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In The Press2021-01-19T11:29:51+10:00

IN THE PRESS

Here you can learn about Michael Lynch Family Lawyers’ latest internal news, views, upcoming client events and relevant media articles.

Notable achievements

This is where we celebrate exciting new hires, promotions, career milestones and team achievements.

Generally, we believe in giving back by providing legal advice to the most vulnerable members of our community. Below you can find out more about our community work.

Family law in the news

Local news articles relating to family law matters are also collated in this space, so you can learn as much as you can in the field in one place.

The social pages

We’ll also recap recent industry events and other notable happenings in our firm and in Brisbane legal circles.

If you have any questions or if you want to speak with a legal expert, call us at (07) 3221 4300.

Achievement Recognition for Amy Honan

9 March 2021|

Congratulations to Amy Honan from the whole team at Michael Lynch Family Lawyers on being named among the 100 women that the Women Lawyers Association of Queensland (WLAQ) have considered inspired them. WLAQ committee say they have worked with incredible, unstoppable, generous and achieving women, who have inspired them over the last 12 months. A deserved achievement recognition for all the hard work, Amy! Well done!

We’re on the Doyle’s guide of recommended lawyers for 2021.

9 December 2020|

Michael Lynch Family Lawyers are proud to announce the listing of two of our staff on the 2021 Doyle’s awards for Family & Divorce Lawyers. Our Director Tarah Tosh is listed in ‘Leading Family and Divorce Lawyers’ category. Tarah has also been recognised as a ‘Recommended Lawyer’ in the ‘Parenting & Child’s Matters Lawyers – Brisbane, 2021’ list. While our other Director, Amy Honan, is recognised as a Recommended Lawyer in the ‘Parenting & Child Matters Lawyers – Brisbane, 2021’ category. Doyle’s guide is a prestigious and independent organisation that ranks individual lawyers and law firms based on extensive research and various sources of information. These include: online peer-based surveys, extensive telephone and face-to-face interviews with clients, peers and relevant industry bodies. As a result, the individual lawyers are identified and recognised for their expertise and abilities in various aspects of [...]

Achievement Recognition for Stephanie Brown and Amy Honan

9 March 2020|

Congratulations to Steph Brown and Amy Honan for making it to the WLAQ Inspiration list this year. Well done!!! In making the announcement WLAQ say that over the last 40+ years, WLAQ committee have worked with and have been inspired by incredible, unstoppable, generous and achieving women. This year's IWD theme supports the notion of 'Collective Individualism', being that each individual's actions, behaviours and mindsets can impact our society as a whole. Congratulations to Stephanie and Amy from all the team at Michael Lynch Family Lawyers, on being named among the 100 women that WLAQ have considered inspired them. A deserved achievement recognition for all the hard work!

Congratulations Michael! 

3 February 2020|

We are delighted to announce that our Managing Director, Michael Lynch has been recognised as one of Australia's leading Family Lawyers in the independent peer reviewed ‘Best Lawyers report 2020′. This is Michael's third consecutive  'Best Lawyer" award. Overall, the award was recently published in the Australian Financial Review and reflects Michael's experience and expertise in Family Law.  Michael has over 27 years’ experience in Family Law and is respected as one of Queensland’s leading Family Law Specialists. As a result, the prestigious list, ‘Best Lawyers’ is one of the most well-known and respected peer reviewed publications in the legal profession and is compiled from extensive peer review surveys. Congratulations Michael!

Congratulations for making it to the Doyle’s guide of recommended lawyers for 2020.

4 December 2019|

Michael Lynch Family Lawyers are proud to announce the listing of two of our staff on the 2020 Doyle’s awards for Family & Divorce Lawyers. Our Director Tarah Tosh is in the Leading Parenting & Child Matters Lawyers (Brisbane) list and our Associate Zoe Adams is in the Family Law Rising Stars (Queensland) list. Doyle’s guide is a prestigious and independent organisation that ranks individual lawyers and law firms based on extensive research and various sources of information. These include: online peer-based surveys, extensive telephone and face-to-face interviews with clients, peers and relevant industry bodies. As a result, the individual lawyers are identified and recognised for their expertise and abilities in various aspects of Family Law. Both Tarah and Zoe have years of dedicated experience within various aspects of Family Law including: divorce proceedings, property settlement matters, child support, children’s issues, as well as [...]

“The questions you never thought to ask before getting a divorce” – Amy Honan’s interview for channel Nine Honey

22 May 2019|

Channel Nine (Nine Honey) has approached Amy Honan, one of our Directors, to share "the questions you never thought to ask before getting a divorce". Channel Nine Honey states that according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) most recent study, 49, 032 divorces were granted in 2017. Before you walk away from your relationship for good, it can be helpful to take some time to think about steps you can take to minimise the pain, stress and financial hurt that accompanies any divorce. So Amy Honan's tips that are based on her extensive family law experience, provide those steps; read the article and watch the episode to find out more. Also, if you'd like to read other opinion pieces by Amy, please visit her blog, The Trailblazing Lawyer. The place where Amy shares her knowledge, expertise and compassion. [...]