Lyndal’s Nomination for Women’s Legal Service Awards

We are so excited to announce Lyndal Gowland has been nominated for Women’s Legal Service NSW Bright Sparks Awards!!! The annual awards are an opportunity for Women’s Legal Service NSW to celebrate their sector. The awards are in appreciation of the dedication...

Family Court Lighthouse Project

The Lighthouse Project is an innovative approach being taken by the Family Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court of Australia, that screens for risk with a primary focus of improving outcomes for families involved in the family law system. The trial will...

Make Coercive Control a Crime: NSW

The NSW Parliamentary Inquiry into Coercive Control has unanimously agreed that action must be taken against this form of domestic abuse and that a criminal offence of coercive control should be created. Gowland Legal Family Lawyers are elated by the news and the...

Sydney Lockdown and Your Parenting Arrangements

Last Saturday, Sydney was plunged into lockdown again as authorities try to contain the latest Covid—19 outbreak. This is an uncertain and anxious time for many of us, but especially for separated families as the restrictions may often impact your existing...