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... clear, cost-effective advice .... enables (my clients) to understand the process and the options available so that they can feel confident in the decisions they make.


Our People - Family Law Experts

Joe Buckley

Joe joined Berry Family Law in 2012 on his return to Melbourne after nine years in Darwin. During his time in the Northern Territory he worked in various positions within the NT Department of Justice before being admitted to the NT Supreme Court in 2008. 

Joe gained extensive experience while employed at Darwin's oldest and most respected firms, Ward Keller and Cridlands MB, during which time he practised predominantly in the area of family law.

In addition to family law he also has experience in criminal law and civil litigation.  

Joe is an avid sportsman who relishes the opportunity to play, watch and comment on all sports.

Joe is a member of the Family Law and Business Law Sections of the Law Council of Australia.

Joe's reflections
  • I understand that separation can be a stressful and confusing time. I aim to minimise these difficulties by providing my clients with clear, cost effective advice. This advice enables them to understand the process and the options available so that they can feel confident in the decisions they make.

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