Kristy Fuge

Senior Associate
Kristy Fuge

Kristy is an Accredited Family Law Specialist. She has experience in all aspects of family law with a focus on complex, high net worth property disputes involving corporate and trust structures and often third party interests.

Kristy also has specialist knowledge and experience in negotiating and litigating parenting matters (including cases involving allegations of abuse, domestic and international relocations, recovery orders), intervention orders, child support, de facto claims, injunctive relief and restraining orders, financial agreements, divorce and spousal maintenance.

During her studies, Kristy worked as an articled clerk specialising in family law.  Following her graduation, Kristy held the position of Deputy Associate to Federal Magistrate Keith Wilson of what was then known as the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia (now the Federal Circuit Court of Australia).  She was admitted to practice in 2006 and has predominately practised in family law at specialist family law firms in Brisbane and Melbourne.
Kristy has a detailed knowledge of the Court processes and cases involved in family law and understands the financial and emotional impacts of litigation on parties and their children. She is committed to providing a high level of client care and achieving optimal results for her clients using methods which best suit their circumstances.

Kristy is Co-Deputy Chair of the Maintenance and Property Sub-Committee of the Family Law Section of the Law Institute of Victoria.  She also serves on the Courts’ Practice Sub-Committee and is a member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia and the Family Law Section of the Law Institute Victoria.

In her spare time, Kristy volunteers as a supervising solicitor at Monash Oakleigh Legal Service.


Doyle's Guide - Family Law Rising Stars - Victoria, 2018

Family Law Rising Stars - Victoria, 2018

Rising Star - Kristy Fuge, Taussig Cherrie Fildes - Melbourne

Family Law Accredited Specialist
Doyle's Guide - Family Law Rising Stars - Victoria, 2018Family Law Accredited Specialist

Case Law Overview from Kristy Fuge

Kelby & Kelby [2017] FamCA 438

Does Capital Gains Tax form part of the “legal costs of sale” of a property?

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Ryers & Ryers [2017] FamCA 429

When will the court make orders freezing a bank account or requiring a spouse to leave their home?

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Publications by Kristy Fuge

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