Bridget O’Kane

Practice Leader - Canberra

Bridget is a skilled and experienced family law practitioner. Bridget is client-focused, personable and sympathetic to the specific needs of clients during separation when families are often in crisis.

Bridget understands that separation can a very difficult and worrying time. She puts clients at ease and to give them cost-effective and practical advice to assist them to resolve their family law matters as quickly and as amicably as possible. Bridget also understands that some matters are unable to be resolved by consent and do require litigation.

Bridget has significant experience dealing with property and parenting matters in both the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit of Australia.

Bridget completed her Bachelor of Law/Bachelor of Arts in 2009, her legal traineeship in 2011/12 and was admitted to practice in 2012.

Her areas of expertise include:

  • Children’s matters including relocation, change of residence and alienation cases
  • Property matters, including complex legal structures, family businesses and farming
  • Financial Agreements
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Child Support
  • Same-sex and De-facto relationships
  • Divorce
  • Intervention Orders – acting for both Applicant and Defendant

Legal Memberships

Law Institute of Victoria
Family Law Section of the Law Institute of Victoria
Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia

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