Amanda Humphreys


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Amanda Humphreys

Firm Name: MST Lawyers

Address: 315 Ferntree Gully Road
Melbourne (Mount Waverley)
Victoria 3149

Telephone: + 61 3 8540-0283

Fax: + 61 3 8540-0202


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Profile: Completed Bachelor of Laws with Honours at Monash University in 1999 and is accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria as a specialist practitioner in family law. Has worked exclusively in family law since 2001. Is a member of the Family Law Sections of the Law Institute of Victoria and of the Law Council of Australia. Has expertise in all aspects of family law including parenting, property and financial matters and has worked extensively in the field of international family law, jurisdictional disputes, child abduction proceedings, international relocation and parenting cases, international child support and maintenance issues and cross-national property matters. Has written and co-authored a number of papers, including articles published in journals such as the Australian Family Lawyer, papers presented at the World Congress on Family Law and Children’s Rights in 2013 and was a contributor to the International Parental Child Abduction Resource published by the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia in 2015. Has undertaken cross-border mediation training in Japan with a focus on Japanese-Australian family disputes and child abduction cases and continues to be actively involved in an initiative to support the mediation of such disputes.

Languages Spoken: English

Practice Areas: 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, Mediation, 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