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Young and Divorced

by Peter Magee on January 23, 2013

Peter Magee

In an article called “Young, Beautiful and Divorced” published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 23 September 2012, Nina Karnikowski, discusses divorce of those in their twenties.

Ms Karnikowski states that although “no one enters marriage anticipating divorce, especially not within the first few years,” statistics show that the younger the person marries, the more likely they are to divorce. Read more

Open Letter to the Attorney-General, Nicola Roxon.

by Peter Magee on March 19, 2012

Peter Magee

Dear Ms Roxon,

I am a lawyer with over 18 years litigation experience, and a Senior Family Lawyer at Armstrong Legal, one of Australia’s largest private family law firms.

My colleagues and I are understandably concerned about what you described as “A small administrative error”, the result of which may call into questions steps taken and Orders made in de … Read more