Accredited Specialist in Family Law
Susan Parker is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law; with broad experience in general law. Her many years of practice have equipped Susan with skill, understanding and an ability to assist clients to move forward with ease.
Susan was initially admitted to practice as a barrister and solicitor in South Australia in 1979. After a period spent working as a lawyer in the Northern Territory, Susan moved to Sydney and was admitted to practice as a solicitor in New South Wales in March 1985. Susan has worked in government roles, as an employee in large firms and as partner and principal in private practice. Susan is now a sole practitioner in Sydney.
Susan undertakes work in all aspects of:
- Family and Domestic Relationships Law;
- Wills and Estate Planning,
- Powers of Attorney and Appointments of Guardians
- Probate and Administration of Estates; and
- Family Provision and Succession Act matters.
Susan’s practice is based on familiarity with the law, building relationships with clients, and understanding clients’ desire to resolve matters expeditiously and cost effectively.
Susan listens to clients and provides practical and comprehensive advice. Wherever possible, Susan will pursue alternative dispute resolution methods including negotiation, mediation and collaborative family law.
Susan has trained as a Mediator at Bond University, and has completed basic and Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law training. Susan is a member of the New South Wales Law Society, the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia, Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals (AACP), Central Sydney Collaborative Forum practice group and International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP), and a board member of Collaborative Professionals (NSW) Inc.
Susan can be contacted at email@example.com