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At Schetzer Papaleo Luddu we pride ourselves as expert family and relationship lawyers.

We understand the sensitive nature of separation and family law matters and aim to provide you with accurate, pragmatic and tailored advice so as to achieve the optimal outcome for you.

With over 65 years of combined experience, we are leaders in the industry and offer services specialising in divorce, property settlements, maintenance, parenting arrangements (custody), financial agreements (pre-nuptial) and child support. We work with you to find solutions and to produce an outcome that is in your best interest. Whilst we are expert litigators, we are also skilled negotiators and collaborators. We work closely with recognised experts in the field of family law including leading barristers, accountants financial advisors, child psychologists and counsellors in order to provide you the best possible advice.

We have vast experience in litigation and niche areas of family law including matters relating to IVF treatment, setting aside financial agreements, alienation cases and Hague convention cases. We also have experience in dealing with international clients and clients of various cultural backgrounds.

David Schetzer

Senior Partner
Accredited Family Law Specialist

Andrew Papaleo


Shikha Luddu


Allison Rooney


Kerry Ktenas


Sarah McAloon

Legal Assistant

Shreya Rowe

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

  • (03) 8602 2000
  • 5/170 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • 8:00AM - 6:00PM Monday to Friday

areas of expertise

  • Property settlements
  • Separation and divorce
  • Custody (parenting arrangements)
  • Court proceedings
  • Financial agreements (including pre-nuptial)
  • Intervention Orders
  • Mediation
  • Round table conferences
  • Independent Children's Lawyer
  • Same sex couples (LGBTIQ+)
  • The rights of grandparents
  • International family law
  • Estate planning and elder law
Your team was last modified: August 18th, 2020 by spllawyers2019