Your family law firm on Brisbane’s Southside

Family Law

Compassionate family lawyers here to guide you through your case.

We understand that navigating family matters can be emotionally challenging. That’s why we are here to offer you compassionate guidance and support during this difficult time.

Get support for a variety of matters

Parenting matters

Whether that be by way of mediating the issues in dispute or proceeding to court, at JMR Lawyers and Mediators, we have the experience to guide you through the process. If an agreement is reached between yourself and the other party, with or without our assistance, we are able to formalise agreements about Parenting arrangements by way of Parenting Plans or Consent Orders.

Property settlement

Sorting out property matters can be complex, but we're here to make it easier for you. Our team will assist you in reaching a property settlement that ensures a fair distribution of assets that protects the futures of both parties and any children involved.

De facto

If you're in a de facto relationship and facing legal issues, we have the expertise to help you navigate the complexities of de facto law. Let us guide you towards a resolution.

Prenups & cohabitation agreements

Protect your assets and plan for the future with prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Our family lawyers will draft legally sound agreements that reflect your unique circumstances.

How we’ll handle your matter


Mediation is an excellent way to resolve family disputes amicably. We aim to facilitate open communication and cooperation, helping you reach a mutually satisfactory resolution. We recommend mediation as a first step as it is more cost-effective and less emotionally draining for all parties involved.

Court representation

In cases where litigation is necessary, you can rest assured that we have the skills and experience to represent you effectively in court. Your best interests will always be at the forefront of our strategy.

A preferred supplier for Legal Aid

We’re proud to be a preferred supplier for Legal Aid and provide assistance for Legal Aid-approved clients. If you’re curious about this type of support, you can view our Legal Aid services page for more information.

Why choose us?

We prioritise mediation

We emphasise mediation as a first step. We believe that peaceful resolution can save you time, stress, and money while maintaining positive relationships.

Personalised service

We understand that every family situation is unique. Our personalised approach ensures we tailor our legal advice and strategy to your needs and circumstances.

Save time & money

By focusing on efficient resolutions and avoiding unnecessary legal battles, we help you save both time and money. Our goal is to reach a swift and cost-effective solution for you.

Transparent fees & advice

We believe in transparency in all aspects of our service, including fees. You can trust that our fee structure is clear and reasonable, and we'll provide you with straightforward legal advice throughout your case.

We're here for you.

We understand how taxing legal matters can be. With a team of compassionate lawyers ready to fight for you and your family, we’re here for you.