Cassandra Selvaggio

Senior Associate, Family Law Accredited Specialist


Cassandra Selvaggio

Specialist

Expertise

Cassandra is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law. She was admitted to practice in 2013 and has practiced exclusively in family law since 2014.

Cassandra is a pragmatic and resourceful lawyer. She combines her comprehensive knowledge of the law with a realistic approach. Cassandra is committed to empowering people to resolve their family law issues in a sensible and cost-effective manner.

Cassandra understands that being a family lawyer is about more than providing legal advice. She ensures that her clients feel supported and informed throughout the process. Cassandra’s clients value her professionalism and her friendly and compassionate nature.

She advises and represents people across a broad range of areas including property and parenting matters, spousal maintenance, child support, family violence Intervention Orders and Divorce. Cassandra appears for clients at private mediation and in Court and is a confident and determined advocate.

In addition to her client focused approach, Cassandra is passionate about maintaining expertise in the family law industry. In 2021, she was appointed to the Law Institute of Victoria Family Law Specialisation Advisory Committee. The Committee is responsible for examining and assessing lawyers seeking to gain recognition as an Accredited Specialist in family law.


Qualifications

  • Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist – Family Law
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice - Leo Cussen Centre for Law
  • Bachelor of Laws – Latrobe University
  • Bachelor of Arts (majoring in history) – La Trobe University

Membership

  • Family Law Specialisation Advisory Committee
  • Law Institute of Victoria – Family Law Section
  • Law Council of Australia – Family Law Section

Contact

Telephone: 03 8672 5222
Office Address: Level 3, 224 Queen Street, Melbourne 3000
Email: cassandra.selvaggio@blackwoodfamilylawyers.com.au


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