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Petra Thomson, Principal Lawyer - Welcome to HOCW's Family Law Team

Wednesday October 31, 2018

Petra Thomson, Principal Lawyer - Welcome to HOCW's Family Law Team

We are delighted to welcome Petra Thomson as a Principal Lawyer, to HOCW’s growing Family Law practice.  Petra joins our Family Lawyers:  Simone Wunderlich and Chimene Vaughan.


Petra has been practising in the area of family law since 1996 and is a highly skilled and well regarded practitioner.

She has expertise in property settlement and parenting matters under the Family Law Act including de facto property matters; residence, relocation, child support and child maintenance; spousal maintenance and divorce.

Petra has vast experience in drafting financial agreements in contemplation of marriage; for de facto couples; for parties during a marriage; and, following the breakdown of a marriage/relationship.

She is skilled in dealing with complex financial structures involving high net worth parties and legal issues relating to fraud, tax liabilities, intricate corporate and trust structures and transactions. 

Petra has a passion for family law and has developed an excellent understanding of the desires and the needs of her clients in relation to their individual family law matter.