Susan Ilias

Susan Ilias

Senior Associate

  • Areas of Law Family Law , Divorce , Property , Parenting , Financial Agreements , Child Support , Domestic Violence

Susan Ilias is a senior associate in Aitken Partners’ Family Law Team. Susan has nearly two decades experience representing clients in a range of family law issues with a special focus on Domestic Violence and Intervention Orders as both a lawyer and barrister for applicants and respondents.

She provides advice on property matters and children’s matters during the family law process and also works as an Independent Children’s Lawyer.
Susan has previously worked as the family violence duty lawyer at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court and Heidelberg Magistrates’ Court as well as various community legal centres providing urgent assistance to people involved in domestic violence issues.

Susan has also run Intervention Order appeals in the County Court and assists clients in criminal matters relating to breaches of Intervention Orders and appeals in the Country Court.

Prior to entering the law, Susan worked in Aged Care.

Experience
  • Family Violence and Personal Safety Intervention Orders
  • Family Law Property Settlements and Parenting matters
  • Family Law Independent Children’s Lawyer
  • Criminal law matters resulting from breaches of Intervention Orders
Relaxation
  • Travelling
  • Running
  • Walking my dogs