Michelangelo Benedetti

Michelangelo Benedetti (Michael) is an esteemed Special Counsel in the Family Law team at Ramsden Lawyers.

Michelangelo is a versatile legal practitioner with nearly 11 years of post-admission experience. He has dedicated 9 years to specialising in family law matters within the Gold Coast and Brisbane regions. Michelangelo has honed his negotiation skills, successfully resolving disputes while maintaining excellent client relationships and achieving favourable outcomes across a wide range of family law cases. As a solicitor-advocate and trusted adviser, he has represented numerous clients in court proceedings and mediation. He is also an Accredited Mediator under the National Mediation Accreditation Scheme (NMAS), a valuable asset in navigating complex family law matters.

Michael’s legal career has been dedicated to assisting individuals and families in achieving fair and favourable outcomes in their family law disputes. With his extensive knowledge and skill set, he provides strategic advice and representation in various areas, including divorce, child custody, property settlements, spousal maintenance, and domestic violence. From 2018 to 2020, Michelangelo embarked on a legal in-house role at the headquarters of an international non-governmental organisation. During this time, he gained valuable expertise in various legal areas, including corporate governance and compliance, property and land matters, contracts, banking, taxation, privacy, employment, and litigation.

As an accredited Family Law Dispute Resolution practitioner, Michael is equipped with advanced mediation and negotiation techniques. He strives to help clients find amicable resolutions outside the courtroom, promoting a more cooperative and less adversarial approach to family law disputes. His dedication to alternative dispute resolution methods reflects his commitment to minimising conflict and ensuring the well-being of all parties involved, especially the children.

With his compassionate and client-focused approach, Michael prioritises understanding his client’s unique circumstances and tailoring legal strategies that align with their goals and priorities. He provides clear and practical advice, guiding clients through the legal process with empathy and professionalism.

Outside his legal practice, Michael is actively involved in the legal community, staying updated on the latest developments in family law and sharing his knowledge through publications and seminars. During his leisure time, Michelangelo cherishes moments with his family and indulges in playing soccer. He is an ardent supporter of his favourite team, Juventus FC.

When you choose Michelangelo Benedetti as your family law advisor, you can trust that you are in capable hands. Contact Ramsden Lawyers today to schedule a consultation with Michael and experience his expertise and dedication to achieving the best possible outcomes for you and your family.