Jodi Dingwall is a sought after Family Lawyer with many years experience as a lawyer and over a decade of experience practicing exclusively in Family Law. Jodi has substantial experience representing people with complex property matters. She is experienced in assisting and representing people with a range of family law issues: property matters, parenting and child related matters, spouse maintenance and child support matters, and domestic violence.
Jodi is collaboratively trained, attends mediations with her clients on a regular basis, is skilled in mediation, negotiation and advocacy. She appears in the Federal Circuit Court and Family Court on a regular basis.
Jodi is a Senior Associate at OSheaDyer and leads a team of legal professionals who work in the Family Law Department. She is highly regarded by her team and her many clients. Her experience is sought after and recommended by clients who have engaged her as their lawyer. Jodi is committed to improving client service and to being as efficient as possible so that clients have their matters resolved quickly and as cost effectively as possible.
Jodi is a mother of two and is genuinely empathetic to clients needing advice and guidance with parenting disputes. Her early experience in commercial law and conveyancing is beneficial to clients when working through property settlements and in the implementation of financial agreements.
Jodi ensures that her clients understand how the law impacts their situation and advises on what is a reasonable settlement or agreement. She likes to explain the processes and the laws that apply clearly so that clients understand its affect on them. Jodi is a firm believer that going to court should always be a last resort. She offers clients practical advice that takes on board the clients particular circumstances. She helps clients think 'outside the box' so they can resolve their matters quickly and as cost effectively as possible. She believes that no one should spend money on lawyers and going to court unless it is absolutely necessary.
One of Jodi's strengths is her ability to connect with people. She is down to earth and understands the many issues that people face when separating. She is active in the business community and is able to direct clients to others when they need help with non legal matters. When Jodi isn't at work, she is having fun being 'mum' to her two young children. You might also find her sweating it out on the tennis court or smashing her step count on the pavements around Townsville.
Consent Orders: What and Why? by Jodi Dingwall, Family Lawyer
Disclosure: Your Obligations by Jodi Dingwall, Family Lawyer
Divorce: What You Need to Know by Jodi Dingwall, Family Lawyer
Property Settlement: The Four Step Process by Jodi Dingwall, Family Lawyer
Separation: Do I need to put my Agreement in Writing by Jodi Dingwall, Family Lawyer
Spousal Maintenance by Jodi Dingwall, Family Lawyer