Achieving a favourable outcome at a contested Final Hearing

Melanie represented the Applicant in a fully contested Final Hearing in a case where there were modest assets. The issues where whether a Mescher Order should be granted over the former matrimonial home, the division of the equity and the amount of pension sharing.

Melanie successfully made submissions for favourable terms on behalf of her client which exceeded any open offers made by the other side. Her submissions were granted by the Court.