In light of the coronavirus pandemic, Chief Justice of the Family Court of Australia and Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia, the Hon Will Alstergren, released a statement on 26 March 2020 which clarifies the current status of the Courts and provides parents with some general guidance in regards to parenting arrangements during this difficult period.

The statement can be read here. Pigdon | Norgate encourages all separated parents with parenting orders and those parents who are having difficulty working out arrangements during this difficult time to read the statement. It is also a useful guideline for anyone who is co-parenting during this difficult period.

Pigdon | Norgate continues to operate and remain open during this period. If you require assistance during this time please do not hesitate to contact us by phone 02 8907 7700 or by email [email protected].