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Trusted Family Lawyers Adelaide

Over 50 years experience in helping families

Randle & Taylor offer fixed price services to prepare agreed Consent Orders in relation to Property Settlement and Parenting Orders in the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (conditions apply).

Whatever your reason for needing a family lawyer, you can count on us. Please get in touch with us today.

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    Customer Reviews


    “Randle & Taylor and Nick McCabe have been my solicitors for over 20 years. As a conveyancer of some 38 years and sole practitioner I work with many lawyers. Randle &Taylor have always provided me with good advice and strong representation when required still caring for me as an individual and additionally to clients I have referred for assistance. I would trust Randle & Taylor in all matters to look after me and my family and I highly recommend them and their services.”

    T White, Conveyancer


    “As a Chartered Accountant and Liquidator I have engaged the services of Randle & Taylor on many different types of commercial and personal matters for over thirty years. I found them to be always knowledgeable, competent and professional. They will take the time to explain complex matters to you and resolve complex matter efficiently. I have also used the services of John Taylor as a mediator. He is a very skilful mediator whose unique set of skills have resulted in successful outcomes for both parties. I would strongly recommend Randle & Taylor for any business or personal matter.”

    AC Matthews, Chartered Accountant and Liquidator


    “Randle & Taylor have acted for me for a number of years. I have always found them to be professional and knowledgeable and they have provided me with legal advice which is commercial and in my best interest. I have always found their staff to be friendly and will continue to engage their services in the future.”

    P Agostinelli, Business Owner

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    Our office is conveniently located in the heart of Adelaide: 204-206 Carrington St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000 (view in Google Maps).

    For When Experience Counts

    Experienced Family Lawyers Adelaide

    Randle & Taylor Barristers and Solicitors are a leading family law firm based in Adelaide. We have proudly served South Australia since 1970 and we will listen to your personal situation as no two situations are the same. Some of the services we offer include:

    • Consent Orders
    • Parenting Orders
    • Property Settlement including De-Facto Relationships
    • Divorce Applications
    • Spousal Maintenance Binding Financial Agreements
    • Wills, Powers of Attorney, Advance Care Directives, Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration.

    We provide practical legal advice from people who care. Contact us today for a no obligation initial 15 minute consultation with one of our family legal experts.

    Proudly serving South Australia since 1970

    Trusted and Supportive Family Legal Services

    We will provide you with personalised service and advice at what is often the most difficult time in your life.  We understand that all situations are different and that you require specialised, practical and individual attention and support from a trusted professional during a difficult time. We will take the time to listen to you and provide you with practical advice that is easy to understand.  

    If your rights are not being adequately considered we will provide you with strong representation in the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia. 

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    Why Choose Us?

    Randle & Taylor’s expertise and experience allows us to offer you the following:

    Randle & Taylor Barristers and Solicitors, a trusted and local law firm comprising highly experienced lawyers, has earned the reputation as one of the best family lawyers in Adelaide. Our team consists of legal experts with extensive experience in handling family law cases within the South Australian legal system. When facing the complex and extensive proceedings of family-related cases, it is crucial to seek guidance and counsel from the best family lawyers in Adelaide – and that’s exactly what we offer.

    Family Law FAQs

    A family lawyer can provide you with legal advice in relation to the distribution of property between you and your partner together with parenting and child custody advice.  A family lawyer can represent you in the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia

    You should hire a family lawyer before you separate to determine how the property of you and your former spouse or partner is to be distributed in the event that you separate and to understand how the law relates to ability to continue to care for your children if necessary.

    The price for using the services of a family lawyer varies. For certain defined tasks like drafting agreed consent orders or binding financial agreements/pre nuptial agreements, spousal maintenance and other agreements Randle & Taylor offer value to you in providing these services for a fixed fee (conditions apply). 

    If you have any queries in relation to our fixed fee services please contact us today on (08) 8223 6477 for advice that is not defined and typically includes representation in the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia. 

    Family Lawyers charge on an hourly basis for the work done. 

    Randle & Taylor’s fees are competitive with other specialist and experienced family law firms in South Australia. 

    If you are in a de-facto relationship that has broken down you have two (2) years to finalise your property settlement from the date of separation. 

    If you are married and have separated, the time limit will apply after you have applied and have been granted a divorce. 

    If you have received a divorce certificate you have twelve (12) months to finalise your property settlement and/or spousal maintenance claim. 

    There are strict time limits that apply but if you have missed the due date you may be able to ask the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia for an extension of time to make an application for property settlement. 

    If you think you may be out of time please contact us today. 

    The Family Law Act 1975 provides a way for people to continue to live together but enter into a Binding Financial Agreement as to how their property is to be distributed or protected upon separation. 

    To get a divorce in Australia you must meet the eligibility requirements to apply, namely at least one of the people in the relationship was born in Australia or an Australian citizen.  

    At least one person must have decided that the marriage has broken down and there is no reasonable likelihood that you will get back together.  

    You must have been separated for twelve (12) months and one (1) day or longer.  You will need to have a copy of your marriage certificate. 

    If you have been married for less than two (2) years you will need to file a counselling certificate.  To obtain a counselling certificate you will need to attend counselling.  To arrange counselling please contact Family Relationship Advice Line 1800 050 321.  

    The court fee for a divorce is $940.00 (this is subject to change) but if you may be eligible for a reduced fee of $310.00.

    Find out more on our divorce law page.

    Randle & Taylor Barristers & Solicitors provide legal advice in a variety of areas including building and construction law, sales of business, drafting agreements, wills and estatesdebt collectionproperty lawcommercial and residential leases and commercial litigation.

    Our fees are competitive with other firms in South Australia

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    Are you looking for the best family lawyers in Adelaide? Please get in touch with us today via phone or the contact form on this page.