Legal Aid

Legal Aid


Pentana Stanton Lawyers is the leading legal firm in Melbourne and suburbs, thanks to the reputation built over the years with honest practice.

We would like to build on this reputation and tradition while continuing our commitment to offering top quality legal assistance and representation for everyone who is in need of these.

We also believe that limited access to justice is as good as denial of justice. To this end, we offer legal aid to help those with limited resources.

We offer our expert legal solutions for the following:

  • Mediation of family disputes
  • Family law matters relating to children
  • Spousal maintenance and arrears
  • Child support and maintenance and arrears
  • Nullity of marriage
  • Appeals of family law or child support matters
  • International child abduction matters

Am I Eligible for Legal Aid?


Legal Aid is available to those who meet certain eligibility criteria and means test. Please do provide all the relevant information with respect to your income, assets and outgoings/liabilities so that we can assess your eligibility to receive Legal Aid Grant.

If you are eligible for Legal Aid based on your circumstances and means but are unable to afford full legal costs, we may consider offering you a discounted rate based on a case assessment.

Contact Us


Sometimes, circumstances in life are challenging when you need the services of a lawyer, even when you may not be able to afford one. Legal assistance is vital in such situations and this is where you can count on us!

Pentana Stanton Lawyers handle legally aided matters relating to Family Law. We understand that the sensitive nature of these matters requires them to be handled with the utmost respect and confidentiality.

Contact us on (03) 900 22 800 for further information and to arrange a consultation with one of our legal aid lawyers.