REBECCA PARRY SOLICITOR, QUALIFIED MEDIATOR AND FAMILY DISPUTE RESOLUTION PRACTITIONER “Rebecca is very professional and understanding. Her experience in family law gives you confidence and support during a very difficult time. I highly recommend her.” Rebecca has been a Nationally Accredited Mediator since 2015. Rebecca is also a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner and Solicitor and …Read More
Posted On: 4 September
‘Paddy’ Paddy is Rebecca’s Rottweiler X Shar-pei. He will be 5 years old on the 1st of December this year. Paddy loves an early morning walk around Rebecca’s local neighbourhood smelling all the smells. He is an excellent guard dog and does a wonderful job of scaring away unwanted guests who arrive at Rebecca’s house. …Read More
These tarts are simple, but visually impressive, to serve as a lunchtime dish with friends accompanied by a beetroot salad or a plate of plump, ripe tomatoes. It is the perfect dish for the spring, when local fresh asparagus is starting to appear in the markets. Although it can seem that anything to do with …Read More
When couples separate, the main source of conflict in a family law dispute is often the house and the children. But who gets to keep the dog (or other loved family pet) when a family is divided? According to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth), pets are considered property in the same way as furniture, …Read More
Posted On: 3 September
The Full Court of the Family Court of Australia in the matter of Grady & Chilcott (2020) recently considered whether the de facto wife of an 8-year de facto relationship, was entitled to receive a property settlement from her former de facto husband. Whilst you might think that being in a relationship for a period …Read More
Posted On: 17 August
Are property and assets split equally? When couples separate, the division of property, assets and liabilities is one of the main issues to be considered. A common misconception surrounding this process is that everything is split 50/50. There is no rule in family law property matters stating that assets and property should be shared equally, …Read More
Posted On: 29 June
This ragu is one of Rebecca’s favourites. It is all about coaxing the flavour from every ingredient through long, slow cooking. The result is a super-tasty rich sauce to serve over polenta, gnocchi or any kind of pasta. This will be sure to warm you up on these chilly winter evenings of late. Ingredients 1/3 …Read More
What is Child support? The Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989 (Cth) imposes a duty on parents to financially maintain their children by way of “child support” payments. Child support is an ongoing payment made by one parent to another, to assist in financially caring for and supporting a child. A child is defined as a …Read More
- Rebecca Parry – Mediator and FDR Practitioner
- Getting to know us – Pets of Parry Coates
- Recipe – Asparagus and Goats Cheese Tarts
- Who gets to keep the dog?
- We were in a de facto relationship, I’m entitled to half, aren’t I?
- Divorce in Australia – Who gets what?
- Recipe: Pork and Fennel Ragu*
- What is Child Support?
- Parry Coates Mediation Rooms
- Getting to Know Us: Belinda Staples