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James McConvill & Associates is a law firm with expertise in family law, as well as wills and probate, business law, general and commercial litigation and criminal law.

Dedicated to providing flexible, innovative and first-class legal advice and representation to a diverse range of clients throughout regional Victoria, James McConvill & Associates offers a tailored approach to legal practice.

We take the time to get to know the people we advise and represent, and are passionate about assisting people throughout regional Victoria. We recognise communication as a prerequisite for success, so we place as much importance on listening to the needs and concerns of the people we work with as we do on delivering effective strategies and valuable advice.



Wallace Wilkinson & Webster is a leading Hobart-based legal practice providing specialist services in all areas of the law.

From individuals and small businesses to some of Australia’s largest public companies, our clients include families, local businesses, banks and credit unions, trade unions, community organisations and insurance companies.

Because our people are all highly skilled and qualified, we always give you personal and efficient legal advice.

When you engage us, we will always:

  • communicate clearly and promptly with you.
  • listen to your instructions and keep you informed at all times.
  • make sure that you completely understand our advice.
  • focus on your needs, attend to all reasonable lawful requests, and maintain and defend your rights.
  • be trustworthy, fair and honest.
  • maintain your confidentiality at all times.

At Wallace Wilkinson & Webster we aim to be an active member of the community we operate in. First and foremost, we value the people we represent.



Established in 1987 by Roger Curtis in Hobart, Tasmania, Abetz Curtis Lawyers has grown to become the modern, progressive practice it is today, offering our clients a range of services across a broad spectrum of legal areas.

Our lawyers understand the variety and complexity of legal issues faced by individual Tasmanians and small businesses, as well as larger organisations and companies in our State. The Abetz Curtis team of specialist lawyers have the necessary skills in all these areas and can provide high-quality, practical and effective advice, delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner.

We aim to become trusted advisers as well as an essential and valued legal resource, with the clear goal of achieving successful outcomes for our clients.

We look forward to working with you on any legal matter and helping you achieve the successful outcome you require.



Tierney Law offers complete legal service with personal care. Tierney Law can help you with your legal problems and help you to make the right decisions; whatever your problem, we can help. We are committed to quality, efficient and friendly service for a fair fee and clear advice in plain English. Tierney Law has offices in Hobart, Huonville and Sorell.



Barry.Nilsson. is a national firm with offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth and Hobart. We specialise in Insurance & Health Law, Family Law and Wills & Estates.

Our ‘no-nonsense’ and commercially astute approach to any matter we work on sets us apart from our competitors. We focus on the quality of our legal work and achieving the best possible outcome for our clients. We’re friendly and listen to our clients, and have a reputation for being accessible and responsive. Ultimately, our aim is to provide you with the best, most cost-effective service possible.



Brooke Winter Solicitors specialises in Criminal Law, Traffic Law and Domestic Violence.

You do not need to be based near one of our offices (on the Gold Coast, Loganholme/Beenleigh, or Hobart); we have a fully mobile service. We represent clients around regional Queensland, New South Wales and in any court in Tasmania.

Often, in situations involving legal cases, a large cause of stress is uncertainty. We take this seriously and aim for our clients to gain the information they need quickly, even if it is outside office hours. Our team leave their mobile phones switched on so that you can reach them in an emergency.



Dobson Mitchell Allport is a leading Tasmanian legal services provider. Our experienced lawyers and advocates act for business, government and individuals.

We provide innovative and expert services to our business, private and government clients. Our services extend further than just providing legal advice and are practical and client focused.

Based in Hobart, our lawyers work in all parts of the State. Our clients range from farming interests in the north west, to tourism business on the East coast, to property developers in and around Hobart and Launceston.

We have a diverse team of over 50 talented individuals including principals, consultants, senior associates, associates, lawyers, corporate service managers and support personnel. Our team regularly appear for our valued clients in all Courts, Tribunals and Commissions.

As a firm we are proud of our active and committed role as part of the Tasmanian community. We give advice to many Australian charities and not-for-profit organisations. Our lawyers are Directors, members and volunteers in a broad range of community, industry and government organisations.



LHD Lawyers has specialists who will investigate your entitlements for Superannuation and Insurance claims.

Including total and permanent disability, travel impairment, income protection and death benefits. This service is often run concurrently with our other areas of specialization including motor accident claims, workplace compensation, public liability and victim’s compensation. Many of our current client’s are surprised about how easy and simple it is to make this claim.



Blissenden Lawyers located north of Creek Road and in the heart of Moonah, is the largest legal practice in Hobart’s northern suburbs.

With a long history of providing legal services in Hobart, we provide professional and responsive specialist legal advice to clients across Tasmania. Over the years Blissenden Lawyers have built partnerships and become trusted advisors to many clients including families, businesses and community groups.

We believe in a legal system that is fair and provides affordable and accessible justice to all.

The Blissenden Lawyers team is fully qualified and experienced in all legal areas and they will ensure to keep you fully informed on your proceedings, that all advice is conveyed in plain English and that your rights are always defended.

Specialist services we provide include:

  • Family and de facto relationship law
  • Conveyancing, property development, easements and subdivisions
  • Commercial law and commercial litigation
  • Dispute resolution through mediation


Founder and Chief Executive Officer, James Stevens, has had 15 years experience practising law across Australia, and has appeared in a number of high-profile cases in the areas of commercial litigation and criminal law.

Since founding Go To Court in 2009, James, along with his team of legal and IT professionals, has been developing a unique and effective system for delivering on his main objective: to help all Australians get a good lawyer when they need one – fast!

When you call the Go To Court Legal Hotline, you speak to a lawyer directly, every time. We then assess your legal situation for you, free of charge, to determine your best way forward. Should you need a face to face appointment and/or representation, the lawyer you speak with can arrange everything immediately, no matter where you are – and even at short notice.

Go To Court has 80 offices and visited offices around the country where you can have a face to face meeting with one of our expert lawyers. If we don’t have one of our own expert lawyers in your area, one of our 700 Go To Court Network Lawyers will be close by and ready to assist. Find your nearest Go To Court location here.

Due to our well documented feedback from thousands of clients every year, together with our state-of-the-art Legal Ranking System, we can guarantee that when we provide you with a lawyer they will be experienced, highly skilled and affordable.


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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I find a family lawyer in Hobart?

There are several ways to find a family lawyer in Hobart. You can search online for local law firms that specialise in family law, or ask for recommendations from friends or family.

You can also contact the Law Society of Tasmania for a referral to a qualified family lawyer in Hobart.

What is the process for filing for divorce in Hobart?

The process for filing for divorce in Hobart begins by lodging a divorce application with the Family Court of Australia. You will need to provide proof of your marriage and proof of your separation.

Once the application is lodged, it will be reviewed by a judge who will make a decision on the matter.

What are my rights as a parent in a child custody case in Hobart?

As a parent in a child custody case in Hobart, you have the right to seek custody of your children. The court will consider the best interests of the child when making a decision on custody, taking into account factors such as the child’s relationship with each parent, the stability of each parent’s home, and the ability of each parent to provide for the child’s needs.

What is mediation and how can it help in a family law dispute in Hobart?

Mediation is a process where a neutral third party, called a mediator, helps two or more parties in a dispute to reach a mutually acceptable resolution.

Mediation can be helpful in a family law dispute in Hobart because it allows the parties to work together to find a solution that is best for everyone involved, rather than having a decision imposed by the court.