Megan Sweetlove is an Adelaide Hills Family Lawyer.
Megan is also a mother, wife, business owner and friend.
She is experienced and compassionate and committed to helping families find a resolution to their separation or divorce without litigation by using mediation, collaborative practice or negotiation.
Megan is a woman who understands the decision to separate is difficult and never made easily or quickly; and so you want to understand the process; the steps once you communicate your decision to separate; what happens next; and how to do it all in a way that minimises the financial and emotional cost to you and your family.
With 10 years experience as a family lawyer, including 4 as a FIFO wife – juggling home-life, parenting and a career – Megan has worked with many families in a lot of different situations. From helping families who are already in the Court system navigate their way to an out of court settlement, to providing legal advice to support families negotiate an agreement away from the Family Court process – Megan’s understands how important it is to preserve your own well-being through separation.
Megan also believes it is also really important to try and preserve the relationship you have with your former spouse, not only for the benefit of your children, but also for your future.
Megan works with you, at your pace, explaining the process in a way that is easy to understand – particularly because this is one of the most stressful times you will ever experience.
What happens when you choose Megan as your lawyer?
So what happens when you choose Megan Sweetlove as your lawyer?
- From the outset, Megan will speak with you on the telephone, or by Skype or FaceTime to gain a general understanding of the help you need and answer any burning questions you need answered immediately. And at no charge. When you are making the decision to trust someone with your most personal information as well as the welfare and future of your family, it’s really important to make sure that person is someone you feel comfortable with. You can book a time for a phone call here.
- You will most likely need more information after that first phone call and so, when you are ready, you can make a fixed price appointment by phone, Skype, FaceTime or in person. During that appointment, you can discuss your goals for your future, and that of your family. Megan can help you identify what your ideal outcome looks like, and what steps you can take to achieve that outcome. By the end of that appointment, you will have a plan for how you are going to resolve your separation so that you and your family can move forward.
- Megan will talk to you and provide you with information about your separation and your options in plain English, at every step, so that you can make sure you are confident in the decisions you are making about your future.
Why is Megan an Adelaide Hills Family Lawyer?
Megan is passionate about families and relationships and she believes that for most families, it is really important to redefine your relationship in a positive way, so that you can move forward for the benefit of your children. Megan believes that part of the process of creating your positive future is to finalise your financial matters is a dignified and respectful way through mediation, collaborative law or negotiation.
These values form part of the reason why Megan established her practice as an Adelaide Hills Family Lawyer. Megan found the busy-ness of being in or near the city disrupted the coordinated and peaceful processes she believes are so necessary for the delicate, dignified and respectful approach a family needs during separation or divorce. And with a commitment to resolving parenting or financial matters without litigation, the Adelaide Hills provided the perfect location for a family lawyer.
Let our site be your starting point – we hope you find some useful information here and if you have some questions or concerns, please get in touch.
What do our clients say about Megan Sweetlove?
“I cannot express how relieved I feel that the financial settlement has been brought to a close and most importantly, that the outcome is in my favour.
It’s a brilliant result.
You have ensured this process has run seamlessly due to your wise counsel and sound advice.
Every step of the way, I felt fully informed and knowledgeable regarding the actions we were undertaking and how things were proceeding. Because of your exemplary communication skills, much of the stress and anxiety I expected to experience during this process was greatly reduced.
This has meant I’ve been able to continue working and studying as per usual and go about my day-to-day life relatively normally.
… Kind, caring, astute and highly professional, Megan your help has been invaluable and I am so very grateful.”