Professional Family Lawyers & Divorce Specialists in Brisbane

Emerson Family Law is a boutique firm of family lawyers in Brisbane, specialising in all aspects of separation, divorce and traffic areas of law. Our team of experienced lawyers will empower you with an understanding of your rights, obligations and entitlements and provide you with expert and timely legal advice on the best way to proceed with your matter. We take the time to understand your unique circumstances to help you negotiate the best outcome for you and your family.


At Emerson Family Law, we aim to assist families navigate the family law process with minimal upheaval, both emotional and financial. Our professional team of passionate divorce solicitors are highly experienced and understand..

Children’s Matters

When you separate, you and your former partner need to make important decisions about the future care of your children as well as how to divide your property, money and belongings. Working through these issues is often difficult and emotionally challenging..

Property Settlements

Division of property following the breakdown of either a marriage or De Facto relationship can be a daunting prospect. The assets, liabilities, and personal belongings the parties may have spent a lifetime growing together…

International Family Law

Emerson Family Law’s connections within Australia as well those with family lawyers overseas enables us to provide sound and fulsome advice in relation to any international aspects arising out of your family law matter…

Collaborative Law and Mediation

Emerson Family Law is proud to be able to offer collaborative law services to separating couples by our Accredited Collaborative Law Practitioners.

Emerson Migration Law

If you’ve been charge or are currently under investigation for a traffic it is imperative that you seek qualified legal advice from one of our lawyers as soon as possible…

Family law specialists that look after your best interests

As a team of highly trained family lawyers, we assist families and clients in Brisbane. We offer a full range of family law services to our clients who may be applying for a divorce, determining child custody or parenting arrangements for their children and planning their estate.

Understanding that each of these options can be difficult for families and loved ones to go through, we approach every case with a combination of compassion, professionalism and commitment, working hard to deliver the best possible results for each client.

Why we are known as reliable family lawyers

We aim to be the specialists of choice for people who are experiencing the difficult and often overwhelming process of separation and divorce. For many years we have been the family law specialists that people throughout Brisbane and surrounding areas turn to for reliable and caring counsel, guiding them through cases that can at times be overwhelming both physically and emotionally. By aiming to deliver an experience that is as seamless as possible, we endeavour to reach a resolution that puts you and your family’s best interests first.

If you are looking for comprehensive advice on De Facto Separation, Divorce, Property Settlements, Child Custody, Child Support, Mediation or Binding Financial Agreements, please contact us for a fixed price initial consultation with one of our expert family lawyers in Brisbane.

Contact us today

If you have been require further advice for yourself or a loved one, or you are looking for a team of family solicitors who you can trust with your important questions contact us today on 07 3211 4920 for more information on our services and how we can help guide you through it.




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We let our clients do the talking..

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and the whole team for your support throughout my case. I wish you all the very best and please be assured of future referrals and positive feedback about your approach, leadership, focus and integrity. It was these qualities and more that really made the difference during some exceptionally challenging times.”


I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank you and your team for all your time and support throughout the last two years. It has taken the last couple of weeks to comprehend that this process is finally over and with an outcome that will best benefit my family in the future. Your understanding and compassion for us and our situation has been truly appreciated.


The advice that I received from Emersons was to the point and correct. Aish anticipated a scenario, which later came true and I am truly grateful, that I followed their advice early on during my separation which protected my financial position at a time when I was most vulnerable.


Your advice was always candid and in good faith… Without your assistance, I do not believe I would have reached closure with this matter as quickly as I have. I have nothing but admiration for your persistence in pursuing my best interests despite constant setbacks and obstacles.. I would not hesitate to recommend your services to others in need of assistance….


We are sincerely grateful for all the help you have given us thus far and we as a family can see you act with great integrity and have maintained professionalism and dignity throughout the whole process, we are so grateful for that.


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