Family Law – Frankston, Mount Eliza & Mornington Peninsula

Our family lawyers, divorce lawyers and property lawyers have more than 50 years’ combined experience in all areas of family law. In this emotional, difficult area, we obtain the best outcomes for our clients’ individual situations, from complex asset division settlements to child custody arrangements and child protection cases.

Although our family law solicitors have extensive experience in court and regularly represent our clients in court, we aim to keep families out of court by peaceably negotiating resolutions.

Our Family Law Services

Areas in which our family lawyers, divorce lawyers and property lawyers provide services include:

  • Divorce settlements
  • De facto divisions
  • Child Custody
  • Parenting arrangements
  • Relocation cases
  • Child protection orders
  • Cohabitation and prenuptial agreements
  • Property division
  • Spousal maintenance

All of our clients deserve and receive competent, experienced representation during family law proceedings. Bayside Solicitors is located in the centre of a diverse area, covering Frankston, Langwarrin, Mornington Peninsula, Cranbourne, Carrum Downs, Mount Eliza, and Melbourne.

Legal Aid for Frankston, Mornington Peninsula & Mount Eliza Residents

If you are engaging in a difficult child custody battle the last thing you want to be concerned about is your finances. Legal aid can be obtained via an application to appropriate aid services in Victoria. At Bayside Solicitors, legal aid is available to approved applicants from Frankston, Mount Eliza, and along the Mornington Peninsula. To speak to someone about legal aid contact our office for a private discussion.

Why Choose Bayside Solicitors?

Experienced Courtroom Presence

Our dedicated family lawyers have a strong courtroom presence, appearing as both barristers and solicitors daily, ensuring that your case is in capable hands from start to finish.

Cost-Efficient Legal Support

With our minimal use of barristers, we save you significant costs, providing high-quality legal representation without unnecessary expenses.

Convenient Location

Our proximity to the Frankston Magistrates Court and Legal Aid Office means easy access to essential legal resources and swift responses to your family law needs.

Fair and Transparent Pricing

We adhere to government-approved cost scales, ensuring our fees are fair, transparent, and in line with industry standards, giving you peace of mind.

Results-Driven Approach

Our efficiency and unwavering commitment to securing favorable outcomes mean you can trust us to work tirelessly on your behalf.

Friendly and Professional Service

You’ll experience a warm and professional environment when you engage with us, where your legal needs are met with understanding and care.

Decades of Established Legal Expertise

With a history dating back to 1998, we bring decades of family law experience to the table, ensuring that your case benefits from a wealth of knowledge.

Extensive Client Success

We’ve successfully assisted over 60,000 clients, a testament to our dedication and effectiveness in resolving legal matters.

A Cohesive Legal Team

Our stable team of family lawyers collaborates seamlessly, leveraging their collective expertise to provide comprehensive legal support tailored to your needs.

Coverage Across Melbourne

We extend our family law services to various courts across Melbourne, including the Dandenong Magistrates Court, ensuring geographical flexibility for our clients.

Flexible Fee Arrangements

In family law cases, we can explore fee deferral options in certain circumstances, offering financial relief when you need it most.

Comprehensive Guidance

Expect thorough written advice about your case and associated costs, so you’re well-informed at every stage of your legal journey.

Compassionate Legal Counsel

Our solicitors possess empathy and a strong social conscience, ensuring that your interests are not only legally represented but also understood and valued.

Collaboration & Understanding

Along with our team of family lawyers, divorce lawyers, property lawyers and support staff, we also collaborate with a network of auditors, accountants and property valuers who can assist with forensic investigation as needed. This is part of our commitment to providing an all-inclusive service, as evidenced by the broad range of areas in which our solicitors have expertise.

Legal issues can be complex, and given that legal issues relating to family and child custody can be particularly sensitive, we aim to provide sympathetic, friendly advice. We want to make sure that you fully understand the process, and that we develop a trusting relationship with you.

Contact us on (03) 9781 4822 to arrange an obligation-free 15 minute meeting with one of our property, divorce and family law lawyers at our Frankston office.