Sheree Orbell is an experienced family lawyer having been in practice for over 15 years. Sheree specialised in family law as a Partner at a well renowned law firm in Sydney’s CBD, prior to establishing Orbell Family Lawyers.
With a background in civil litigation and property law, Sheree was drawn to family law because of the “human” element. Sheree has a desire to assist clients navigate what can often be one of the most challenging periods in their lives.
Sheree understands that the family law process can be difficult and confusing to navigate at the best of times. She is focused on assisting clients reach a resolution without the need for lengthy and costly Court proceedings. Sheree’s empathetic and sensible approach to extremely difficult and often emotional matters, helps her achieve positive outcomes for her clients and their families.
Sheree’s experience in family law spans all facets of practice for married and de facto couples. This includes property and financial settlement (from simple to complex), parenting and children’s matters, divorce, spousal maintenance, child support and preparing and advising on Financial Agreements (also known as pre-nuptial agreements).
Sheree has specialist experience in matters involving international family law, relocation and domestic violence.
Sheree is an experienced advocate in Court and arbitration where required. But strongly believes that all aspects of alternative dispute resolution should be explored to try and resolve the dispute in an efficient manner, before resorting to litigation.
Sheree assists her clients through the complex process of the family law system with a practical approach. All whilst maintaining a sensibility that clients have come to appreciate.
Sheree has developed a strong network of associates in her family law practice. Often briefing the country’s leading barristers, mediators and arbitrators.