Michelangelo Benedetti

Michelangelo Benedetti (Michael) is a distinguished Special Counsel at Ramsden Family Law. As a seasoned family lawyer with almost 11 years of post-admission experience and 9 years of focused family law experience in the Gold Coast and Brisbane area, Michael brings profound understanding and expertise to our firm. He is an Accredited Mediator under the National Mediation Accreditation Scheme (NMAS), making him an invaluable resource for navigating intricate family law matters.

Throughout his legal career, Michael has been dedicated to assisting individuals and families in achieving equitable and favourable resolutions to their family law disputes. His vast knowledge and skill set enables him to offer strategic advice and representation in various areas, encompassing divorce, child custody, property settlements, spousal maintenance, and domestic violence. Between 2018 and 2020, Michelangelo took up a legal in-house role with the headquarters of an international non-governmental organisation, working across areas such as corporate governance and compliance, property and land, contracts, banking, taxation, privacy, employment and litigation.

Michael is well-versed in advanced mediation and negotiation techniques. He is committed to assisting clients in finding amicable resolutions outside the courtroom, fostering a cooperative and less adversarial approach to family law disputes. Michael’s emphasis on alternative dispute resolution reflects his unwavering commitment to minimising conflicts and safeguarding the well-being of all parties involved, with particular consideration for the children.

Michael adopts a compassionate and client-centric approach, placing paramount importance on understanding each client’s unique circumstances. He tailors legal strategies that align with their objectives and priorities, delivering clear and practical advice while navigating the legal process with empathy and professionalism.

Beyond his legal practice, Michael remains actively engaged in the legal community, staying abreast of the latest developments in family law and sharing his expertise through publications and seminars. Michael is particularly interested in forms of alternate dispute resolution, such as mediation, and how they can help clients achieve better outcomes without the need for expensive and protracted litigation. In his spare time, Michelangelo enjoys playing soccer with his family. He is an avid supporter of his favourite team, Juventus FC.

When you select Michelangelo Benedetti as your family law advisor, rest assured that you are in the hands of a capable professional. Contact Ramsden Family Law today to schedule a consultation with Michael and experience his profound expertise and unwavering dedication to achieving optimal outcomes for you and your family.