We’re Your Local Brisbane Family Law Firm and
We’re Here To Help
At VM Family Law, we do our best to only bring in the very best family lawyers in Brisbane to our team. Family law matters can be incredibly complex to tackle, so a gentle and knowledgeable hand gives you the best option to help you with your case. Our team is filled with compassionate, patient, and driven family law experts that won’t rest until you get the best result for your case.
Our family lawyers in Brisbane are specialists in domestic and family violence and we see its harsh reality only too often. As such, we understand the intricacies and ramifications that seeking help can have and we are here to support you every step of the way. With this experience, we’ve learnt what works, and we’ve assisted many clients in finding safe accommodation and counselling.
If you need help with any family law matter and you live in the Brisbane area, book a consultation with our family lawyers in Brisbane today.
Some of the benefits of working with VM Family Law:
It's critical to have a group of people with various backgrounds assisting you and offering support. That's why we work closely with other domestic violence organisations and lawyers to ensure that your requirements are met in the most client-focused and cost-effective way possible.
For some of our services, you may negotiate fixed fees that provide you with up-front information and control over what you will pay.
You may communicate with us at our office, by phone, or via web conference. We realise that safety may be a concern, and we can cater to any situation.
When a relationship goes sour and violence becomes part of life, you must turn to your friends. We are simply that - a friend to contact for aid in a crisis. However, we are a friend with extensive knowledge of family law, and the experience to help your situation.
Kath Manby, our principal lawyer, has successfully completed many intensive study programs focused specifically on family law, which have provided her with significant expertise and abilities in this field.
If you want someone to fight for your rights, you'll want them to be knowledgeable about the legal system and the laws that apply to your situation. We only work on family law and domestic violence cases, allowing us to stay continuously updated on the system.
The Best Family Law Solicitors in Brisbane
If you are being subjected to domestic violence or your relationship has fallen apart, you will want the assistance of an organisation that is skilled in assisting victims of domestic and family abuse. The team at VM Family Law are some of the best family law solicitors in Brisbane and can assist you with any questions or concerns related to domestic and family violence, as well as separation.
When you work with our team you’ll get a new perspective on legal assistance. We have a laid-back yet experienced attitude that ends with an unparalleled depth of knowledge in these fields of law. You will be assisted throughout the entire process and our method is based on results, derived through coordination and mediation.
We are one of the first legal practices in Queensland to specialise in domestic and family violence cases, and you will be assisted by our collaborative working with other domestic and family violence organisations.
Our owner, Kath Manby, has written and given the country’s first specialised domestic violence training for legal professionals and other specialists who work in the field.
Our Family Law Services In Brisbane
“Extremely happy with Kath, she is very down to earth and I felt very at ease straight away. Kath was patient and understanding and offered me so great advice .I would happily recommend her.“
“I found Kath very easy to talk to about difficult circumstances and her knowledge and compassion amazing.“
“Kath was absolutely amazing!! I will definitely be back and also recommending her to others.“
“I have been very lucky to have been introduced to Katherine as she understands my situation better than most and is considerate of any consequences of her actions on my behalf.“
“Absolutely awesome would recommend her to anyone very good at her work. Thank you.“
“Very helpful and understanding of my needs. Went above and beyond I’d say“
“Kath was very easy to talk to and conveyed assurance in my situation. I felt confident in her knowledge and ability to help me. I was very satisfied with her service and assistance.“
“She was very honest and detailed in her explanations about certain processes and I felt I could ask anything.“
“Definitely working on my behalf for the best outcome. Good recommendations.“
“Kath is very attentive, thorough and knowledgeable in her advice. I would recommend her services.“
“Kath was amazing. I was nervous before I went in but she made me feel comfortable and that I was in a safe place.“
“Kath was very straightforward and helpful“
“Great lawyer and very informative.“
“As always Kath was helpful and I thank her for trying to get the best outcome for me.“
“My overall experience was great. Very professional, yet still personal and extremely informative.“
“Friendly ,informative and approachable.“
“Amazing and helpful“
“Thanks Kathy put at ease very help“
“Felt very confident in a great outcome.“
“I am so impressed and so greatful to have had Katherine and her team from VM Family Law helping me these last few months. You have gone above and beyond for me. I’m so appreciative for all the help and guidance you have given me and continue to give me. From the bottom of ...“
“Katherine Manby is great. She explains everything to you and is such a lovely lady. Would highly recommend using VM family Law.“
“The expertise, knowledge and support I have received is invaluable.“
“I had my daughter taken out of the country to live in another country without my permission. Katherine helped me get her back and now I enjoy every moment with my daughter. I would definitely recommend their services.“
All the latest from VM Family Law
A family law firm can help you with a wide range of legal matters related to your personal relationships. At VM Family Law, we primarily focus on matters involving domestic and family violence and relationship breakdown. Our family law firm takes a casual but experienced approach to help you in the following matters:
- Domestic Violence: we provide assistance and representation in each stage of your domestic violence matter – from preparation to filing and representation in court.
