Meet Kristy Perdriau

Director | Family Law

Kristy Perdriau

Family Law
Kristy is a Director with Bennett & Philp in the Family Law team and is an expert in family law children’s matters and property disputes. Her nearly 20 years’ experience in family law allows her to successfully lead clients through the separation process with her ‘easy to understand’ communication methods and sophisticated strategies.

For clients, Kristy can break down the family law process into a clear path and create much needed clarity at a time when the way forward may be uncertain.

Kristy works with clients all over Australia and utilises the latest technology to provide a more convenient service.  Kristy also works closely with the Wills and Estates Team and Property and Real Estate Team as often in family law matters, these areas of law overlap.

Kristy has completed her Masters in Family Law and is in the process of completing her Masters in Commercial Litigation.

Kristy has written two best-selling books on the Family Law process, one female-centric and the other male-centric with the underlying message that no-one wins in divorce.


Dubbed as ‘Australia’s Leading Divorce & Separation Strategist’

Kristy’s vast experience in Family Law means she has seen nearly every combination of orders possible and knows the way to get the best result. Kristy’s areas of expertise include:
  • Separation
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Children’s matters
  • Property matters

Kristy also has experience in:

  • Wills and Estates
  • Conveyancing (all States)
  • Domestic Violence / Criminal law
  • Business law
  • Contract law
  • Employment law
  • Military law


Master of Laws, Family Law | College of Law
Bachelor of Laws | University of Western Sydney
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice | University of Western Sydney
Bachelor of Music | University of Western Sydney
Bachelor of Teaching | University of New England
Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking | Walker and Miller
Queensland Law Society
2003 Supreme Court of NSW
2003 High Court of Australia

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Publications by Kristy Perdriau

09 July 2020 Publications

Talking to Your Children About Separation and Divorce

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23 April 2020 COVID-19 / News & Media

Complying with Shared-Parenting Arrangements During COVID-19

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16 April 2020 COVID-19 / News & Media

Complying with Family Court Orders during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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