News & Updates
Family Law Case Update: De Facto Relationships
15 March 2018Under the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth), de facto couples are treated in exactly the same way as married couples. This means that for the purposes of children’s proceedings and property matters, de facto couples have the same rights as married couples.Read Article
When is a Final Order Dividing Property Between a Husband and Wife Not Final?
15 November 2017After a property settlement the Court, either by consent of the parties or by Judge determination, will make Court Orders dividing parties’ property.Read Article
Criminal Law Case
3 November 2017Criminal Law Case - Johnson v. R - Man admits to fraud and obtaining financial advantage under the Crimes Act. Read Article
Congratulations to Gillian Leahy on becoming an Accredited Specialist in Property Law!
24 October 2017Selvaggio Lawyers is proud to announce that Gillian Leahy has recently gained her accreditation in property law from the Law Society of NSW. Read Article
It's our anniversary- Selvaggio Lawyers turns 26!
21 September 2017It has been 26 years since Ross Selvaggio first opened the doors to the office of Selvaggio Lawyers. It has been a pleasure working with all of our clients over the years and we look forward to many more!Read Article
Retail Leases Act - Changes You Need to Know About
6 September 2017From 1st July 2017, there have been some significant changes to the Retail Leases Act in place.Read Article
Update to our Article - Looking to buy or sell a residential property? You may be affected by the ATO’s new tax laws
2 August 2017Property laws are constantly changing. To stay ahead of the game, you need to stay up to date on all the latest rules and regulationsRead Article
Ensuring that your child’s voice is heard: The role of an Independent Children’s Lawyer in Family Law proceedings
1 August 2017Family law matters involving children are often heavily focused on each parent’s side of the ‘story’ and what each parent considers to be best for their child.Read Article
Gillian Leahy Promotion
26 July 2017Daniela Poletti and Ross Selvaggio, the partners of Selvaggio Lawyers, are very pleased and proud to announce that on 1st July of this year Gillian Leahy was appointed Partner of the firm.Read Article
Parenting Orders - What can you do if one party breaches the Order
19 July 2017Having to deal with a divorce or separation when there are children involved is extremely hard. Even after you and your partner have gone your separate ways the care of your child/children still needs to be one of your main priorities. This ensures that all children involved still have visiting rights to both parents while health and welfare are also provided.Read Article