Family Law Experts
Welcome to CMS Legal, a Perth Family Law Firm specialising in helping families through the difficult time of separation.
We understand that separation can be a confusing and emotionally draining time. Emotions and passions are often at fever pitch, stress levels are high, and when going through a family breakdown people may contemplate behaviour that in other circumstances would never be entertained. Our experienced lawyers will provide you with expert, compassionate legal advice and assistance, to help you understand the legal issues surrounding your separation & other legal matters.
Lead by Principal, Craig Scott, CMS Legal was born when Craig found there was a need for a dedicated firm of divorce lawyers in Perth. The team at CMS Legal has a reputation as an experienced legal practice for Western Australian families.
A team with decades of Experience in Family law
CMS Legal’s team are highly experienced and empathetic when it comes to resolving disputes over divorce, property settlements, custody (live with arrangements), maintenance and child support among other sensitive areas such as restraining orders and child protection. We’ve built a strong reputation of providing excellent care for each and every client. Something we are very proud of.
When in times of distress you can count on CMS Legal to guide you through the legal forms and give you excellent legal advice.
We’re with you all the way
Every case is different because every family is different. Our team practice specifically in divorce law, allowing us to best match a lawyer to the specific needs and requirements of your case.
We understand that not all divorce proceedings can be resolved amicably. If required, we will represent you in court and help you get the best outcomes for yourself and your family.
Our firm provides legal services in the areas of:
Division of property and financial assets is one of the most complex areas of any separation. CMS Legal can help ease the pain with a dedicated team of property lawyers experienced in division of property and assets following a divorce.
The Child Support System can be a minefield and very overwhelming for divorcees. Our team can assist with determining your obligations and which child support agreement is best for your situation. and lodging an application for child support.
There’s no hard and fast rule that the children should live with either the mother or the father following a separation. We are highly experienced in child custody, child support disputes and family mediation to help you get the best result for all parties – the parents and the children.
Following the breakdown of a marriage, divorce is the natural next step. CMS Legal’s divorce lawyers can assist with all areas of divorce proceedings.
We can assist with the writing of your Will and/or Enduring Power of Attorney, taking into account your specific requirements and wishes.
For your convenience, our firm has 2 locations. In Perth, our firm is located in Stirling (just off Mitchell Freeway). We’re also in Bunbury at the Wesley Business Centre to cater for our clients in South West WA.
Whether you are considering divorce, need advice on divorce finances, an issue involving children, or any other family law matter, CMS Legal can help you. Contacts us today and make an appointment with our experienced team to discuss your next steps.