Elissa Riach - Principal

Elissa Riach

Family Law

Direct number:+61 8 8210 1262
Mobile:+61 4 2769 3077


  • Complex matrimonial and de facto property settlements
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Parenting issues
  • International and national child relocation matters 
  • Surrogacy
  • Child support
Elissa is a highly experienced family lawyer, having practised almost exclusively in family law since 2004. Her qualifications in in psychology and law provide her with a unique and empathic perspective that she applies to assist her clients in resolving their family law dispute.  

Elissa has expertise in all areas of family law. Whilst she has a particular interest in complex property settlements featuring complicated financial structures, Elissa has assisted clients in a variety of complex children’s matters including those involving international child relocation and abduction and allegations of abuse and family violence.

Elissa is compassionate, approachable and determined to obtain the best possible result for her clients. She strongly advocates her client’s best interests whilst utilising her experience and skill in negotiation to resolve disputes as quickly and efficiently as possible.

If Court proceedings are necessary, Elissa’s competence, attention to detail and experience assists her clients to achieve the best possible outcome.