SAMANTHA
BOLTON

DIRECTOR

Samantha is a Director of CNG Law.

 

Samantha provides advice, care and guidance to those who are going through a relationship breakdown. She understands all clients are individuals and enjoys developing a good rapport with them.

She has a particular focus on efficiency and providing honest, direct and practical commercial advises to clients.

Samantha is experienced in Court processes in the both the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and Family Court of Australia, as well as local Magistrates Courts in respect of Domestic Violence matters.

She is able to assist clients with property matters, including complex high net worth matrimonial property disputes involving corporate and trust structures, third parties, family trustee companies, siblings and family members, large rural properties and farming ventures.

Samantha has a particular interest in parenting matters having been appointed to the panel of Independent Children’s Lawyers and Separate Representatives (in which she represents the interests of children). She is able to assist clients with interstate or international relocation matters, parental alienation cases, negotiating arrangements for children after separation, and preparing Parenting Plans and Consent Orders.

She is also experienced and able to assist clients in relation to Protection Order Applications and providing advices regarding Domestic and Family Violence.

Samantha is available for appointments at all of our offices.

More about Samantha including memberships and qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • Bachelor of Laws

  • Admitted Solicitor, Supreme Court of Queensland

  • Role of Practitioners, High Court of Australia

  • Member Queensland Law Society

  • Member of the Independent Children’s Lawyer Panel, Legal Aid Queensland

  • Member of the Separate Representative Panel, Legal Aid Queensland

  • Member of the Family Law Practitioners Association of Queensland (FLPA)

  • Member of the Women Lawyers Association of Queensland Inc

  • Committee Member of Suncoast Community Legal Service 2011 to date

  • President of Suncoast Community Legal Service Committee 2012-2014

  • Volunteer Solicitor for Suncoast Community Legal Service from 2009 to date

  • Committee Member Sunshine Coast Law Association 2012 to date

  • Ambassador for the Women Lawyers Association of Queensland (Sunshine Coast) 2018