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Coutts offers expert legal representation for individuals dealing with Matters Outside of Court. Our dedicated team includes an Accredited Family Law Specialist who is highly experienced in handling the intricacies of Family Law cases. We understand the sensitivity and complexity of Family Law matters, and we are committed to protecting the rights and well-being of our clients with compassion and precision.

Luisa Gaetani

Luisa Gaetani
Partner & Accredited Family Law Specialist

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Settling Matters Outside of Court

Under the Family Law Act, parties must make genuine efforts to resolve matters outside of the court process. At Coutts, we do all that we can to guide you through the settlement process to achieve an out of court resolution. Should your matter be before court, Coutts can assist too.

Striving for Out-of-Court Resolutions

At Coutts, the emphasis is on assisting clients to settle their disputes out of court whenever possible. We believe that resolutions found outside the courtroom are typically more lasting, preserving relationships and diminishing emotional and financial stress on the parties involved. The goal is to attain mutually agreeable resolutions, ensuring the well-being and interests of everyone concerned.

How can Coutts help?

Resolving disputes outside of court is often more beneficial for all parties involved.

Our Family Law team at Coutts guides clients through out-of-court settlements, using our skills and expertise, negotiation proficiency, and compassion to secure amicable and enduring resolutions. Whether the solution is found within or outside the courtroom, Coutts is here to assist every step of the way, ensuring the journey is as smooth and constructive as possible.

What to Expect with Coutts Lawyers

Step 1: Initial Contact

Reach out to Coutts Lawyers via our website, phone, or in person. Briefly describe your matter.

Step 2: Consultation Appointment

Schedule and attend a meeting with a Coutts lawyer to discuss the specifics of your matter and desired outcomes.

Step 3: Information & Legal Advice

Share all related documents and information. Your lawyer will review everything, clarify aspects as needed, and then advise on the best action course.

Step 4: Action Plan Development

Based on the advice, an appropriate action plan will be formulated. This may involve communication, documentation processes, or further legal steps.

Step 5: Implementation

Execute the action plan, addressing a range of legal scenarios as necessary.

Step 6: Resolution & Closure

Navigate towards a resolution, with the path determined by the nature of the matter. Your Lawyer will outline any final actions or considerations.

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Introducing Luisa

Your Compassionate Lawyer

Meet Luisa, a Partner at Coutts Lawyers & Conveyancers, and an Accredited Family Law specialist. Luisa is the head of our esteemed Family Law team. Boasting over a decade of expertise, Luisa blends sensitivity with practicality, forging deep connections and trust with her clients. Her reputation as a foremost authority in Criminal and Family law is well-deserved.

Luisa Gaetani
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Settling Matters Outside of Court FAQ’s

Settling matters outside of court is essential under the Family Law Act as it encourages parties to resolve disputes amicably and reduces the strain and cost of legal proceedings. It also fosters a conducive environment for preserving relationships and promoting mutual understanding between parties.

Coutts provides extensive guidance, counselling, support, and innovative resolution strategies like mediation and negotiation to help parties reach amicable solutions. Coutts also offers expert legal representation if court proceedings become inevitable, empowering clients to make informed decisions every step of the way.

Settling disputes outside of court is of benefit to the parties involved by reducing the emotional and financial stress on the involved parties. Parties are able to preserve relationships, are tailored to your family situation, promote understanding, and mitigate the strain often associated with legal conflicts, allowing for more flexible and mutually agreeable resolutions.

Yes, if out-of-court settlements prove not possible and court proceedings become inevitable, Coutts assures clients of exceptional legal representation, safeguarding their interests.

Resolving disputes outside of court is beneficial as it often results in more amicable, enduring, and mutually agreeable resolutions. It is typically less adversarial, preserving relationships and mitigating emotional and financial stress, and allowing for more flexibility in finding solutions that suit the unique needs and circumstances of the involved parties.

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