Employment
Employment
<div id="jsn-mainbody"> <div class="item-page"> <div class="page-header"> <h1><span style="color: #536b5d;">Employment Law</span></h1> </div> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">Equilaw provides comprehensive industrial relations advice to ensure fair workplace rights and rules for employees and employers.</span></h3> Whether you are an employer or an employee, Equilaw provides comprehensive employment and industrial relations solutions for you. We have extensive experience communicating with the Fair Work Commission on a range of employment matters from agricultural and mining industries to construction and retail industries. <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">We provide advice on:</span></h3> [column-group] [column] <ul> <li>Employment contracts</li> <li>Termination of employment</li> <li>Unfair and unlawful dismissals</li> <li>Bullying and mediation</li> </ul> [/column] [column] <ul> <li>Workplace Health and Safety (WHS)</li> <li>Tax and Superannuation</li> <li>Compliance of legislation [column]<span style="color: #ffffff;">.</span>[/column] [/column-group]</li> </ul> </div> </div>
Conveyancing
Conveyancing
<div id="jsn-mainbody"> <div class="item-page"> <div class="page-header"> <h1><span style="color: #536b5d;">Conveyancing</span></h1> </div> <h3 class="jsn-article-toolbar"><span style="color: #536b5d;">We provide all your legal requirements when buying or selling a house or property including contracts, dealing with the bank, searches and settlement.</span></h3> Conveyancing is the legal process of transferring the ownership of a property from one person to another. We assist you in all facets of your purchase or sale, from negotiating contractual terms to advising on finance, subdivisions, stamp duty, land and title searches and any other important issues which may arise during your property transaction. <span style="color: #ffffff;">.</span> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">If you are a vendor selling property we assist with:</span></h3> <ul> <li>Preparation of the contract prior to listing with a real estate agent or if you are marketing privately</li> <li>Liaise with the purchaser on contractual terms before signing and exchanging contracts</li> <li>Assist settlement and the handover of deeds <span style="color: #ffffff;">.</span></li> </ul> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">If you are a purchaser buying a property we assist with:</span></h3> <ul> <li>Building and inspection report requests from relevant authorities</li> <li>Liaising with the vendor on contractual terms before signing and exchanging contracts</li> <li>Facilitate settlement and payment to the vendor</li> <li>Where applicable attend to the registration of sale</li> </ul> </div> </div> <div id="jsn-pos-mainbody-bottom" class="jsn-modulescontainer jsn-horizontallayout jsn-modulescontainer1"></div>
Family
Family
<div id="jsn-mainbody"> <div class="item-page"> <div class="page-header"> <h1><span style="color: #536b5d;">Family Law</span></h1> </div> <h3 class="jsn-article-toolbar"><span style="color: #536b5d;">If you have a breakdown in your family relationship Equilaw ensures the best possible outcome for your divorce or custody of your children.</span></h3> If you are going through the difficult time of a family breakdown, Equilaw is here to help you sort through your separation, property distribution and parenting arrangements. We are committed to offering a fast, efficient and understanding service to provide the best outcome possible. <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">We provide advice on all areas of Family Law, including:</span></h3> <table style="height: 180px;" width="481"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: left;"> <ul> <li>Divorce and separation</li> <li>Division of property and settlement</li> <li>Parenting arrangements, custody and child support</li> <li>Financial agreements including pre-nuptial agreements</li> <li>Assistance with mediations, negotiations and court proceedings</li> </ul> </td> <td> <ul> <li>Spousal support</li> <li>De facto agreements</li> <li>Same sex arrangements</li> <li>Litigation</li> <li>Recovery orders and enforcement proceedings</li> </ul> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </div> <div id="jsn-pos-mainbody-bottom" class="jsn-modulescontainer jsn-horizontallayout jsn-modulescontainer1"></div>
Criminal and Traffic
Criminal and Traffic
<div id="jsn-mainbody"> <div class="item-page"> <div class="page-header"> <h1><span style="color: #536b5d;">Criminal and Traffic Offences</span></h1> </div> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">Committed a crime and in trouble with the police? Phone us before making any statement to the police, or contact us for your court appearance.</span></h3> Should you commit a crime and be charged by the police we advise you should speak to us before making any statements with police. We provide advice from being charged at the police station to defending you in court to ensure your rights are protected and that you are fairly heard. <span style="color: #ffffff;">.</span> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">We provide representation for the following criminal offences:</span></h3> <table style="height: 100px;" width="481"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: left;"> <ul> <li>Drug offences</li> <li>Domestic violence (AVO)</li> <li>AVO breaches</li> <li>Robbery and theft</li> </ul> </td> <td> <ul> <li>Fraud (including computer fraud)</li> <li>Sexual assault</li> <li>Driving offences</li> <li>Manslaughter</li> </ul> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">Traffic Offences</span></h3> </div> </div> <div id="jsn-pos-mainbody-bottom" class="jsn-modulescontainer jsn-horizontallayout jsn-modulescontainer1"> <div class="solid-2 jsn-modulecontainer"> <div class="jsn-modulecontainer_inner"> <div class="jsn-modulecontent"> <div id="jsn-mainbody"> <div class="item-page"> If you are facing a loss of licence or even prison from drink driving, speeding or dangerous driving Equilaw is here to assist you with the police and represent you at court. We provide advice throughout the process from being charged at the police station to defending you in court where you can be assured of fair representation by us. <span style="color: #ffffff;">.</span> <h3><span style="color: #536b5d;">Traffic offences include:</span></h3> <ul> <li>Dangerous driving</li> <li>Drink driving</li> <li>Speeding and licence appeals</li> <li>Traffic infringements</li> </ul> </div> </div> <div id="jsn-pos-mainbody-bottom" class="jsn-modulescontainer jsn-horizontallayout jsn-modulescontainer1"></div> </div> </div> </div> </div>

Equilaw Solicitors

Equilaw Solicitors has been providing professional and friendly legal services to its clients in the Upper Hunter region of NSW for the past 30 years.

From our office in Muswellbrook, Equilaw offers the best legal service available to our clients situated locally and in Denman, Scone, Murrurundi, Singleton and across Australia. Equilaw’s team offer a friendly, personalised service with high quality advice to resolve your matter in a practical and efficient way.

Equilaw serves the needs of individuals, commercial and corporate clients in all facets of the law whether you require representation in court for a criminal matter, need a conveyancer when buying a property, a contract reviewed or drafted, or simply require some advice on a dispute. Some of the other services we offer are mediation, estate planning, and family law.

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