- Parenting Arrangements: our family law firm can assist you in resolving parenting matters through alternate dispute resolution and the preparation and negotiation of Consent and Court Orders.
- Property Settlements: we can advise and represent you in matters regarding alternate dispute resolution, entitlements, arbitration, consent orders, spousal maintenance and more.
- Representation in Court: our lawyers can provide representation in almost any family law matter before the courts in the Brisbane and Ipswich area.
- Binding Financial Agreements: we can advise and represent you in matters regarding financial agreements, either before, during or after your marriage or de-facto relationship.
- Spousal Maintenance: as family law specialists, we can provide advice and representation in both urgent and non-urgent spousal maintenance matters.
- Divorce: our family law solicitors can provide advice and representation in helping you to apply, serve and respond to divorce applications.
Domestic violence and the breakdown of a relationship are extremely troubling experiences. It is difficult to cope with these situations mentally, emotionally and physically. A family law specialist can help ease the burden that you are experiencing. When you hire a lawyer, you are hiring someone to handle the complicated legal process on your behalf. This saves you from having to do things such as applications, form filing and appearing before the court.
By choosing to hire a family law specialist over a generalist lawyer, you might see several benefits. A specialist will likely have more expertise and experience in family law and is more likely to deliver the results that you desire. But a family law specialist might also save you money and time by managing the legal process efficiently.
At VM Family Law, our collaborative team of Brisbane family lawyers wants to help you achieve the best possible outcome, whilst minimising the strain and stress of the process. But we are more than just a specialist family law firm. We are your friend in times of need. Our team of female lawyers is here to support you in our office, over the phone or online.
Every person is different in their needs. If you are considering engaging a family law firm, consider their area of expertise, experience, costs, location and availability. But also think about how you would like to interact with you solicitor and degree of attention that you expect from them.
At VM Family Law, our firm specialises solely in family law and domestic violence issues. We are extremely experienced in these matters and our solicitors collaborate to focus on delivering outcomes. However, we also believe in a casual, caring and considerate approach when interacting with our clients. You are more than just a customer; you are a friend.
Some family law firms track how long they spend on your particular matter and charge based on an hourly basis. At VM Family Law, our Brisbane family lawyers provide fixed fee agreements so that our clients can have peace. We want you to know exactly what services we are providing and how much we charge for those services. By charging a fixed fee, we help our clients to avoid any nasty surprises at the end of their family law matter.
You probably have a wide range of lawyers to choose from in your local area. Many will generalize across a wide range of legal matters. Others will specialise in very particular areas, such as family law. Read the reviews of your local family law firms. Try to book a consultation so that you can get an impression of the solicitors in person.
If you live in Brisbane, VM Family Law is here to support you through your family law matter, we also specialise in domestic violence matters. Please feel free to read our outstanding reviews and contact us for a friendly consultation with one of our Ipswich family lawyers.
Our team at VM Family Law consists predominately of female lawyers. If you are in Brisbane or QLD and you are looking for a female solicitor near you, please feel free to contact us for a consultation regarding your family law matter.
VM Family Law have an office right in the heart of Brisbane CBD. Our team of Brisbane family law specialists are here to support you through your matter. Please feel free to contact us for a casual consultation.