Jennifer Hartley LLB (Hons)

Jennifer has dedicated her entire legal career to Family Law. She has a notable record of complex trials and hearings, dealing with both parenting and property matters.

All things Family Law, whether in or out of Court

  • Matrimonial and De Facto Relationship Property
  • Spousal and child maintenance
  • Parenting Matters, including but not limited to parenting orders by consent and contested, domestic and international recovery and relocation
  • Settlement negotiations on parenting and property matters
  • The effects of separation on your superannuation and Will
  • Divorce

Child Support

Domestic Violence

  • Applications
  • Responses
  • Court Mentions and Hearings

The Best Advice & Resources

If you are considering separation or divorce, contact our Cairns Family Law lawyer today. The earlier you contact us to get advice, the more assistance we can provide to best protect your person and assets. There is no matter too big or small.We are also pleased to provide links to a range of Family Law Court fact sheets, which may be helpful. These can be downloaded here.

Jennifer is admitted to practice in both the Supreme Court of Queensland and High Court of Australia. She is also a member of the Queensland Law Society.

In many instances, family law and domestic violence matters can be resolved without the need for Court appearances. We can assist with mediation and negotiation and, when all else fails, confidently and competently represent you in Court to achieve the best results for your circumstances. Contact Jennifer Hartley on (07) 4281 6880 or

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