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Modern Day Dads

by Bree Staines on October 15, 2015

Bree Staines

In the September 2015 edition of the Australian Women’s Weekly an article was published with the title “The Birth of Dad Guilt”.

That’s right, dad guilt, not mum guilt.

The article opens by stating “It used to be that the measure of how good you were as a father was determined by the number of hours you didn’t spend at … Read more

Peter Magee

I have found myself sitting across the table from clients and potential clients, often fathers, who wonder how their estranged partner (their former wife or girlfriend) can get away with withholding their children from them and making the most horrid accusations against them without proper evidence. It takes a while for the Court to hear a matter on a final … Read more

Trend of fathers spending more time with children

by Kate Marr on September 14, 2012

Kate Marr

A recent article titled “Fathers want more time with children” published by CCH on 30 August 2012, speaks about the increasing trend of fathers seeking more flexible employment arrangements, that gives them increased opportunity to spend more time with their children rather than earning a higher income.

Traditionally, it could be argued, that women primarily take on the … Read more