David De Alwis

Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1683083)
Senior Associate
Phone: 03 8600 6081


David is a Senior Associate in Aitken Partners' family law team and heads our Migration Law team. 

David has practiced in family law since his admission to practice. He is able to handle a wide variety of matters ranging from the most complex matters to every day disputes. His emphasis is to help his clients move on with their lives in the quickest and most cost effective way following a separation and if a matter needs to go to Court he is able to competently and confidently prepare his client's case and recommend a barrister who will properly put their case.

David’s particular interest is in acting in matters involving:

  • The Hague Convention (international child abduction);

  • Relocation (both interstate and overseas);

  • Matters in which one spouse is a bankrupt.

David is sensitive to people with various different needs and of different backgrounds and his Sri Lankan heritage gives him a special understanding of issues facing client’s with an Asian sub-continent heritage.  

David is also a Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1683083) and is able to deal with a wide variety of matters from the most straight forward to the most complex. David’s business clients rely on him to formulate migration solutions that help them with short/long term labour shortages. As a Registered Migration Agent, David is bound by the Code of Conduct which can be found  at https://www.mara.gov.au/media/553229/Code_of_Conduct_April_2017.pdf


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