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Lisa Foley

Senior Managing Solicitor
DA Family Lawyers

Lisa is Senior Managing Solicitor at DA Family Lawyers in Brisbane. She has worked exclusively in family law and child protection since 2006. Lisa specialises in international family law matters, including matters falling under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. Lisa was actively involved in the well-publicised ‘Italian Sisters’ international case. Lisa is also a qualified collaborative law practitioner and believes in collaborative law and mediation as a successful alternative to litigation.

Lisa’s diverse experience also includes property settlement; divorce; child support; spousal maintenance; appeals; and child protection proceedings; Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal matters; financial agreements including prenuptial agreements; Domestic Violence Order proceedings; and Child Support Agreements.

Lisa is experienced in appearing in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia, Family Court of Australia, the Children’s Court and Magistrates Courts.

Lisa has a Bachelor of Laws, Queensland University of Technology (Hons.) and a Bachelor of Arts.

She has been admitted to the Queensland Supreme Court and the High Court of Australia.

Lisa is a member of the Queensland Law Society; the Family Law Practitioners Association of Queensland; the Child Protection Practitioners Association (Qld); Family Law Pathways Network; Queensland Collaborative Law; and Family Law Council.