Family Lawyers Perth

Getting Specialist Family
Law Advice Early could
save you time and money

Make a one hour fixed fee appointment with a P&D lawyer today

Why do I need to meet with a P&D lawyer early?

  • The right advice early can save you money later
  • Achieve the best possible outcome
  • Save time and make better decisions early
  • Avoid paying for costly mistakes
  • Better understand the legal process
  • Safeguard your financial future
  • Move on with your life quicker
  • Minimise the impact on your children and loved ones
  • Be matched with the best legal team for your unique situation
  • Trusted by the Perth community since 1967

MAKE an appointment

Please complete this form and submit to request a $360 + GST one hour appointment. A friendly staff member will then be in touch to match you with the best P&D family lawyer for your unique situation, providing there is no conflict.

Friends and family mean well but
getting the right family law
advice early can save you time
and money later

Book a fixed fee one hour appointment

with an experienced Family Lawyer for peace of mind

Why choose Paterson & Dowding as my family law firm?


A trusted brand for more than 50 years

One of Perth’s oldest specialist family law firms

Recommended in Doyles Guide as Leading in WA

Experience combined with empathy and understanding


Accredited Family Lawyers and Mediators

More than 150 years of combined knowledge

Talk to real people who care

Personalised service and a better client experience


Transparency and no fee surprises

Understand the family law process

Support through a difficult time

Children first


Alternative solutions to Court

Safeguard your financial future

Minimise the fallout from separation on families

Move on with your life quicker

We can’t change the past, but we can help to shape the future by advising
you early to minimise the fallout from a relationship breakdown.