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Welcome to Turnbull Hill Lawyers

Turnbull Hill Lawyers is a full-service office of lawyers providing assistance to the people and businesses of Newcastle, Central Coast & Sydney.

Our law firm was established in 1969. We currently employ over 55 staff and are proud to offer legal expertise in a broad range of practice areas.

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Personal Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation   Family Law, De Facto Law & Divorce
Business Acquisitions, Disposals & Mergers   Property Settlement - Marriage & De Facto
Business Succession   Conveyancing & Property
Business Asset Protection   Contested Wills
Business Structures   Wills & Estates
Workplace Relations & Employment   Deceased Estates, Probate & Administration
Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Restructuring   Enduring Guardian & Power of Attorney
Building & Construction   Personal Asset Protection
Government & Administrative   Estate Planning
Insurance   Criminal
Debt Recovery   Elder Law
Planning & Environmental   Claims
Personal Property Securities   Compensation & Insurance Personal Injury
Risk Management   TPD & Superannuation Motor Vehicle
Unfair Dismissal Claims   Medical Negligence Dust Diseases
 

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Family Law

Legal Recognition of Same Sex Couples

Same Sex Relationships - Children & Surrogacy Family Law Issues In 1999, the Government amended the Property (Relationships) Act NSW to include same sex relationships within the definition of “de facto relationships”. This encompasses everyone in the LGBT community (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender). Following t...

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Property Settlements: Value of Assets & Debts - What is the relevant date?

The first step in a property settlement (marriage or de facto) is to compile an accurate list of the assets and debts, including values. Sometimes people have been separated for a long time before they do anything about a property settlement. The current value of the assets/debts may be considerably different to the value at separatio...

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Property Settlement & Superannuation

If you’ve separated from your spouse, the first step in a property settlement is to compile an accurate list of your and your spouse’s assets and debts ... and their values. Normally, the assets are divided into two separate pools: One pool comprising the superannuation entitlements; The other pool comprisin...

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How does the possibility of a future inheritance affect a property settlement?

There is no absolute rule; it will depend on the circumstances. The issue has been the subject of a number of applications for property settlement over the years and below I set out how the Courts have dealt with such applications. The most well known case is Tulloch v White. In this case, the husband argued that his former wife had a...

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Lottery Winnings & Property Settlements - Who gets the winnings?

If you win a lottery, are the lottery winnings an asset that the Family Court should adjust between you and your spouse post separation? The answer is generally “yes”... In the 1995 case of Zyk & Zyk the Full Court reviewed the way that lottery wins were presided upon by the Court. Prior to this case lottery winnings were ...

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