Liza Stewart is a Solicitor in the Family Law Team at Catherine Henry Lawyers.
Liza obtained her legal qualifications from the University of New England as a mature age student – after her 2 daughters started school and when she returned to Australia from Berlin where she lived for close to a decade with her German husband.
Whilst studying law, Liza taught English to international students at the University of Newcastle. She brings her expertise in communication – both in the written and verbal form – to legal practice to the benefit of her family law clients.
Liza works in all aspects of family law practice:
- Separation and Divorce
- Property Settlement
- Parenting Arrangements
- Spousal Maintenance and Child Support
Liza’s life experience tells her that relationship breakdowns are often the most difficult time in an individual’s life. She has great warmth and empathy and aims to assist disputing couples find a way to reach agreement working with other professionals where needed.
Liza is a member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia and the local Hunter Valley Family Law Practitioners Association. She is also an enthusiastic participant and committee member of both the local chapter of the Women Lawyers Association of NSW and the Newcastle Law Society.