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Family Law Money Box Revival

Oh boy I do love getting your emails, keep them coming. I too have been setting goals for the new year and it is nice to hear from you about the goals you’re wanting to achieve. So, the theme has been money and hey, I’m with you. After separation or divorce, the money...

To Lawyer or Not To Lawyer

Fa la la la – Family Law.  Hey guys, this family lawyer is back on deck after taking a few days of “rest” over Christmas. I hope that you all got to spend time with your family or loved ones as did I.  But boy, am I glad to be back at Family Law Headquarters today...

Townsville Family Lawyer with a Focus on You.

Welcome back to my family law blog for Kounias Lawyers. If this is your first time here, hello.  My name is Filitsa.  I believe that our family law office should focus on you.  I am grateful for the feedback my client’s give me and I take on board all the awesome...

Family Law & the Online World

Family Law & the Online World With so much to think about when you are going through the family law separation process, the one thing most people neglect is their relationship with the Internet. You know what I mean right? Your email passwords and who might have...

79, Soulful and Newly Separated.

Let me tell you a little story.  Once upon a time, a spritely 79 year young client came knocking at my door.  The marriage was over he said and it was time for him to move on with the rest of his life.  No time to waste.  How soon could we get things sorted as he...

I’d like a parenting plan please.

So, what is a parenting plan and is it for your situation? A parenting plan is a less formal agreement made between parents regarding their children. A parenting plan isn’t legally enforceable, however, if your matter does end up going before a court then the court...

5 ways to have fun without the kids

Here are five ways to entertain yourself when the kids are with the other parent. I know I said only five ways but I really had about 50 I could have listed!  That’s what happens when creativity rules your brain. I even started inventing totally unrealistic things...

Can you smell that coffee brewing?

Why do meetings with lawyers have to be in an office? Well I figure it’s because that’s the way it has always been done.  Smell those old books, feel that leather couch, listen to those typists. Now look around, does it feel inviting? Do you feel comfortable? I sure...

7 Smart tips to a Seriously Organised Separation

Because it is important for you to be practical when separating, I found that these seven smart tips really helped my family law clients keep focused and organised: Tip #1 Take the time to gather your important documents. This step is important so think it out...