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10 Reasons Why Our Clients Choose Us
Free 1-hour Consultation with a Family Lawyer
We do not limit the consultation to just one hour. If we need more time to discuss your matter and find a solution, we will spend more time with you without any extra charges. Our goal is to help you, Genuinely.
Fixed Fee Free Quotes for All Services
Our experience shows that many people who need legal assistance do not want to go to lawyers because of their fear of legal costs and the hassle that comes with it. We can provide you with a fixed fee quote for your case or a particular stage of your case.
Our fixed fee can be paid by way of Payment Plan. We will not ask you to pay a large amount upfront.
You still can choose traditional hourly rates. We promise that you will not feel uncomfortable about legal costs because we will give you a clear estimate of fees and our hourly rates are low.
Fixed Fee Packages
We offer a wide range of fixed fee packages for many of our services so legal fees are fixed and crystal clear.
Again, our fixed fee package can be paid by way of Payment Plan installments.
We offer clear Payment Plans for those who cannot afford to pay full fees upfront.
We work on Saturdays
We open 6 days a week so you can attend your initial consultation or a regular meeting with your lawyer on Saturday or even after hours.
Urgent Matters Hotline
We can attend your matter even if you have a court hearing tomorrow morning. We can book you in for a consultation at 8pm on a weekday or on Sunday. We will do everything to help you. Your matter is our priority.
Pro Bono Work
We offer work on a Pro Bono basis, meaning providing legal assistance to people in need for free. We receive Pro Bono referrals from the Law Society of WA Law Access however, you can also contact us directly in relation to Pro Bono matters.
Focused on Family Law
We are focused on Family Law.
Your matter is unique as you. We promise a very personal approach in dealing with your matter.
To say Evgeny and his firm at Genuine Legal are excellent is an understatement. My family court case is very complex and at times stressful. Handing it over to the team, in particular Melissa, has been the best decision for me. I highly recommend their professional, supportive and skilled service to anyone requiring an understanding and extremely ethical team.
How amazing. I was in UK- didnt think I could do this but they kept regular communication by e mail and I felt confident throughout. Whats more I was unemployed and their fees were fantastic. They told it all- as it was, no false promises. Much much better than advise I had received in UK. Great company Richard T.
Donna Zen this is my lawyers who have now opened in Melbourne. They are fantastic and have been an absolute Godsend to me. Share with all your friends
Fantastic recommendation of a lawyer, really helped me in my very difficult situation. Will be forever grateful for your help!
Evgeny and his team are fabulous which is high praise indeed when speaking about Lawyers. It is refreshing to find a Lawyer that genuinely cares, gives excellent rates and is available for urgent matters on a weekend or evening. I highly recommend Genuine Lawyers.
I know Evgeny for several years as a diligent and devoted lawyer. I can highly recommend his services as he approaches every client’s matter with a high level of professionalism and integrity
Thank you for consultation, Evgeny and quick timely response of your team. I hope you can help me to resolve my issue
I am very grateful to Evgeniy for his competent advice on processing documents for a visa for my son. The result surpassed all our expectations. Contrary to the advice of other migration agents, my son received his visa. Thank you very much for your excellent work.
I would like to say thank you to EvgenyVasilyev for his help. I had a very difficult situation and nobody could help me instead of him. I highly recommend that company where you will get a real help and support.
Will definitely recommend their services to others. Thank you Evgeny for your time this week. Evgeny didn't waste time talking, was precise, prompt and competent.
I am happy I have got a professional consultation with Evgeny Vasilyev. My concerns about my matter have been heard and validated, I have got a clearer vision of court procedures. Hope to get Evgeny 's help in the future. Thank you, Evgeny!
Regardless of what situation you happen to be in - family or property dispute, the people working here will support you 24/7 with legal as well as psychological assistance.
All their advise is centered towards the most efficient outcome and quick conclusion as opposed to a long lasting process which would serve their own purpose. Thank you
Thank you Evgeny for your consultation. I found it very helpful. There was a high level of competency and professionalism regarding all aspects of my issues.
