Michael Tiyce, Principal

MICHAEL TIYCE, PRINCIPAL

As the principal of Tiyce & Lawyers, Michael has practised in the Sydney area since 1992, specialising in family law for married, de facto and same sex couples and acting in areas relating to parenting agreementsproperty mattersdivorceswills and estates.

Family Law can be very complex area including settlements or litigation with significant assets, complex financial information and complicated parenting cases. Michael has the skills and experience to handle the most complex Family Law cases including high asset property cases and matters involving business assets.

Qualified with a Bachelor of Laws and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Michael has a high level of expertise and experience acting in all areas of family law, and is committed to providing quality legal assistance to all members of the community.

Michael has conducted seminars for the community as well as the legal profession on family law and de facto relationship matters, particularly as they relate to same-sex relationships.

Michael is a member of the Child Representation panel maintained by the Legal Aid Commission of NSW, the family law section of the Family Law Council of Australia, the Eastern Suburbs Law Society and the Eastern Suburb Family Law Group. He is a member of the Ethics Committee of the Law Society of NSW and is a past member of the Professional Conduct Committee of the Law Society of NSW.

michael@tiyce.com 

Recent Articles by Michael

The Role of the Independent Children’s Lawyer

June 26th, 2018|

An Independent Children’s Lawyer is appointed at the discretion of the Court and in circumstances where there may be: allegations of abuse or neglect; intractable conflicts between the parties; assertions as to the views or expressed wishes of the children, having regard to their ages and maturity; mental health issues; [...]

More Family Court Cost Cutting

April 10th, 2018|

Any regular reader of this blog will have observed repeated concerns regarding the state of funding of the Family Courts. A further cost cutting exercise has now been implemented.  Notwithstanding the fact that parties are generally required to pay a filing fee with their Divorce Application, a Divorce Order will [...]

Your Online Identity Lives On After You

April 3rd, 2018|

An important review is about to start to determine whether New South Wales needs special legislation relating to the accessing and transference of what have become known as “digital assets”. Have you thought how your loved one or executor could access important digital accounts or platforms including bank accounts, PayPal [...]

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