Phoebe Smillie
Phoebe Smillie Family Lawyer

Phoebe Smillie


  • Areas of Law Family Law , Divorce , Domestic Violence , Property , Parenting , Financial Agreements , Child Support
  • Qualifications Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctor

Phoebe is a passionate family lawyer who is dedicated to assisting her clients to achieve successful resolutions in a timely and cost-effective manner. Phoebe has a strong interest in issues relating to parenting and children and ensuring outcomes that are amicable and tailored to the individual circumstances of each client.

She recognises the importance of effective communication within Family Law matters and prides herself on providing her clients with a high-level service through a difficult and emotional chapter in their lives.

Phoebe also has experience working in property matters, involving trustees in bankruptcy, trust structures and family companies. Phoebe understands the importance of early resolution and pre-litigation alternative dispute resolution in order to avoid protracted and costly litigation.

Phoebe Smillie is one of Best Lawyers: One to Watch in 2023.

In April 2022, Pheobe was included in the 2023 Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, which recognises some of the best young lawyers in Australia.

  • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Australia 2023 as One to Watch
Recent Experience
  • Non-biological parenting matters
  • Out-of-time applications
  • Family violence matters
  • PPP500 Property matters
  • Intervention Orders
  • Complex property settlement including trust structures, family businesses and farming matters.
  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Victoria Women’s Legal
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