50/50 Property Split??

 Do you believe you are automatically entitled to 50% of the relationship property?  This is a common misconception.  To learn more listen to our Senior Associate, Jennifer Hartley on 4CA radio. Click Here to Listen   ... read more »

E-conveyancing a step closer at O’Reilly Stevens Lawyers!

We are pleased to announce that O’Reilly Stevens Lawyers is now fully PEXA integrated, allowing our firm to participate in on-line property settlements in the future. PEXA connects banks, vendors, purchasers and solicitors so that information and document exchange can occur in... ... read more »

New Year's Resolutions

  January is a good time to make decisions and get on with sorting out relationship problems. Our Family Law team, suggests the following New Year’s Resolutions for those going through a family breakdown:  Get yourself a good lawyer, one that is focused on the best way to... ... read more »

Domestic Violence

Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath said that everyone has a right to feel safe in their homes.  “Despite efforts to reduce domestic and family violence, on average two women die in Australia each week at the hands of a violent partner, husband or father”. Domestic violence is a... ... read more »

What to Expect in Your First Year Out

Our lawyer, Kim Cousins, was recently invited by the Far North Queensland Law Association  to provide tips to law students at James Cook University Cairns Campus regarding “What to expect in your first year out”, as part of the FNQLA’s mentoring program wrap-up evening.  Here... ... read more »