Author(s): Judy Hogg
The statistics are stark: every third marriage in Australia ends in divorce. This second edition of Judy Hoggs Splitting Up is the complete handbook for anyone whose relationship is breaking down and you need good impartial expert information. Whether you are married, or are in a de facto or same sex relationship, Splitting Up covers everything you need to know about separation and divorce. This new 2013 edition reflects the latest changes in Australian family law legislation in particular the revised definition of domestic violence and how conflict is dealt with in custody disputes.
Judy Hogg has practised family law since 1975 and is a partner in the leading Melbourne firm Hogg and Reid. She is also a volunteer with the Law Institute Legal Assistance Scheme and is an associate with the Fitzroy Legal Service. She feels passionately about helping people through the minefield of divorce and separation.
LEAVING A RELATIONSHIP AND COUNSELLING
MARRIAGE OR DE FACTO RELATIONSHIPS
DIVORCE AND SEPARATION
HOW A CASE IS CONDUCTED AND WHAT THE COURTS CAN DO