Workplace Accidents

Aleksandra Rees
Associate - Currently on maternity leave

What is a workplace accident? A straightforward example of a workplace accident is; you’re climbing up a ladder at work and you fall off breaking your leg.  That’s a really straightforward example of a physical… read more

 Prenuptial Agreements

Megan Dansie
Senior Associate

Are prenups important? Prenups can be very important.  I think it depends on the nature of your relationship.  Certainly, it is important to know you can also have a prenup for a de-facto relationship.  I… read more

 When do you need a Lawyer?

When is it time to call a lawyer? This is always a hard one, not every legal matter needs a lawyer.  A common example is a speeding ticket.  You probably don’t need a lawyer for… read more

 Industrial Negligence Claims

What does industrial negligence mean? Industrial negligence is a claim for compensation arising from injuries in your place of work.  The key difference is most people can not pursue industrial negligence because those entitlements are… read more

 Advanced Care Directives

Julie Height
Senior Associate

What are Advanced Care Directives? It is a legal document where somebody appoints somebody where they like, know and trust, which we call to be an alternative decision-maker, to make decisions on their behalf to… read more

 Grandparents Rights

Megan Dansie
Senior Associate

In the event of a separation, what is your advice to grandparents? If grandparents are able to see the children when their son or daughter see them, probably the best thing they can do is… read more

 Preparing a Will

Amalia Addabbo
Senior Associate - Currently on maternity leave

How important is it to see a lawyer to do a Will? Making your Will is one of the most important documents you will ever do.  Your assets and the way in which you create… read more

 Changes to Workers’ Compensation

There have been some changes to workers’ compensation, can you explain? A change occurred to the workers’ compensation laws in South Australia on the 1st July 2015.  We no longer have WorkCover anymore.  The corporation… read more

 When to see a family lawyer

Megan Dansie
Senior Associate

When should you call a family lawyer? I think it’s best that people come as soon as possible.  If they know their marriage is in trouble, or if they think they might be heading to… read more