DDCS Recognised by Doyle's Guide to the Australian Legal Profession 

Doyle's Guide is an annual peer reviewed listing of the best firms and lawyers across Australia.
In 2021, as in previous years, DDCS Lawyers, and our partners and lawyers, have been recognised by Doyle's Guide as leaders in family law and wills and estate law in the ACT:

Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms – Canberra 2022 | First Tier Law Firm

Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Canberra 2022 | Market Leader - Di Simpson | Preeminent Lawyer - Lois Clifford | Leading Lawyer  - Julie Dobinson | Recommended Lawyer - Phil Davey

Leading Parenting, Custody & Children’s Matters Lawyers – Canberra 2022 | Preeminent Lawyer - Di Simpson | Recommended Lawyer - Lois Clifford

Leading Family Law Mediators – Canberra 2022 | Recommended - Julie Dobinson

Family Law Rising Stars – Canberra 2022 | Emily Tighe & Tina Lee


Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Law Firms – Canberra 2021 | First Tier Law Firm

Leading Wills, Estates & Succession Planning Law Firms – Canberra 2021 | Third Tier Law Firm

Leading Wills, Estates & Succession Planning Lawyers – Canberra 2021 | Leading - Phil Davey | Recommended - Theresa Dowling

Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyers – Canberra 2021 | Preeminent - Phil Davey | Recommended - Theresa Dowling

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