Team work in this company is evident as organisation, professionalism and punсtuality are of a high standard.
Thank you for your help and your time.
Best lawyer ever!!!!
I would like to take this opportunity to express my grateful heart to the great legal assistance that your firm is providing to me, and the effort that this team has made and is making to help me
efficient service, professional and friendly staff, affordable prices would like to thank all the solicitors and colleagues special ♡(Kim caley and kerry)♡ They helped me a lot and a lot so if you have any problems I will recommend you to visit Genuine legal, thank you very much GENUINE LEGAL BARRISTER AND SOLICITORS
Epic Professionalism and understanding
I have been quite satisfied with the services received, and the firms fees are very reasonable.
Excellent, compassionate service.
Good communication on first intake.
Your solicitor is always there for you to give a piece of advice. Great service!
I think that you are all awesome and you care so much for your clients. The introduction of the Basecamp App is brilliant. The cost is also so amazing too. Thankyou to all your team for serving me in my separation. Regards Carol
Operativeness, professionalism, attentive attitude to the client, reasonable price, modern technical equipment.
Great Lawyers and incredibly good. I would recommend them to anyone.
The have done wonders for my case
Evgeny and his team have stepped in to provide a vastly superior and cost effective service and support to me during this challenging time for me in my matter. Technology assisted and online immediate real time interaction is innovative and very welcomed! I wish him and the team every continued success!
The service seems competent and knowledgeable and uses technology to keep the costs reasonable.
10 out of 10 every time!
Professional, ethical and personal attitude that I highly commend! I would absolutely recommend Evgeny and his team at Genuine Legal to everyone who needs reassurance that they have found someone who cares about their case, acts in their best interest and understands their needs during stressful times. Thank you for all your effort and dedication and making me feel heard and understood!
Communication was good but I feel it could have been better. I have been referring you to friends of mine as well
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Divorce is simply a legal finalisation of a marriage. Divorce matters are determined by Courts and can become complex if the parties were separated under one roof or there are difficulties in location and serving another party with Court documents.
Seeking assistance and legal advice from a family lawyer is strongly advised to guide you through the divorce process and prevent potential difficulties in your divorce proceedings.
We offer fixed fees for our representation in all Divorce matters.
Family Law Parenting Matters
Our lawyers have dealt with a large number of parenting matters including complex cases with family violence and abuse involved.
However, in the majority of situations parenting disputes are capable to be resolved by parents at early stages without involving Courts.
In contrast, complex parenting matters are often urgent and require immediate action.
Our lawyers will advise you and propose the best possible cause of action depending on your circumstances.
Family Law Property Matters
Our lawyers help clients in property settlement and spousal maintenance cases. Our duty is to advise our clients in relation to his/her entitlements and the process of legal proceedings with an aim of finalising a property settlement matter as fast as possible with the best achievable outcome.
There is a common misconception that all property settlements should be split 50/50. However, the law provides that there is no such presumption.
When it comes to property settlements, whether parties agree by consent (Consent Orders) or it is dealt by way of initiating application in the Family Court, the courts must be satisfied that the final percentage split is “just and equitable” i.e. fair to both parties.
The courts follow a four step process set out in the legislation (Section 79(4) of the Family Law Act 1975 or Section 205ZG(4) of the Family Court Act 1997) to determine what the percentage split should be in each individual matter.
The four step process is as follows:
Firstly, the courts must Identify and value the assets and liabilities of the parties;
Secondly, the courts must consider the contributions of the parties (this includes, initial contributions, and contributions during the relationship both financial and non-financial contributions);
Thirdly, the courts must identify the future needs aspect of the parties (usually, this entails the care of children under 18, the age of the parties, earning capacity of the parties); and
Finally, the courts must ensure that the division is “just and equitable”, in other words “is the division fair?” Therefore, it is not always a 50/50 result, as each case is individual and depend on varying factors.