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Meet Our Family Law Team

We understand that the breakdown of a relationship can be one of the most stressful and difficult times of your life, so it is extremely important to have the right people supporting you through it.

We have an Accredited Specialist in Family Law, Ath Balaskas.

She will care for you if you are caught up in a family crisis. Where necessary, she will engage in rigorous and passionate representation of you in the challenging context of your family law dispute.

Aside from the emotional and personal difficulties that can be involved with a relationship breakdown, it can also have a significant impact on the financial wellbeing of those involved.  Shared assets, such as a business or other property, are often contentious elements in any Family Law settlement and need to be carefully considered.  That’s why it is important to have experts in Family Law, Commercial Law and Property Law on your side.

Free no obligation 15 minute phone consultation

Contact our Accredited Specialist Family Law team today on 1300 205 506 for a free 15 minute initial phone consultation. We provide expert advice and assistance on a wide range of matters between married couples, de facto couples and same sex couples, including: divorce applications, separation, parenting arrangements, division of matrimonial and de facto property, family violence and intervention orders, child support, spousal maintenance, and also offer LGBTQI+ friendly services.

For more information about some of these issues, please see our Family Law Brochure and our Blog Articles.

Fixed Fees for Certainty

We know that every dollar counts and so we will agree with you up front on a fixed price for your legal work. In this way, you will not be charged for how long it takes us to do your work. Instead, you are charged for our expertise, knowledge and skills and for the benefit or outcome you will receive. You will have certainty, stage by stage, about what you will need to pay. Accordingly, you will not get any surprises when we send you an invoice.

Wills and Estate Planning Melbourne

Anyone with financial responsibilities can understand the importance of estate planning. You want to ensure that your Estate passes to the people or organisations that you want, in the manner that will be most beneficial to them. You also want to ensure that the right people are appointed to assist you, if illness, accident or absence prevents you from managing your own personal and financial affairs.

Wills and Powers of Attorney, including Testamentary Trusts

Preparing a will, testamentary trust or power of attorney can be daunting. We can assist with all aspects of estate planning including Wills, Trusts, Companies, Businesses, Self Managed Superannuation Funds (‘SMSFs’) and Powers of Attorney. These key documents provide not only you with peace of mind, but also those who will step up to assist when the time comes. Below you will find information on what to consider when establishing a Will or a Testamentary Trust. Whether your assets and family situation are simple or complex, we can expertly guide you through the estate planning process.

Wills & Estate Lawyers

At Sharrock Pitman Legal, we have an Accredited Specialist in Wills and Estates Law. Our team of Wills and Estates Lawyers comprises Binay Prasad, Sarah Slattery and Alice Land. Please let us know if we can be of expert legal help to give you peace of mind and transfer your assets smoothly to the next generation.


Based in Glen Waverley in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, our offices are easy to access by both train and bus. There is free parking directly opposite our office. Click here for a map.

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