At Matthews Folbigg Lawyers we work closely with our clients to ensure they are well aware of their entitlements when undertaking a property settlement. Matthews Folbigg family law specialists regularly provide professional advice to clients about how to protect their assets in the event their marriage or relationship breaks down, by entering into a prenuptial agreement.
Our lawyers have extensive experience in drafting prenuptial agreements.
Why you need to seek advice from a family law lawyer about obtaining a prenuptial agreement?
Prenuptial agreements are very complicated and require strict compliance with the legislation for the prenuptial agreement to be valid. A prenuptial agreement is binding on the parties to the Agreement if, and only if:
- The prenuptial agreement is signed by both parties;
- Before the agreement is signed, each party is provided with independent legal advice from a legal practitioner as to the following matters:
- The effect of the agreement on the rights of that party; and