We’ll give you the personal attention you deserve.
The team at Chris Williams Lawyer & Mediator is committed to delivering excellent advice and service to individuals, families and businesses.
Located in the heart of Fremantle, we pride ourselves on the strong connections we’ve built in the community.
Our focus is to deliver trusted legal advice in order that our clients can obtain the best possible outcome.
We practise mainly in family law, mediation and VROs (violence restraining orders).
Together, our team has over 50 years’ legal experience.
With more than 50 years’ combined experience, our firm has acquired a reputation for providing clients with affordable legal services in a professional, timely and compassionate manner. Our team regularly resolves legal issues of a wide variety, with a focus predominantly on matters relating to family law, mediation, divorce, property settlement, children’s matters and VROs (violence restraining orders).
Initial Legal Advice
We offer a confidential, one-hour, meeting with a senior lawyer for the fixed fee of $320.00 (inclusive of GST). At this meeting, we advise on your legal rights, the best process to achieve a family law settlement, and an estimate of total costs, including how to minimise costs. Some matters can be dealt with on a fixed fee basis, so that you know in advance what your costs will be.
Chris Williams is a member of Collaborative Professionals WA , as part of your legal advice, we will discuss advise on whether this is a suitable means for your negotiations.
Property Settlement Mediations
Family Mediation / Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) – parenting disputes
Workplace, Building or Organisational Disputes
If negotiations do not achieve settlement, or if you are faced with another party who has already commenced legal proceedings, contact us promptly for experienced representation We will draft file the necessary court documents, represent you at the initial stages of Court proceedings If your matter goes to trial, we will instruct an experienced barrister to represent you.
Unbundled Family Law
To save on legal costs, you may be in a position to do some, maybe even the majority, of the work on your family law matter yourself This can include work we do for you on a Fixed Fee basis We can discuss this during your first meeting.
Initial Legal Advice
We offer a confidential, one-hour, meeting with an experienced divorce lawyer for the fixed fee of $320.00, inclusive of GST (credit cards 1.5%) At this meeting we advise on: your legal rights; the best process to achieve a Family Law settlement; an estimate of total costs, including how to minimise costs Some matters can be dealt with on Fixed Fee basis, so you know in advance what the costs will be.
The Family Court of Western Australia encourages negotiated settlements, both before during legal proceedings We are experienced negotiators, will represent you to achieve the best negotiated outcome.