Together we will work out a solution

AC FAM Solutions provides you with choices that help you to keep control of decision making with a settlement focus. I encourage you to choose the options and experts that are most likely to help you in the long run that are affordable, timely & reduce the stress on you & your family.

As a specialist family lawyer, mediator and family dispute resolution practitioner I offer a diverse range of services that help you to choose the pathway that works toward a resolution that’s tailored to your circumstances and helps you to move forward after separation & divorce. I aim to help families resolve their problems respectfully no matter how big or small.

Start the conversation & move forward to resolve your family problems:

  • Explore your family law options & AC FAM services.
  • Learn how to build healthier communications with your ex, children, partners and other family members.
  • Discover how to tailor your solutions to suit your circumstances.
  • Choose options that are appropriate, affordable and allow you to move on with your life.

Choose your solutions from AC FAM’s tailored services:

Mediation allows for an experienced, independent and impartial family dispute resolution practitioner to identify and resolve complex issues in disputes.

You can choose the length of conference that suits you both. Costs for intake and conferences are fixed. Stress is reduced with an out of court focus.

Begin to resolve your separation & divorce problems with family dispute resolution and mediation anytime!

You can choose a family law pathway with the help of a specialist family lawyer who will guide you with tailored solutions to assist you with respectful communication, negotiations & mediation of children and property arrangements with an out of court focus.

If you are already in court or needing advice about court I can help you to navigate court proceedings for separation, divorce, children, property, & family violence matters. I will help you choose pathways that are safe, respectful and cost effective.

I offer fixed fee packages where assessed as suitable. Applications for legal aid may be considered.

Collaborative Dispute Resolution (CDR) is a pathway you can choose to stay in control of your own resolution of your separation, divorce, parenting arrangements, & property settlements.

CDR is a process that excludes costly litigation or court intervention. All conferences and stages are fixed price.

Your short & long term interests and goals are important. You have an opportunity to participate in a respectful and dignified settlement process in reaching mutual agreement about your separation and divorce….. while remaining amicable.

You can choose a team of professionals including a Collaborative Dispute Resolution Coach, a Collaborative Lawyer, and independent collaborative experts (financial planners, child consultants etc) who specialise in resolving complex matters collaboratively.

Avril Cowarn Principal Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, Family Lawyer & Mediator

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Telephone: 0412 129 757

Email avril@acfam.solutions
Graceville, Brisbane, Ashgrove,


Avril helped us get through some rough patches during mediation. With her support, encouragement and committment to get to a mutual solution we can now move forward as friends. A huge thanks to Avril !!” Anon

Avril is a caring and compassionate lawyer that has a heart for her clients. She is thorough and supportive in all she does.” Kym Briese, Briese Lawyers