Victoria Barnett

Victoria Barnett

Senior Associate Solicitor

I provide clear and practical advice throughout the process enabling and empowering clients to rebuild and reshape their lives after the divorce has concluded.”

Victoria practices family law with a passion for finding better ways to guide clients through a difficult time of life. Drawing on her pragmatism and creativity, she helps clients to imagine a picture of their lives moving forward, and then set goals to achieve it. Victoria keeps clients focused on what matters most to them and making decisions that support their futures.

A trusted family lawyer, Victoria specialises in resolving complex property, financial, child-related and inter-cultural issues. Her clients include professionals, business owners, and their spouses, many with young children. Victoria gives sound advice on financial settlements with a particular focus on cases involving substantial business or farming assets. Victoria understands the importance of protecting children from the damage that can occur with separation and divorce, and she works with parents to find common ground around the children’s best interests.

A trained collaborative lawyer, negotiator and experienced litigator, Victoria uses her problem-solving skills to achieve an early resolution whenever possible – in or out of the courtroom. Victoria appreciates that clients often come to her initially feeling vulnerable, with their lives in chaos. She is rewarded by helping them to regain a measure of control and confidence, and ultimately feeling positive about the future.

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