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Welcome to Sage Family Lawyers. We’re a new practice that’s big on experience. We channel our high energy levels into listening to what you want for your future and devising positive solutions to achieve results.

Meet the Sage team.

Paul Ross
Principal  | Accredited Family Law Specialist

Paul is our most experienced Principal having practised family law since 1993. Paul is highly skilled in mediation and negotiation to cost effectively resolve matters for his clients.

Paul has extensive experience in dealing with international family law cases and court applications for relocating children to another state or country.

Paul’s other areas of expertise include division of assets, untangling business structures, parenting issues and child support, superannuation splitting and prenuptial agreements.

Casey Ieraci
Principal | Accredited Family Law Specialist

Casey has practised family law since 2011 including a stint at one of Australia’s most prestigious family law practices before establishing Sage Family Lawyers. He honed his negotiation skills and a strategic, fearless approach to litigation on complex cases that often involve parental conflict, third party disputes and large asset pools.

Casey’s areas of expertise include complex litigation, property matters, parenting and child support matters, international relocation and spousal maintenance.

Casey was named Rising Star of Family Law in Victoria for three consecutive years in 2018 – 2020 by the respected Doyle’s Guide.

Caterina Andrews
Partner | Accredited Family Law Specialist

Caterina has practised exclusively in family law since 2006.  She is a Partner of the firm, an Accredited Family Law Specialist and is also trained as a collaborative lawyer.

Caterina’s practice predominately involves complex property matters, and children’s matters.  Her clients have included high profile individuals and sportspeople.

She prides herself on providing her clients with realistic advice and options, whilst keeping in mind the importance of being commercial.  Caterina is regarded by her clients as being empathetic, upfront, having the ability to think outside the circle and dedicated to getting the job done.

Natalie Fifield
Partner | Accredited Family Law Specialist

Natalie has worked exclusively in family law since 2012. She is a Partner of the firm and an Accredited Family Law Specialist.

Natalie gives clear and tailored advice to empower clients to make the best decisions for them. Natalie prides herself on supporting her clients and guiding them through the family law process with confidence.

William Wright
Senior Associate

William Wright was admitted to practice in 2008. Originally from New Zealand, William began his career in the family, criminal, and civil jurisdictions. Since relocating to Melbourne in 2012, William has practised exclusively in family law. 

William has acquired a wealth of experience in handling complex parenting and property matters. 

Harriet Geddes
Senior Associate

Harriet has practiced solely in family law since her admission in 2017. Harriet has worked on complex property matters and difficult parenting cases involving domestic and international relocations.

Harriet’s clients appreciate her attention to detail, realistic advice, and pragmatic approach to family law. Harriet has a detailed understanding of the court system and the process of litigation.

Elisa Turco
Senior Associate  | Accredited Family Law Mediator

Elisa has specialised in family law since 2016 with a background in mediation and family dispute resolution. Elisa has experience in facilitating mediations, finding bespoke solutions for family conflict and helping clients settle out of court. But if litigation is required, Elisa proves tough in court.

Elisa’s areas of expertise include mediation, divorce, child support and complex parenting issues.

Harry Higgs

Harry has worked exclusively in family law since graduating in 2016. Harry’s problem solving skills, practicality and empathy helps minimise clients’ stress and helps them rediscover their self-confidence.

Harry’s areas of expertise include relationship breakdown, parenting issues, property matters and family violence.

Charlotte Wyles

Charlotte has worked exclusively in Family Law since being admitted to practice in 2019. Charlotte has a particular interest in parenting matters and ensuring that all children’s voices are heard.

She has experience in marital and de facto property disputes, and preparing Binding Financial Agreements. Charlotte has experience in working with clients of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


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