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Gillian Wright Senior Associate

T: 02 8268 4000
F: 02 8268 4001
Gillian Wright has worked in the field of family law, de facto relationships, and general litigation since 1982. 

Gillian is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law (NSW Law Society).


Gillian has vast experience in the full range of Family Law matters, from:

  • property and spouse support cases,
  • “pre nuptial” agreements,
  • complex financial arrangements,
  • matters involving children,
  • de facto relationships etc. 
She has also undertaken training in collaborative family law, an approach to separation and divorce in Australia that avoids the need for couples to attend Court.
Other relevant experience includes matters under the Family Provision Act, Probate matters, wills and estates, superannuation, insolvency, negligence, debt collection, trade practices litigation etc.  
This breadth of experience enables Gillian to provide effective representation in relation to all the issues that can arise in a complex family law case. 
As a senior and highly qualified lawyer, Gillian has the respect of her peers. This assists in resolving disputes  by negotiation.
Gillian is approachable and caring, and can be very persuasive, a skill essential to looking after the interests of her clients.

Gillian is a member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia and the Women Lawyers' Association of NSW Inc. She has presented papers on various family law topics including on assisting litigants suffering from mental incapacity, papers on procedural issues and a paper on technical issues in property settlements.


LLB (Sydney)
Accredited Specialist, Family Law (Law Society NSW)
Law Society NSW
Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
Women’s Lawyers Association NSW
Family Lawyers’ Forum, FCA Sydney

What Clients Say About Gillian

“I have to tell you that I both fell asleep and woke this morning thinking about you and all that you did for us towards yesterdays outcome. I cant express my gratitude sufficiently.  You are just so amazingly intelligent, gifted and strong!!! Hope you have a wonderful day!”

“Thank you so much for your help. I believe you are my fairy godmother in disguise. You had such good ideas. You have been so helpful to date. “

“Good result indeed.   It does pay at the end to use right person to execute the job and thanks Gillian, you have done a wonderful job.”

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