Elise Meredith
Senior Associate


Elise graduated from La Trobe University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Laws, having already completed her Bachelor of Arts at the University of Melbourne. Elise was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Victoria in February 2008.

Elise practises exclusively in the areas of Family Law and Intervention Order proceedings and is able to assist clients with simple and complex matters including:

  • Applications for Divorce
  • Parenting matters
  • International parenting disputes
  • Property division arising from the breakdown of marriage and de facto relationships
  • Advice and preparation of Binding Financial Agreements
  • Child Support matters
  • Intervention Order proceedings

Having appeared frequently earlier in her career before the Magistrates Court in her previous role as a duty lawyer in the Intervention Order list, as well as before the Federal Circuit Court and Family Court for parenting and property matters, Elise is highly experienced in litigation as well as resolving matters by negotiation and agreement outside of Court including at mediations.   

Elise provides her clients with tailored advice, in a practical, empathetic and understanding manner, to attempt to resolve her client’s family law matters by negotiation, where possible.

Elise also has experience in preparing and advising on Wills and Powers of Attorneys. 

Away from the office, Elise enjoys wine and cheese, reading and spending time with her family and friends.

Call Perry Weston Lawyers today on 03 9877 1744.