Strategic Imbalance

Strategic Imbalance

Strategic Imbalance ✌️ ☮️ I was listening to a podcast last night about ‘strategic imbalance’ and let me tell you. I am all about it! There is so much focus in our modern world (particularly on mums) to have “balance”. I mean of course we have to balance work, home,...
Parenting Plan or Consent Orders?

Parenting Plan or Consent Orders?

Parenting Plan or Consent Orders?  What is a parenting plan? It is an agreement in writing signed by both parties and dated.  What is are consent orders?  Consent Orders are an agreement in writing which has been approved by the Court.  What is on the difference...
Breaking the cycle

Breaking the cycle

9 years ago today I was admitted as a lawyer in the Supreme Court but statistically the odds were against me. My mum had me at 19. Young love didn’t last and my parents separated shortly after. My well meaning parents and step parents did the best they could amid a...
How are you? I’m fine.

How are you? I’m fine.

COURT IMPOSED FINES EXPLAINED BY COASTAL LAWYERS… If you have pleaded guilty to a criminal or traffic offence or if you have been found guilty of an offence then a Magistrate (if you are in the Local Court) or a Judge (if you are in the District Court) will need to...
The D Word…..DIVORCE

The D Word…..DIVORCE

Divorce Party? A divorce party is when you celebrate your divorce with a party or event. It is one of those ideas that you either love or you think is in poor taste. Either way they are becoming increasingly popular in Australia. While it certainly isn’t everyone’s...