The Maclarens Family Law Team

Liza Nguyen Liza Nguyen | Partner

Phone: 02 9897 4644

Liza Nguyen has a passion to help people at the most difficult times of their lives. She is an accredited specialist in Family Law and has been working exclusively in the Family Law jurisdiction since 2010.

Liza practiced in commercial law, property law and migration law where her Vietnamese language skills have been very useful.

Her experience covers a wide range of issues in the field of family law, from negotiating complex property settlements and family business restructuring, to representing children in Court proceedings to ensure their individual rights are considered. She particularly enjoys working with clients to reach a solution that is uniquely tailored to their needs, usually without the need to attend Court.

Liza’s focus is in family law and she provides clients with sound and practical advice in:

* Separation and divorce
* Property settlements
* Children’s issues and parenting arrangements
* Defacto relationships


Alex Bourne Alex Bourne | Solicitor

Phone: 9897 4644

Alex Bourne graduated with a Bachelor of Law (Honours) and a Bachelor of International Relations in 2014. Alex later competed a Graduate Certificate in Legal Practice. Alex was admitted as a Legal Practitioner of the Supreme Court of ACT and the High Court of Australia.

Before Maclarens Family Law team, Alex gained experience in law firms in and around Sydney practicing predominately in Family law. He his experience in various other areas of law including criminal law and care & protection law. He has appeared regularly in a large array of courts including the District Court, NSW Supreme court, the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and the Family Court of Australia.

Alex communicates with the client clearly to adopt a pragmatic and cost effective approach to the resolution of their family law disputes, often without the need of court intervention.

Jade Miller | Personal Assistant

Phone: (02) 9897 4644