Clarissa Rayward heads up BFLC and is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law. Clarissa has practiced exclusively in the area of family law since her admission to the profession in 2003.
Clarissa brings to the firm a wealth of experience in all aspects of family and relationship law. With training in mediation and collaborative law, Clarissa offers a unique approach to family law matters focusing on out of Court resolution.
Clarissa also has extensive experience in appearing in both the Federal Magistrates Court and Family Court in both children’s and property proceedings. Clarissa is also an Independent Children's Lawyer, representing children in complex Family Law Matters before the Courts.
Clarissa has a deep passion for business and has grown BFLC from its inception in 2008 as a single practitioner firm to the multidisciplinary practice we are today.
In November 2010 Clarissa launched her second business venture, Ma Belle Amie Coffee & Curiosities- a cafe and gift store located next to the BFLC office. Make sure you pop in for a coffee on your next visit!
Her knowledge of business has led to Clarissa assisting a large number of small business professionals during separation. Her unique understanding of the needs of small business owners and operators enables Clarissa to tailor solutions in property matters to suit the unique needs of her clients.
Family Law Practitioners Association Qld
Committee Member 2008- present
Qld Collaborative Law
Committee Member 2009- present
International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Qld Law Society
Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
Brisbane North Chamber of Commerce
To Contact Clarissa-
P: +61 7 3862 1955