Stacey Ward

About Stacey Ward

I work closely with my clients to understand what is important to them and provide tailored services to achieve a successful and timely outcome.

Can a sperm donor be a father?

By |2019-08-15T16:00:26+10:00July 16th, 2019|Case Studies|

The High Court recently delivered a decision regarding a sperm donor being considered as a parent of a child in the case of Masson v Parsons & Ors. The case was regarding a woman (“Jane”) being inseminated with sperm of a male friend (“John”). John provided his sperm to Jane [...]

The Family Law Approach To Property Settlements – It’s Not Just 50/50!

By |2019-07-03T11:03:11+10:00June 7th, 2019|Family Law, Separation Agreements|

Separating from your spouse or de-facto partner is one of the most emotional and stressful times in anyone’s life. Not only is the change in lifestyle difficult and upsetting, wondering how your property settlements are going to be finalised is often misunderstood, confusing and confronting. A common misconception is the [...]

Duty of Disclosure

By |2019-05-14T16:30:20+10:00May 8th, 2019|Family Law|

What does it mean to have a duty of disclosure? Once you and your ex-partner decide to settle your family law matters, you are both obligated to provide full and frank disclosure of your financial circumstances to each other. This process is usually overwhelming and uncomfortable for parties, especially [...]