Area of Practice

Family Law


The family law team at Chen Shan Lawyers provides personalized, comprehensive, and realistic service on all issues related to families and domestic relationships. We understand the breakdown of a relationship or marriage can be stressful and traumatic for all parties involved.

What Chen Shan Lawyers Offer

Our family law team offers commercially realistic yet sensitive advice to a full range of family law matters, including:

  • Child custody and support
  • Child relocation applications
  • Complex financial issues
  • Conveyancing and stamp duties
  • Court representation (include mediation)
  • De facto relationships
  • Divorce
  • Domestic violence
  • Financial Agreements
  • General family law dispute resolution
  • Intervention orders
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Property and financial settlements
  • Parenting matters
  • Separation
  • Spouse maintenance
  • Tax
  • Wills and estates

Our Approach

Our friendly family team strives to resolve your family matter quickly and cost-effectively. We understand the process can be emotionally and physically draining, and we will work hard to provide you with legal advice with utmost care, respect and sensitivity during this time of need.

We understand the stress of going to court to settle a family dispute; therefore we promote alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation and arbitration. We are experts in drafting agreements to bring finality between you and your former partner and we know how to get what best suits your needs no matter how complex or trivial the problem may be.

If a fair resolution cannot be negotiated with your former partner, the court system is an excellent way of attaining resolution of your dispute. We have extensive litigation experience in this area and will ensure that your interests are effectively protected.