VRT Lawyers:
a tradition of legal excellence

Our story

With over three decades of dedicated service, we are not just practitioners of law; we are specialists with a wealth of experience spanning Family Law, Family Planning, Wills & Estates, Property Law, Conveyancing, and Criminal Law.

Our firm is a family practice that prides itself on a legacy of trust and expertise. For over 30 years, we have been committed to serving our clients with unwavering dedication. Celebrating this milestone, we reflect on the countless families, individuals, and businesses we've guided through their legal journeys. Here’s to many more years of providing exceptional legal services and to the relationships we've built and will continue to nurture in the years to come.

At VRT Lawyers, we celebrate:

A Fresh Start

We believe in celebrating closure and fresh beginnings. Our ethos is built around the understanding that prolonged legal battles do not serve the best interests of families. Unlike many firms, we don't measure our success by the length of our cases but by the swiftness and satisfaction with which we resolve them.

Closing Cases, Not Drawing Them Out

We take pride in our ability to efficiently navigate the complexities of family law to achieve timely outcomes. Our skilled team is focused on creating tailored strategies that lead to quicker resolutions, allowing you to close one chapter and begin the next with confidence and peace of mind.

Streamlined Approach for Your Benefit

Our streamlined approach is designed to avoid unnecessary delays and costs. We tirelessly work to settle cases through mediation and collaborative methods, reserving litigation as a last resort. This not only expedites the process but also preserves relationships and reduces the emotional strain on all parties involved.

Your Closure Is Our Goal

We celebrate each case we close because it signifies the resolution of conflict and the start of a new journey for our clients. It's a testament to our commitment to your well-being and future. When you choose VRT Lawyers, you choose a partner dedicated to bringing your legal matters to a close with expertise, efficiency, and empathy.

If you're looking for a legal partner who prioritises closing your case efficiently and effectively, contact us today.

Let's work together to resolve your legal matters in a way that allows you to move forward with life.

Our team

Our team combines expertise and knowledge with exceptional care, and they are dedicated to finding the best outcomes for their clients.

Lisa Ruggero-Salerno
Lisa Ruggero-Salerno
Daniella Ruggero
Daniella Ruggero
Tracey Hayman
Tracey Hayman
Fiona Campbell
Fiona Campbell
Special Counsel

We're hiring!

We're always looking for great people who are qualified legal practitioners and are passionate about what they do.

Our services

We offer our clients a personal and professional experience when it comes to managing their legal affairs or advising them through different phases of their lives.

Family Law

The family unit is a central part of society and therefore family breakdowns can be extremely emotional times.

Family Planning

The family unit is a central part of society and therefore family breakdowns can be extremely emotional times.

Wills & Estates

Succession Act applications, Drafting Wills, Wills Disputes and Challenges, Drafting Power of Attorney, Drafting Enduring Guardianship.

Conveyancing & Property

Residential and Commercial Sales, Residential and Commercial Purchases, Business Sales and Purchases.

Commercial Law

This area of law is vast; involving commercial transactions, commerce, property, contracts, and financial matters.

Criminal Law

Apprehended Violence Orders, Assaults, Traffic Matters, Drink Driving, Defended Hearings, Pleas, Sentencing.

Our Culture

Whether you are after advice for your commercial or personal legal needs, our boutique firm are ready to assist you and grow with your every step.

Client testimonials

Our clients are the core to our business, we strive to resolve their matters before going to court and settle as soon as possible.

I would like to thank the team at VRT Lawyers for being ever so supportive throughout such a difficult time for our family. It was a pleasure having John, Isabelle and the team handle our legal matter.



VRT puts family first. I’d recommend VRT Lawyers to all my friends who are going through family law issues. They get you an outcome outside of court, and settle as soon as possible.



Thank you everyone for your help with our sale. A special thank you to Olivia. You have kept us up to date with everything and emailing back and forth. So many changes by the purchasers and lawyers, but Olivia kept up. We are return clients and will come back when needed.



Expertise in handling and settling complex family law matters

Our team of dedicated family law specialists have years of experience helping clients navigate complex legal matters.