Podcasts

Superannuation and Family Law – Podcast Episode 40

Superannuation, although a major element of our financial lives, is often easily misunderstood. Furthermore, in the Family Law space, Superannuation can form a vital component of a property settlement, and therefore a series of asset protection strategies should be available to those individuals who...

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Wills and Estate Planning and Family Law – Podcast Episode 39

Considering the prospect of a Will can be daunting for many people. However, creating a Will and making appropriate decisions regarding estate planning avoids extreme uncertainty and distress during a time that is otherwise extremely difficult. It is therefore important to be aware of the requiremen...

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The Children’s Court and COVID-19 – Podcast Episode 37

Like all institutions, the Children’s Court has had to adapt to accommodate the COVID-19 pandemic and to continue facilitating proceedings for matters involving children. In this podcast episode, Associates Alastair Noakes and Charlotte Wyles are joined by Maureen Green, a Barrister specialising i...

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Switchboard and the LGBTIQA+ Community – Podcast Episode 35

With the COVID-19 pandemic creating a surge in community advocacy and support programs to counter the problems caused by social isolation, Switchboard Victoria initiated ‘Out & About’, a social home visiting service for LGBTIQA+ Victorians experiencing isolation during lockdown. Switchboard ...

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JOY 94.9 and the LGBTIQA+ Community – Podcast Episode 29

In this podcast, Partner, Bec Dahl is joined by Ange Barry, CEO of JOY94.9, an independent and community-based radio station and voice for the LGBTIQA+ community. They discuss what JOY94.9 provides for the LGBTIQA+ community, the significance of radio and the prevalence it can have in people’s liv...

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Rainbow Families – Podcast Episode 27

Nicholes Family Lawyers · Episode 27 – Rainbow Families In this podcast, Partner, Rebecca Dahl catches up with Michelle Sheppard, Jac Tomlins and Jason Tuazon-McCheyne, who featured on the series before lockdown, to discuss how Rainbow Families are handling Melbourne’s recent COVID-19 Stage...

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Dying Intestate and Contested Wills – Podcast Episode 26

With the COVID-19 pandemic reminding us of our own mortality, Wills and Estates lawyers have reported a surge in clients wanting to update their wills. In this podcast, Partner, Rebecca Dahl, is joined by Andrew Simpson, Principal Lawyer at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers in Melbourne and head of the firm...

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Financial Hardship & COVID-19 – Podcast Episode 8

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have been far reaching in Australia, both from an economic and social perspective. However, for the most vulnerable in our community, including women experiencing family violence, these are particularly trying times. Sally Nicholes and Keturah Sageman of Nicholes...

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Social Isolation for Rainbow Families – Podcast Episode 5

No two families are the same, and this beautiful diversity will likely give rise to a range of experiences in quarantine. In this podcast, Sally Nicholes and Rebecca Dahl, Partners of Nicholes Family Lawyers are joined by guests Jac Tomlins, Michelle Sheppard, and Jason Tuazon-McCheyne to discuss ho...

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How to Parent in Social Isolation – Podcast Episode 1

As we find ourselves forced to live in close proximity with family and other members of our households, what can we do to keep ourselves and our children happy and safe? Vincent Papaleo joins us on our first ever podcast to talk about keeping your household a home and maintaining a comforting and sa...

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