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Amanda Francis LL.B. B.Juris

Special Counsel

Amanda is Special Counsel in our Family Law team and practises mainly in our Mornington office.



Amanda has extensive experience in all aspects of Family Law, including:

  • Property matters
  • Children’s matters
  • Financial agreements
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Child support

Amanda is particularly interested in creative property divisions and financial agreements that are a win-win for both parties.

Amanda is a Mornington local with around 40 years of experience as a lawyer. Her distinguished career includes working for private law firms, both in regional Victoria and central Melbourne. She was an Accredited Specialist in Family Law for thirteen years and was formerly an assessor for the family law Accredited Specialisation program. These experiences are evidence of her pursuit of excellence and dedicated service.

Amanda has also worked as a Family Court Registrar, gaining valuable insight into the Court’s processes and mechanics. This experience continues to benefit her clients as she expertly helps them navigate the family law system.

Amanda’s clients and colleagues widely appreciate her straightforward, practical approach to family law issues. 


Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Jurisprudence


Law Institute of Victoria

Mornington Peninsula Lawyers’ Association