Damien Greer Lawyers
Damien Greer Lawyers has a reputation for excellence in family law. We are one of Queensland’s leading specialist family law firms and recommended by Doyle’s Guide to the Legal Profession.
Family law is an increasingly complex area requiring a demanding set of skills and abilities.Our lawyers have extensive local, national and international family law experience together with a broad ranging knowledge across many disciplines including commercial law, taxation law, succession law, insolvency law, property law, trust law and international law. They have all chosen to specialise in family law as they are passionate about assisting clients achieve the best possible outcome through what can be one of most difficult times of their lives. This conscious decision, together with their expertise, ensure our clients get the optimal advice for their situation.
Our lawyers recognise that a change in relationship or marriage can be one of the most stressful and traumatic experiences. With this in mind, their goal is to resolve disputes in a constructive, sensitive and timely manner. We pride ourselves in providing attentive, personal service to each of our clients and ensuring our approach is tailored to each individual case. We will work with you to achieve the outcome that best meets your goals and concerns. We can negotiate, mediate, collaborate, arbitrate and if necessary, litigate and we will help you choose the most appropriate option for your particular situation. Given the personal nature of the issues confronting our clients, we also understand the importance of preserving confidentiality and exercising discretion at all times.
We advise on all aspects of family law including relationship breakdowns, children’s matters, complex property and financial settlements and financial agreements. We also advise corporate and third parties affected by a relationship breakdown. Many of our cases have an international aspect involving either international clients, relocation of children or ownership of property outside of Australia. We advise on issues which can flow from this including financial considerations such as taxation implications. When necessary we have access to specialist family lawyers worldwide through relationships developed over several years. Damien Greer is a member of the International Academy of Family Lawyers and he and his team provide expert advice on Australian family and relationship law to international law firms
Damien Greer Lawyers recently developed the Parenting Pathway, a bespoke, legally binding agreement for parenthood that can allow couples to gain parenting orders, in close consultation with the birth mother. This process is an alternative for couples to explore when considering starting or expanding their family. For more information, please click here.
Meet Our Team
Damien Greer Principal
Damien has practised for over 30 years in the Family law and de facto relationship fields. Damien is an Accredited Family Law Specialist, a Mediator and an Arbitrator with extensive knowledge and expertise in all areas of family law. He has a particular interest in complex financial and property settlements and international family law matters.
Wendy Miller Special Counsel
Wendy has been practising exclusively in Family Law and de facto relationship practice areas since 1996. Wendy is experienced in alternate dispute resolution (mediation, arbitration and the collaborative law process) and conducted litigation in both the Family Court and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia.
Scott Richardson Special Counsel
Scott has been practicing law since August 2000 across various jurisdictions including the United Kingdom, Asia, New South Wales, & Tasmania. Specialising in Family Law for 10 years and with 4 years in Criminal defence Scott brings his passion for the law to the team at Damien Greer Lawyers.
Justin Hine Associate
Justin was admitted as a Lawyer in 2009 and has worked predominantly in Family Law for the past five years. He has experience in a variety of areas of law giving him significant litigation experience and a greater understanding of the broader issues that can arise in family law matters.
Caitlin Wilson Senior Lawyer
Since being admitted to practice in 2010, Caitlin has practised exclusively in Family Law.. She has a particular interest in international family law matters, including but not limited to international relocation, international child abduction and other international jurisdictional issues.
Sarah Dibley Senior Lawyer
Sarah was admitted as a solicitor in June 2011 and has practised in family law since that time. Sarah is passionate about helping her clients achieve the best possible outcome. She is committed to ensuring she is well versed in all aspects of family law and regularly attends educational events held by leading legal bodies.
Joshua Williams Lawyer
Joshua was admitted in January 2013 and has practised primarily in Family Law, both rurally and in Brisbane. He is committed to supporting and guiding clients through difficult times by providing solid, dependable advice at all stages of the matter.