the family law specialists you can count on to deliver the result you are after. We offer the full spectrum of family law services from simple matters through to complex family law cases. We have a thorough understanding of all aspects of family law in Australia. We take immense pride in our ability to deliver outstanding results for our clients.
Divorce can be difficult; we understand your concerns and will fight for your right to a just and fair outcome. Our family law solicitors are here to guide you through every step of the process, providing expert advice in matters of Australian family law. Every case is different; we are sensitive to the unique circumstance of each client, ensuring we tailor our strategy to deliver a result that is as beneficial as possible to them.
You deserve the best Australian family lawyers, lawyers with the knowledge, experience and resources to help you through one of the most challenging times in your life. Do not hesitate to connect with us to organise a free initial consultation.