Level 8 Waterfront Place
1 Eagle St
ProfilePartner of HopgoodGanim, Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist (1996 - ), reg. 67B Arbitrator, Parliamentarian of the IAML 2012, Chair of IAFL Dispute Resolution Committee, President Elect of Asia-Pacific Chapter, member of the Family Law Practitioners Association of Queensland, secretary (1991-1993), executive committee (1989-1996), Contributing author to CCH “Australian Family Law and Practice”, “Matrimonial Property Guide”, “Australian De Facto Relationship Law”. Part-time Lecturer at the Queensland University of Technology (1993–2005), Member of the Family Law Section of Law Council of Australia. Geoff is the author of the Australian chapter of International Pre-Nuptial and Post-Nuptial Agreements. Geoff publishes papers widely on relationship law topics including trusts, cohabitation and prenuptial agreements, tax and revenue aspects of property settlements and defacto relationship property disputes. His specific focus is on relationship agreements both within Australia and internationally and related estate planning issues, trusts, and relationship property disputes.
Languages Spoken: English
Practice Areas: Adoption, Appeals, Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Cohabitation, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence/Protection Orders, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Capital Provision, Finance: Insolvency, Finance: Pensions/Superannuation/Retirement and Employment Benefits, Finance: Property Issues, Finance: Taxation, Finance: Trusts, Hague Convention/Child Abduction, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Parentage/Paternity, Pre-nuptial/Post-nuptial Agreements, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Same Sex Partnerships, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony