+61 3 9091 7000
599 Canterbury Road Surrey Hills Vic 3127
Our Principal, Maria Barbayannis was admitted into practice in 1980. She graduated with a Masters of Laws in 1986, a Bachelor of Laws in 1979 and a Bachelor of Arts in 1979 all from Monash University. She was a tutor in Law at Monash University and a lecturer in Law at the University of Melbourne, prior to devoting herself to full time private legal practice. She became an Accredited Family Law specialist in 1990.
Maria has vast experience in Family Law. Her CV runs to many pages. She has served on various legal committees, written many articles on legal issues, presented many papers at various seminars and conferences and has been a regular commentator on Family Law issues. She is also a collaborative lawyer with a successful track record of cases resolved via this relatively new and alternative approach to Family Law matters that are suitable to same. Maria is one of the most recognised and respected lawyers in Victoria practising in the area of Family Law, and she is very highly regarded in the legal and wider community.
Maria speaks Greek fluently and she is actively involved in the Greek community.