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Freda is a Nationally Accredited Mediator

Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Doyle's Guide – Australia 2020

Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Doyle's Guide – Brisbane 2021

Leading Family Lawyers (High-Value & Complex Property Matters) – Doyle's Guide – Brisbane 2021

Freda Wigan

Freda is a Partner and co-manages our Family and Relationship Law practice. She is also a lead Partner of our HG Private practice.

/ Experience

Freda is a senior and skilled family law practitioner. She delivers exceptional outcomes for her clients and is a compassionate and thorough adviser.

Freda is an Accredited Specialist (Family Law), Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, a Mediator and the former President of Queensland Collaborative Law which is the peak body for collaborative law in Queensland. She continues to represent the organisation as a committee member. More recently, Freda was appointed Secretary of the Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals and is a trained Collaborative Law professional.

Freda is recognised as a Leading Australian Family and Divorce Lawyer and Leading Family Lawyer (High Value and Complex Property Matters) by Doyle’s Guide, 2018 (Queensland) and 2019-2021 (Brisbane). Additionally, Freda was included in The Best Lawyers™ in Australia 2021 for Alternative Dispute Resolution; Family Law.

/ Awards

Doyle’s Guide

  • Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Australia, 2018 and 2020 (Recommended)
  • Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers - Brisbane, 2018-2021 (Leading)
  • Leading Family Lawyers (High-Value & Complex Property Matters) – Brisbane, 2019-2021 (Preeminent)
  • Leading Family Lawyers (High-Value & Complex Property Matters) - Queensland, 2018

Best Lawyers

  • 2020 - Family Law
  • 2019 - Family Law
  • 2018 - Family Law

Publications by Freda Wigan