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Procedural Fairness in the Family Court

According to the Australian Law Reform Commission procedural fairness means acting fairly in administrative decision making. It relates to the fairness of the procedure under which a decision is made, and not the fairness in a substantive sense of that decision. The High Court has confirmed on numer...

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AFCC Conference 2018

This year, Nicholes Family Lawyers were proud sponsors of the 5th Annual AFCC Australian Conference held in Adelaide from 16-18 August 2018. The Australian Chapter of AFCC brings together Australian Family Law professionals including judicial officers, lawyers, psychologists, social workers, other m...

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National LGBTIQ Empowerment Program

In January of this year Nicholes Family Lawyers sponsored the inaugural “Better Together” Conference held in Melbourne organised by the Equality Project. Over 60 people from every state in Australia as well as a number of delegates from the US, UK and the Philippines attended the confere...

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Nicholes Family Lawyers appoints new Senior Associate

Catherine Giles has been promoted to the position of Senior Associate after joining the firm as an Associate in 2017. Catherine completed her law degree at Flinders University in South Australia before relocating to Darwin to become an Associate to a Supreme Court Justice and thereafter working in P...

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The Power of Pro Bono

Nicholes Family Lawyers is proud to be one of the 50 member firms of Justice Connect. Through their referrals, we have assisted numerous individuals who would not otherwise have been able to access legal representation. We have reunited families, represented unwell litigants and fought for children...

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