Allison Callaghan

Senior Associate Solicitor

Allison has held senior positions at various law firms on the Sunshine Coast and in Brisbane. Allison’s depth of knowledge and experience as a senior family lawyer, combined with her dedication to the best outcome for her clients makes her a highly sought-after lawyer in the family law field.

Allison has recently spent 18 months immersed exclusively in the practice of family law mediation. She adeptly applies her negotiation skills in her legal practice.

Allison’s focus as a Senior (Family Lawyer) Associate is on achieving an outcome that relieves her clients of the stress and financial burden often associated with family law matters. Adopting an approach of resolution through negotiation and mediation as the primary goal but utilising her litigation skills and experience when necessary.

Allison is a Noosa local of 30 years and works from our Noosaville office. She enjoys the benefits of working minutes from home.

Academic Qualifications

Bachelor of Laws
Southern Cross University

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice
College of Law

Practice Management Course
Queensland Law Society

Graduate Diploma of Family Dispute Resolution
The Australian Institute of  Social Relations

Accreditations

  • Solicitor of the High Court of Australia
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member of the Queensland Law Society
  • Member of the Sunshine Coast Law Society
  • Member of the Law Council of Australia (Family Law Division)
  • Member Family Law Practitioners Association
  • Member Australian Institute of Family Law Mediators
  • Member of the Mediation Institute
  • Volunteer/ Pro-Bono Lawyer for Suncoast Community Legal Service