Our advice is accurate and up to date. Our Melbourne lawyers pride themselves in being at the forefront of changes in family law.


Forte Family Lawyers is a leading Melbourne family law firm. Its partners, Jacky Campbell, Wendy Kayler-Thomson, Jason Walker and Jemma Mackenzie, are Accredited Specialists in Family Law. Our team of lawyers provide expert guidance and high quality services.

Forte Family Lawyers Partners
"Thank you for your decisive and clear advice at all times during this process...you handled this both empathetically and professionally."

David - Melbourne

"Thank you so much for the support and care you gave me at such a difficult time. Your drive to advocate for justice will always be deeply appreciated by me.”

Patricia - Melbourne

"Thank you for the countless hours you’ve spent problem solving and negotiating all of the weird, wonderful and ridiculous. Thank you for always being available and doing it with a sense of humour. Thanks for looking after us."

Sue - Melbourne


We are mindful of the emotional issues often involved in family and relationship breakdown. We aim to help you reach a negotiated out-of-court settlement. But if court proceedings are necessary, you will be expertly assisted to achieve the best outcome possible.

We do Arbitrations

Jacky Campbell of Forte Family Lawyers is an accredited arbitrator and a family lawyer of over 35 years’ experience.

Jacky is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law and a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers.  Jacky is well known for writing in family law publications for other lawyers and speaking to family lawyers, particularly regarding property, financial agreements, de facto relationships, superannuation and bankruptcy.

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Our professional Family Lawyers in Melbourne are ready to listen.

Level 2
535 Bourke Street
Melbourne 3000 Victoria Australia

PO Box 13172
Law Courts
8010 Victoria Australia
DX 364 Melbourne

61 3 9248 5800



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