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Child Support Lawyers Gold Coast

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Navigating child support matters can be a complex and emotionally charged journey. 

At Arcuri Turnbull Law, we understand the delicacy and significance of these issues. 

As the Gold Coast’s trusted child support lawyers, we are dedicated to offering compassionate, knowledgeable legal guidance to families navigating these intricate and challenging cases.

Whether you are establishing a new agreement, adjusting an existing one, or facing disputes, our skilled team is here to help. 

We ensure that the best interests of your child are always at the forefront, balanced with fairness and respect for all parties involved.

We’re not just your lawyers, we’re your partners in navigating this essential aspect of family law, ensuring outcomes that are just and sustainable for your family’s future.

If you want to learn more about how we can help with your child support case, don’t hesitate to call us on 07 5562 0499 or via our online contact form today.

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What child support options do I have?

Understanding your child support options in Australia is crucial for ensuring your children’s well-being. Arcuri Turnbull Law can guide you through the following child support options:

Private Child Support Agreements

Limited Child Support Agreements allow parents to make private arrangements for child support payments provided the terms are accepted by the Child Support Agency. 

These agreements don’t require legal advice before being made but must be in writing and signed by both parties. 

These agreements offer flexibility but less certainty than Binding Child Support Agreements. If you are unsure about the right path to making an Agreement or if you disagree with Services Australia’s decision, we are here to assist. 

If you believe a limited child support agreement is the right option for you, you can download the form from Services Australia.

Binding Child Support Agreements provide a more definitive arrangement for child support. 

They require both parents to receive independent legal advice and are legally binding, offering a high degree of certainty and stability. 

These agreements can be made for any amount the parents agree on and are not limited in duration. 

They can only be terminated or changed by a subsequent Binding Agreement or a court order under exceptional circumstances, making them more rigid but offering a long-term solution for child support arrangements.

If you’d like to learn more about how we can help, call us on 07 5562 0499 or via our online contact form to book a free initial consultation today. 

Court Ordered Child Support

Court involvement is often sought when parents cannot agree on Services Australia’s decision or when special circumstances are not adequately addressed through standard agreements. 

This could include cases with complex financial situations, international considerations, or other unique challenges.

Our Child Support Services

Child Support Calculation and Assessment

Our experts help you understand how child support is calculated, considering factors like income, the cost of raising children, and time spent with each parent. We provide clear, understandable explanations to help you navigate this process.

Enforcement and Modification of Orders

If a Child Support Order is in place we can assist with enforcing existing child support orders and guide you through modifying orders when circumstances change, ensuring that agreements remain fair and appropriate.

Mediation and Conflict Resolution

We offer mediation services to help resolve disagreements related to child support amicably. Our skilled mediators work to find solutions that all parties can agree on, minimising conflict and fostering cooperative co-parenting.

Legal Representation in Disputes

In cases where disputes arise, we provide robust legal representation. We strive for resolutions that protect your interests while prioritising the well-being of your children, whether in negotiations or court.

Advice and Support

Beyond legal services, we provide ongoing advice and support to help you manage the child support process. Our team is always ready to answer your questions and provide the guidance you need.

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Take the First Step Towards Resolution

Ready to navigate your child support journey with expert guidance? 

Contact Arcuri Turnbull Law on 07 5562 0499 or via our online contact form to book a free initial consultation. 

Our dedicated team is here to support you with compassionate and comprehensive legal services tailored to your family’s needs.

Book An Appointment

 Ready to get started? Book a consultation with our trusted advisors, and together, and let us do the heavy lifting for you.

What truly stands out is the staff’s unwavering helpfulness and consideration. They take the time to understand our specific needs and tailor their services accordingly, providing a personalised experience that makes us feel valued and supported.

Nassim S.
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Great legal work on our settlement. Plenty of communication and dealt with very professionally. Would use again for sure!

Andrew P.
Gold coast

Very efficient and knowledgeable and communicated with us regularly to achieve the best possible outcome.

Nick R.

Arcuri have dealt with all matters we have engaged them to handle, some quite complex. Excellent conveyancing services and outstanding legal advice from Lionel and Mick. Thorough, friendly and accessible throughout all processes.

Suzi C.

Arcuri Turnbull law have help my family and I with both conveyancing issues and Estate matters for a number of years.
They have always made the process, no matter what the issue, as stress free and as positive as possible. Glenda and Lionel are a fantastic team.

Helen J.

We had a great experience with Arcuri Turnbull Law who took care of the conveyancing in the purchase of our new home. This was our first home on the Gold Coast, and our first in Queensland for 13 years, and they made the process easy for us. Always friendly and helpful and very efficient.

Penelope G.

For approximately the past 10 years, I have chosen Arcuri Turnbull Law for all of my Legal matters, including the conveyancing and settlement of numerous property sales and purchases, and the formation of my Will.
I have always found them to be extremely helpful, knowledgeable, professional and approachable.
Their personalised service is outstanding, and I never feel like “just a number!”
I always feel assured that they are doing their utmost to assist me from a legal perspective, whilst at the same time offering me reassurance and instilling confidence.
Aimee is a pleasure to deal with, and her incredible knowledge base and interpersonal skills are an asset to Arcuri Turbull Law.
Lionel has also been extraordinary, and in more difficult situations has offered his expert legal advice and intervened where necessary to achieve the desired and best outcome.
From the moment I make contact with Arcuri Turbull Law, to the finalisation of the Legal Matter involved, I am always very satisfied with their high level of integrity, professionalism and the delivery and provision of exceptional legal advice and services.
I highly recommend Arcuri Turbull Law for all Legal matters.

Joanne P.

I can’t recommend Aimee and the team at Arcuri Law enough! Using Aimee to help with the sale of my first property has been a real pleasure, putting up with all my phone calls, nothing has ever been too much. Really appreciated their help and can’t recommend them highly enough! Will definitely be using them again!

Andrew B.

Glenda at Acuri Turnbull is fabulous, she set up my will efficiently, it was a pleasure talking to her, I highly recommend her services.

Michelle P.
Frequently Asked Questions

Before forwarding the building and pest report to your Arcuri Turnbull Law conveyancer for either rectifications or a reduction in purchase price, please include a further explanation or instructions surrounding negotiations with the building and pest condition. These need to be itemised and written instructions forwarded along with the report before we can make any requests.  The seller can either deny the request, negotiate further or agree to the request.

Late payment of deposits to stakeholders (especially the balance deposit) means the Buyer will be in default of the contract if the deposit is not paid on the date shown in the reference schedule.  Evidence of an electronic transaction can be provided to the deposit holder and this is taken as being received on the due date.

We recommend that you advise the Agent of our contact details now so that our details can be inserted into the Contract once you have verbally accepted an offer. If you are unsure of the terms of the Contract and would like our office to review the Contract, please ask the Agent to email the Contract to us prior to signing. Once the terms have been agreed upon and a Contract has been signed by both parties, the Agent will send our office a copy of the Contract and we will open a file and email you our initial information pack.

As settlements nowadays are conducted electronically (via the PEXA platform), your sale and purchase settlements can be “linked” making it is a seamless process to utilise any surplus funds from your sale towards your purchase settlement, payout any existing mortgage/s on the property you are selling, and for your financier to advance any additional funds required for your purchase, allowing for both transactions to occur “simultaneously” and for you to be able to move into your new property on the day of settlement, once settlement has been effected.

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