Health and Wellbeing Week

Nicholes Family Lawyers is proud to support health and wellbeing within the legal profession. This week we are excited to announce the return of our annual week of health and wellbeing. As part of the week’s activities our staff will be participating in the following: Law Institute of Victoria Fun...

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The Treatment of HECS Debts in Family Law Matters

The Court will treat a HECS debt of a party in either one of two ways: The debt may be considered a personal liability and then would not included in the property settlement; or The debt is considered a joint liability and will be included in the property settlement. The Court will consider the surr...

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A Room with a View

Sally Nicholes and the team at Nicholes Family Lawyers would like to extend their many thanks to Bruce Walmsley QC for his lovely gift, pictured above. The print depicts the view from the Nicholes Family Lawyers office overlooking the Supreme Court and surrounding buildings using both photographs ta...

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Christmas Applications Cut-Off Date

Both the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia impose a filing deadline for applications seeking time with children during the Christmas holiday period. Applications must be filed before the second Friday of November, this year being 4pm, Friday 13 November 2015 to be ...

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