MDV Family Lawyers is the biggest law firm in the Shoalhaven and on the South Coast operating solely in the area of family law. MDV Family Lawyers can assist clients from as far south as Moruya and Ulladulla to as far north as Shellharbour, Wollongong and even Sydney.
Our dedication to helping families through all stages of life ensures our clients receive expert advice from experienced lawyers able to assist our clients buy or sell their first home or investment property, updating their will, managing the estate of a loved one on their passing or guiding our clients to a successful resolution upon marriage break down.
We offer legal advice, aid with formalising parenting arrangements & assist in applications to the courts.FIND OUT MORE
We can assist in the negotiation of asset division or represent you in property proceedings during settlement.FIND OUT MORE
We can assist with Financial Agreements prior to marriage, during a relationship, or after separation.FIND OUT MORE
We provide compassionate, expert advice & specialist legal representation, throughout your divorce process.FIND OUT MORE
We can advise on liabilities & entitlements, assist in formalising agreements, or help you challenge an assessment.FIND OUT MORE
We provide advice on eligibility, assistance in negotiations & representation in Court.FIND OUT MORE
We can arrange mediation & assist in the negotiation &/or preparation of a Consent Order or a Parenting Plan.FIND OUT MORE
As experts in wills & estates and family law, we will enable you to create a comprehensive estate plan to achieve your goals.FIND OUT MORE
You can rely on the team at MDV Family Lawyers to guide you through the process and legal work of applying for probate and facilitating executor duties.FIND OUT MORE
If you wish to challenge the validity of a Will, we can help you find out what you’re eligible for and steer the negotiation process.FIND OUT MORE
We offer a range of conveyancing services including buying (including first home buying); selling; transferring and refinancing.FIND OUT MORE
Our legal team has an outstanding reputation for professionalism with both the courts and other law firms in the Illawarra & Shoalhaven regions. Feel confident that a respected firm is representing your interests.
I thank you and your team sincerely for all your hard work and support. I couldn’t of found a more dedicated and professional firm with honest and child focussed people. I am so pleased with the outcome.
I would like to thank MDV Family Lawyers for their ongoing support and professional assistance with a family law issue.
I approached MDV Family Lawyers because of a custody battle over the care of my two boys, MDV Family Lawyers helped me by always being available to help with legal questions and making me feel supported throughout the whole court process. They guided me from the beginning of the court proceedings to the final one. I found the experience stressful at times, but was always reassured with the wonderful assistance from Melissa and the team from MDV Family Lawyers.
I would strongly recommend MDV Family Lawyers to people who need assistance with any Family Law issues. Huge thanks for all your help and for putting the future of my two little boys first. I will be forever grateful.
Just wanted to say a huge thank you to Melissa and MDV for your representations on our behalf. We have been delighted with your guidance, advice and representations throughout. You were relentless in your strive for what is “right” and that was very comforting at such an emotional time. Thank you for your professionalism, your passion and your skills.
The moment I met Melissa I knew she was the person I wanted in my corner. She listened to me without interruption, then after some questions explained the options available and possible outcomes. She was always straightforward, reassuring and positive. I would recommend MDV Family Lawyers to anyone wanting a good family solicitor for a stress free property settlement.
I found MDV Family Lawyers to be extremely professional and understanding towards my circumstance, during what has been the most stressful time of my life. Melissa constantly kept me up to date with the progress of my complex case and was very knowledgeable and efficient, always advising me in the most cost effective way possible. The end result exceeded my expectation and I would definitely recommend MDV Family Lawyers to anyone.
Melissa Vine came highly recommended by a number of people and I am pleased that I took their advice. Melissa is definitely the lady you want to represent you. Professional and caring, Melissa and her team supported me through a very difficult and trying time. Conscious of keeping costs to a minimum my matter was settled in a timely fashion with a great result. I cannot recommend her highly enough and I am very grateful.
Melissa, thank you for all of your hard work and assistance in all of my family matters. Because of your firm, I get to spend Christmas with my children and share in their life.