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Carmen Burns

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03 6334 1667
Divorce Proceedings, Parenting Disputes (including urgent Recovery Applications), Matrimonial and De Facto Property Settlements, Child Protection, Family Violence and Restraint Orders


Carmen Burns is the newest addition to the Bishops Family Law Team. Carmen has a background of specialising in family law matters as well as acting in family violence matters, child safety matters and child support issues. Carmen understands the highly emotive nature of family law and is there to assist and guide you through the process as effectively as possible. Carmen has completed a Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution and is also undertaking a Master of Applied Law in Family Law. Carmen strives to offer the best possible service to her clients. In her spare time Carmen loves to experiment with baking cupcakes and new flavour combinations.

  • Committee Member of the Family Law Practitioners Association (Tas)
  • Current member of the Family Law Section
  • Volunteer at the Launceston Community Legal Centre Clinic.
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