Head of Family Law (Perth)
Areas of Practice
– Complex Property Settlements
– Complex Parenting Matters
– Farming matters
– De facto property matters (including same-sex relationships)
– Spousal maintenance
– Restraining Orders
– Children’s Court Matters
Natalie is an Accredited Family Law Specialist and provides advice in respect of all areas of family law including divorce, property settlement, parenting matters, relocation, child abduction, de facto relationships and financial agreements. Natalie is experienced in navigating complex family law issues, particularly including international aspects of family law, complex property structures and serious child welfare issues.
Natalie joined Shann Family Lawyers (now Culshaw Miller Lawyers) in 2006.
In 2010, Natalie left the firm to take up a position with one of the largest firms in Australia to offer family law services. She worked there for four years ultimately as a Senior Associate until returning to Culshaw Miller Lawyers as Head of their Perth family law team.
From 2008 until 2012 Natalie worked as an adviser for the Family Relationship Advice Line; an initiative of the Commonwealth Attorney General’s Department.
Natalie an elected member of the Family Law Practitioners’ Association and edits their industry magazine, Ex Curia, as well as co-convening the Ex Curia Sub-Committee.
Natalie takes a strategic and no-nonsense approach to resolving family law matters.
Memberships and Appointments
Elected Council member of the Family Law Practitioners Association of Western Australia
Convener of the Family Law Practitioners Association of Western Australia Communications
Editor of Ex Curia Magazine
Previous Committee member of Women Lawyers Western Australia
Member of Women Lawyers Western Australia
Member of Family Law Section of Law Council of Australia
Member of Law Society of Western Australia