Our services are tailor-made to help you resolve your property and parenting matters in an amicable and cost-effective way.

Separation is usually a stressful and emotional experience, but with our practical advice and solutions you can minimise the misery and the expense. 

Resolution Family Law is for you if you and your partner wish to resolve property and parenting matters in an amicable and cost-effective way. Use our tailored suite of fixed-price services to:

  • get the right advice when you need it;
  • communicate and negotiate in a collaborative way;
  • formalise your agreement efficiently; and
  • carry out the things you have agreed upon, such as the change of home ownership.

Hear from the many happy clients we have helped to resolve their family law matters. We look forward to serving you.

Resolution Family Law is not for you if your matter cannot be resolved amicably or you need a lawyer to represent you in court.  In these situations you should contact our associates in other firms.

Resolution Family Law is a service of lawyers is a service of lawyers Birman & Ride. Our mission is to serve the community by making quality legal services accessible.

Family law has always been one of the firm’s core services. Historically, the firm represented clients both in and out of the Family Court in a wide range of matters concerning parenting, property and financial settlement, child support and maintenance. We continue to draw on this experience. In 2017, the firm remodelled its family law services around NewLaw ideals and its brand Resolution Family Law was born.

Michael Hodgkins


Meet our team

We’re a tight-knit, multi-disciplinary team of lawyers, legal executives, accountants and software developers.  We’re also passionate community leaders, sportspeople, podcasters, musicians, parents… and proud that these interests inform our professional lives.

Legal Practitioner Director
Lucy is a talented lawyer, business administrator and manager who leads the development of the firm’s consumer legal services, bringing together people, technology and processes to design and deliver innovative legal services. Lucy supervises the firm’s Wills, probate, estate……
Legal Practitioner Director
Michael has been practising law in Western Australia since 1997 and is an experienced lawyer in property law, family law and succession law. Michael has a strong base of knowledge and experience from assisting hundreds of clients in these……
Ginny works in the firm’s Family Law and Wills and Probates teams. Ginny has a particular passion for family law. Knowing how difficult this can be for clients, she greatly enjoys assisting them in a compassionate way to find……


What our clients say

Good afternoon Virginia, just a brief note to thank you sincerely for the delightful manner in which you reacted with us yesterday. I know it’s not easy to talk and deal with matters relating to death, but you did so in a most professional way. Again, sincerely thank you, we’re most grateful.
Mr and Ms E
May 6, 2022
I was extremely satisfied and happy with the service provided by Virginia Romaines was at all times professional, supportive, empathetic, understanding, accommodating and clear. She made my legal experience comfortable and even enjoyable. Thank you for your support and very valuable advice.
Leith Mete
October 26, 2021
Excellent service. Cannot speak highly enough for your professionalism and expertise in dealing with my situation. Thank you so much for going above and beyond. Highly recommended.
Mr L
September 13, 2021
The process of land transfer was made easy by Virginia, I highly recommend her to anyone in the future!
Faith Chari
April 19, 2021
I was very happy with the efficiency of the completion of my consent orders and fully believe the same for the settlement of my home. Thank you so much.
Ms H
September 19, 2020
Melissa, thank you so much for all the help you’ve given me going through my divorce and property settlement.
Ms I
May 5, 2020