LLB (Hons),Dip.Law,Grad.Dip.In Legal Practice Sarah has a wide range of experience of all types of family law cases, including property settlements, parenting issues, international child abduction, and all types of agreements. Sarah specialises in complex financial settlements, especially those with international elements and complicated business and trust structures. Sarah also acts as the Independent Childrens Lawyer in difficult parenting matters.Sarah's attention to detail and straightforward manner assist her clients in resolving their cases as early as possible.
Alfonso Layson (Senior Associate)
BBus, LLB, Grad. Dip. in Legal Practice Alfonso joined the team at Sarah Bevan Family Lawyers from another specialist family law firm, where he gained considerable experience in both advocacy and dispute resolution. He takes great pride in facing the diverse and challenging aspects of family law and strives to meet the needs and expectations of his clients in reaching a resolution. Alfonso's key strengths as a family lawyer lie in his passion for assisting people, and his compassionate and respectful approach to all clients.
Aboorva graduated with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours and Bachelor of Business, majoring in Finance from the University of Technology Sydney. Prior to joining Sarah Bevan Family Lawyers, Aboorva worked in various capacities at the Family Law Courts and most notably as a Deputy Associate to a Federal Circuit Court Judge. She has extensive knowledge of the court system and procedure and has a unique understanding of the Court’s expectations in family law cases.
Katherine joined the Sarah Bevan Family Lawyers team in early 2017, from the family law division of another Sydney law firm. Katherine has a strong background of experience in Family Law and has practised exclusively in the area since graduating from the University of Technology Sydney with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Spanish).
Tiffany is the legal assistant to Sarah Bevan, and the Office Manager for the firm. In a first for Sarah Bevan Family Lawyers, Tiffany is now a somewhat of a ‘fly in/fly out worker’. Following a required move to Perth at the start of 2016, she typically works 3 weeks each month from Perth and 1 week in our Parramatta office. The wonders of technology mean that you will probably never be able to tell the difference!
Cassie is a paralegal and legal assistant to Alfonso Layson. Cassie joined our team in 2017 after having worked as a legal assistant for 4 years at a commercial law firm.
Cassie demonstrates an eagerness to learn and displays a passion for Family Law.
With her previous experience as a legal assistant, Cassie has developed a range of skills which she utilises when assisting clients.
Lawrence is a paralegal working alongside all of our lawyers. He joined our team in early 2017 after demonstrating compassion, an eagerness to learn, and a strong work ethic during his internship. He will often be the first person you speak with when calling the office.
Lawrence is currently in his fourth year at Macquarie University studying a Bachelor of Law and Psychology (Honours). He is also fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.
Alex Le Hoang
Paralegal / Legal Assistant
Alex works as a paralegal supporting all of our lawyers. Alex joined SBFL in mid 2017 initially as a legal intern. He is currently in his fourth year at Macquarie University studying a Bachelor of Laws and Arts with a major in French. Alex is fluent in French and has extensive experience in university programs overseas.