Domestic and family violence

If you or your family have been subjected to domestic or family violence, you don’t have to face legal proceedings on your own.

Our compassionate and caring team will provide guidance and support with your safety and protection as their utmost priority.

Domestic and family violence behaviour is recognised as any of the following:

  • Physical or sexual abuse
  • Emotional or psychological abuse
  • Financial abuse
  • Threatening or coercive behaviour
  • Controlling or dominating behaviour, causing fear for a person’s safety or the safety of someone else

At Kelly Legal, our family law team can assist you with:

  • Filing or responding to a Domestic Violence Order (DVO)
  • Negotiations between parties mentioned in a DVO
  • Legal representation in court
  • Urgent application for DVOs and Protection Orders

If you or someone you love has been impacted by domestic and family violence and you need legal assistance, contact the expert family law team at Kelly Legal today on 4911 0500.


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