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Gary Yan & Gillian Coote
Gary Yan & Gillian Coote


 You always provided professional guidance and empathy.  I am so grateful I had you in my corner.

Award-winning family and divorce lawyers

Supportive counsel as well as strategic legal advice

When you engage Coote Family Lawyers, you can rest assured that you’ll be advised and supported by the best in the industry.

In 2020, the highly respected Doyle’s Guide to the Legal Profession recognised our firm as a leading family and divorce law firm.  

Doyles Guide - Leading Melbourne Family Law Firm

In the individual leading family and divorce lawyer category, our Principal Gillian Coote was recognised as one of the country’s preeminent family lawyers for the seventh year in a row, while Partner Gary Yan has been recommended for this top honour in Melbourne in the past four years.

We provide a full range of family law services, covering:

A greater understanding

At Coote Family Lawyers, we understand that beginning a new chapter in life has its unique challenges, which is why in addition to providing legal advice, we have established an extensive network of specialist referral law services to ensure all of your needs are met.

As part of our service we can connect you with psychologists, accountants, financial planners, buyer advocates, conveyancers, superannuation specialists, and wills and probate specialists among many other service providers who can help assist you.



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Special thanks for the level of detail in your advice; it really helped to frame the issues for me in a very clear way.

"At Coote Family Lawyers we see the person to solve the problem."
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