Family Law Specialist

Reputable Experience

Lee Galloway is the Principal Lawyer in the firm, offering you over 30 years of high level and specialised experience, in a wide range of legal roles, including solicitor, barrister, policy adviser, and court registrar.

Lee has played a critical role in her work in the Federal Government in the development of major reforms in the area of human rights, family law, and property law.


We will listen, consult, explain and report to you on all aspects of your situation.

We know you are going through a difficult time, and you need clear advice and sound options.

We help you to think ahead, and to be informed about all possible outcomes and procedures available to you, to make complex legal matters as simple as possible.

The First Step

Looking to take the first step?:

  • One on one consultation
  • Advice about outcomes, process and costs
  • Simple and clear steps to get you started

Divorce & Separation

  • Legal and practical advice on separating and divorce
  • Do it yourself divorces
  • Complex matters


  • Live with and time arrangements
  • Urgent applications (recovery and relocation)
  • Parents, Grandparents and non-biological parties
  • Mediation and settlements
  • Going to court

Property Settlements & Financial Agreements 

  • Reaching agreement
  • Going to court
  • Complex property matters including businesses and farming properties

Elder & Estate Law

  • Negotiations and going to court
  • Death Benefits Tribunal
  • Family provision claims
  • Preparing a Will
  • Power of Attorney including Enduring POA


  • Round table and separate mediations
  • Suitable for amicable and cooperative parties
  • Fixed fee cost

We can help to sound out your worries, and give you solid and practical guidance.

In all aspects of our work, we offer understanding and guidance, to get you quick results and expert advice, for a justifiable cost.


“Lee was very thoughtful in her handling of my case. She is mindful of the pressures of time and cost commitments of her clients, and is supportive to ensure their mental survival of court proceedings and processes.”

“Lee and Ladies, Thank you so very much for all your hard work in organising closure in our case. We are now able to organise a future for ourselves (finally!)”

“We would like to thank you for your assistance with our recent family court matters. Your thoughtfulness and personal advice (in addition to professional service) during this stressful time was much appreciated by us both. We wish you well in the future. Thank you!”

“Lee, thanks for everything you have done. I’m a better and more confident person than I ever was and a lot of that has come down to you and can’t thankyou enough for that. You will always be in my heart. “

“Warmest and sincere gratitude. Sometimes simple words say it best. Thankyou Lee and your attentive secretaries.”

“I could not have been more happy with the service I received.  Felt like I made a new friend. Many thanks.”

“Dear Lee and staff, On behalf of my family and I, we would like to thank you for everything you have done to help us.  You made a difficult time so much easier, and helped us get results which will allow us to live a safer and more fulfilling life – for this I am forever thankful and hope I can pay it forward some day. I can’t find words to describe how grateful we are – so thank you, thank you, thank you.  I am so glad I met you.”

“Lee and Staff, Thank you all for your friendly and helpful advice and guidance at a time when it is needed most!”

“Many thanks again for your great support and wonderful representation, I am so appreciative to have found the best solicitor. You have made this whole process much easier than I could have imagined.”

“Lee, A huge thank you for your support, understanding and all the stress you have taken away from me at this time. You are special.”

“Dear Lee, Niki and Melinda. Thank you for your dedicated hard work, the long hours you put in, and for your determination in gaining our successful outcome in the appeal.”

“Lee, Thank you for your professionalism and more so your personable approach to me. Your astute awareness of the client’s stress that comes with dealing with a lifetime of accrued assets and especially the family home, was very much appreciated. From my past dealings with the legal fraternity, it is a quality that is often missing.”

Contact Us

Contact Galloway Family Law:

Level 1, 20 Elgin Street Maitland NSW 2320

PO Box 437 Maitland NSW 2320

(+61) 02 4934 6935

02 4933 0500