Susan Fridey

Director

Susan joined the Wightons team in 1999, after a career at Victoria Legal Aid. She has extensive experience in family law and domestic violence matters. Susan is the lead practitioner for our family law team and provides advice and representation in areas of children’s issues, property negotiation, resolution and divorce.  He priority is her clients and she always seeks to advocate for them in a cost efficient manner including mediation and negotiation.

Susan has an interest in ensuring victims of family violence are supported through the separation process to achieve a resolution of their dispute in a manner which provides an opportunity for concerns to be recognised and addressed.

She has extensive experience in Child Protection applications initiated by the Department of Human Services, representing the interests of parents and children in this jurisdiction.

When away from her practise, Susan is developing her skills and knowledge of beekeeping as a hobby apiarist to compliment her keen interest in her gardens and mini orchard.

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Practice Summary

  • Defacto Law
  • Family Law – Parenting and Property Issues
  • Intervention Order/Family Violence
  • Divorce
  • Child Support

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria
  • Member of the Geelong Law Association
  • Member of the Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia

Qualifications & Certifications

  • LL.B. (Honours)

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Justine Finlay

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Murray Pegg

Director

Susan Fridey

Director

Ben McLean

Director

Deb Anderson

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Emily Fraser

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Abbey Lane

Solicitor

Alex Baird

Solicitor

Tracey Hanlon

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