PRACTICE AREAS

Our firm's expertise is broad which allows us to have specialist divisions within the firm to ensure that our clients receive the best quality of service.

 

MIGRATION

LAW

The firm offers the services of a Registered Migration Agent who may be consulted regarding all visa matters from initial advice through to the Review process.

 

Our Migration Agent is a solicitor fluent in spoken and written Mandarin and experienced with all aspects of the migration process. 

 

COMMERCIAL

PROPERTY

The firm can advise on Sales and Purchases of Commercial Property.

COMMERCIAL

LITIGATION

Cruise Lawyers has a very strong commercial and construction litigation practice especially in the area of building disputes. The firm also handles other commercial and civil litigation.

The firm also handles Debt Recovery, Bankruptcy and Insolvency and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

LEASING

The firm has a heavy  focus on lease and we advise both Landlords and Tenants on Commercial and Retail Lease.

BUSINESS

LAW

The sale and purchases of business in addition to Franchising advice, Corporation Law and Director's Duties as well as Business Succession Planning form part of the Business Law sector.

 

Advice on related business matters such as employment law and wrongful dismissal is also provided.

 

FAMILY

LAW

We endeavor to assist you through the transition into a new chapter in your lives. We shall provide you with updated family law advice, empowerment and assistance for your unique situation. Our Family Law areas of service are :

 

  • Separation for De Facto couples

  • Divorce

  • De Facto Property Settlement

  • Matrimonial Settlement after Divorce

  • Parenting Orders

  • International Child Abductions

  • Binding Financial Agreements

  • Consent Orders

  • Domestic Violence Applications and Orders

  • Recovery Order for Children

  • Leave of the court to commerce adoption proceedings   

WILLS &

SUCCESSION

PLANNING

Cruise Lawyers has an efficient practice in Items of preparation of Wills and Enduring Power of Attorneys.

 

In the event that you wish to investigate into your estate planning needs prior to making your Will, we are affiliated with various financial planners who will offer you an initial consultation free of charge to examine your situation in relation to planning your estate.

 

POWERS

OF

ATTORNEY

It is important that you have in place an Enduring Power of Attorney An Enduring Power of Attorney is not only a useful document to have in place, it also provides security in the knowledge that should you become incapable of making decisions for yourself, someone you trust would be able to make those decisions for you.

DECEASED

ESTATES

We at Cruise Lawyers understand that the administration of a deceased's estate can be a very upsetting and stressful time for the Executors. 

Our team can explain to you exactly what has to be done how long it will take and the costs involved.

We will continue to look after all matters and ensure that the intentions of the deceased  are carried out.

RESIDENTIAL

CONVEYANCING

Buying or selling a home is the most important times of your life and to ensure that it is an uncomplicated and rewarding experience.

 

Cruise Lawyers has a dedicated learn that is willing to assist our clients every step of the way. 

NOTARY

PUBLIC

We are please to advise that Leo Cruise, Principal of Cruise Lawyers is a Notary Public. Please do not hesitate to contact Mr Leo Cruise directly should you require the services of a Notary Public. Mr Cruise speaks Mandarin fluently.

A Notary Public is an internationally recognized officer of the law, responsible for certifying and attesting documents intended for worldwide use. A Notary Public is appointed by the Court of Faculties in England under the guidance of the Archbishop of Canterbury. 

The main duties of a Notary Public are to confirm, attest or authenticate :

  • The truth of any document for use in a foreign country.

  • The translation of legal and commercial documents from foreign languages to English.

  • Certain legal instruments (eg. Power of Attorney) intended for us abroad.