York Experts

York Law has a respected team of legal experts who can assist you with all your Family Law matters. We also work closely with the leading forensic accountants in Australia and the best Family Law barristers and other professionals to deliver the best outcome for our clients.

York Specialists

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    Nabil Wahhab, Director

    Nabil Wahhab is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law.

    Nabil has practised exclusively in Family Law for nearly 25 years. A graduate of Macquarie University with an Honours degree in Law and Economics (majoring in Finance), Nabil’s expertise is in advising and representing clients on complex financial matters involving trusts and companies.

    Nabil has an impressive track record of representing the interests of a wide range of high net worth individuals as well as third parties in complex property settlements involving Trusts, Blind Trusts, Companies, Partnerships and other structures.

    Nabil has acted in some of the largest cases determined by the Family Court, including the first superannuation splitting case to be determined by the Family Court; the first de facto case to be determined by the Family Court. He has also acted for the wife in the largest lump sum spouse maintenance award made by the Family Court.

    Nabil has published over the years on family law topics in variety of publications including Money Management, Lawyers Weekly and others.  He has been featured in articles in the Sydney Morning Herald and other publications. He has been a speaker on family law topics to accountants, financial advisers and lawyers.

    Nabil has been an author for CCH Australia for the past 8 years on the topic of Financial and Estate Planning on Family Breakdown in the textbook published by CCH Australia titled “Australian Master Financial Planning Guide”.

    Nabil is one of the Preeminent and Leading Family Law Specialists in Sydney.

    Nabil strives to be the best family law lawyer in Australia.

    Read more about Nabil Wahhab.

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    Catherine Parks, Special Counsel

    Catherine is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law.  Catherine is also a trained Collaborative Lawyer.

    Catherine joined York Law in November 2018. Prior to that Catherine worked in two national family law firms working exclusively in Family law.

    Catherine has practiced exclusively in Family Law since 2004.

    Catherine is focussed on meeting her client objectives.  She is practical and commercial in her approach to client’s issues.

    Catherine has a broad range of experience in property and parenting matters including complex property settlements involving companies and trusts and other complex financial structures, spousal maintenance, child support and difficult parenting cases including intractable conflict cases, alienation, international relocation, allegations of abuse and international child abduction.

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    Leanne Mastrofilippo, Senior Solicitor

    Leanne graduated from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) with a Bachelor of Law (Honours). Her Honours Thesis was on the shared parenting provisions in the Family Law Act 1975.  In 2009 Leanne was awarded the Inner West Law Society Award in Ethics and Professional Conduct.

    Leanne has worked exclusively in Family Law since 2011.

    Leanne has a broad range of experience in all areas of Family Law, including property settlement, child support, spouse maintenance, parenting proceedings with allegations of abuse, intractable conflict or parental alienation.

    Leanne relates well to clients.  She is empathic, hard working and is focussed on meeting client objectives in a timely manner. Leanne is a committed Lawyer who works tirelessly for her clients. She is patient and understanding and has an eye for detail.