Family law resources

Family law resources

New family law trial practice tools

Acting on a recommendation from the 2015 Family Law Legal Aid Services Review, we have developed a suite of practice tools in consultation with an advisory group of family lawyers. The tools include a:

  • case strategy plan
  • litigation preparation checklist
  • adult client capacity checklist.

Read more and download the tools

Changes to the Family law guidelines

A video resource will walk you through the July 2017 changes to the guidelines, ATLAS and the Notes to the guidelines. 

Read an overview of the changes – Ready reckoner – Overview of Commonwealth family law guideline changes

Forms

Guide for lawyers at Victoria Legal Aid Family Dispute Resolution Service

Lawyers representing clients at Victoria Legal Aid Family Dispute Resolution Service (FDRS) should refer to our Guide for lawyers at Victoria Legal Aid Family Dispute Resolution Service (docx, 127.85 KB) to ensure parties come prepared to have respectful, child-focused and future-focused discussions.

Case note

Conference papers and articles

A selection of conference papers, articles and guides written by our lawyers are provided for other lawyers to use.

Other websites

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