Jerome Hey

Jerome Hey

Acc. Spec. (Fam.)
Member – Law Council of Australia
Member – Family Law Practitioners Association
2020 Doyles Guide Recommended Family Lawyer Gold Coast
2021 Doyles Guide Recommended Family Lawyer Gold Coast

Jerome commenced working in the legal profession in 2006 upon completing his dual degrees in Law and Psychology.

Having attended the Southport School and Griffith University and working in local Family Law firms since graduation, Jerome has always called the Gold Coast home.

Being admitted as a lawyer in 2007 and working exclusively in Family Law since that time, achieving the Queensland Law Society Accreditation as a Specialist in Family Law in 2013 and having been a Partner in his previous firm for 5 years, Jerome is well versed in all things Family Law.

Jerome was listed on the Doyles Guide for the first time in 2020 and again in 2021 as a Recommended Lawyer in the category Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers Gold Coast.

Having worked in boutique family law firms since admission, Jerome has a wealth of experience in representing clients through the various family law based areas, including property settlement and spousal maintenance, contested divorce, domestic violence, parenting and child support matters.

Jerome’s niche is complex property settlement matters involving complicated business and trust structures although he takes a keen interest in parenting matters and advocating for the child’s best interests being met in working towards an outcome in parenting matters where each child has a strong and meaningful relationship with both their parents.

Outside work, you will find Jerome honing his skills in the kitchen with his young family.

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P 0403 376 824

Toni-Lee Saunders-Locke Hey Family Law

Toni-lee Saunders-Locke
Senior Associate

LLB (Hons)
PostGradDip Legal Practice
Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland
Admitted to the High Court of Australia
Family Law Practitioners Association Member

Having worked in family law since before obtaining her law degree with Honours in 2014, Toni-lee is an integral member of the Hey Family Law team.

Toni-lee brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience having worked in a boutique, family law only practice her entire legal career.

Appointed to the role of Senior Associate within the firm in September 2020, Toni-lee handles all types of family law matters, with a particular niche in complex property settlements and parenting matters where there is a risk to the children.

Toni-lee assists clients in stressful and complicated matters with compassion, understanding and prides herself on her exemplary work product, attention to detail and client-focused, outcome driven manner. She continues to surprise the rest of the team with her ability to settle seemingly the most un-settleable matters with her unwavering drive to achieve a prompt resolution and to reach the best outcome for the individual client.

Originally hailing from the Apple Isle, Toni-lee has called the Gold Coast home since moving here to study locally at Bond University.

When not on the tools you will find Toni-lee enjoying the Gold Coast lifestyle, sampling wine and socialising with friends.

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P 0448 111 880

Jordan Palmer Hey Family Law - Team

Jordan Palmer

PostGradDip Legal Practice
Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland
Admitted to the High Court of Australia
Family Law Practitioners Association Member

Jordan commenced working with Jerome initially in another Gold Coast based boutique family law firm in 2016, coming across to join the Hey Family Law team in early 2020.

Jordan attended A.B. Patterson College and Griffith University and since completing his double degrees in law and commerce majoring in accounting, has practised exclusively in Family Law, after being admitted as a lawyer in the Supreme Court of Queensland in mid-2016.

A key focus of Jordan’s practise is providing constant client communication on their matters to ensure they are updated frequently. Jordan has a particular interest in complex parenting matters including international relocation and the recovery of children taken by one parent interstate without the consent of the other parent or permission from the Court.

Jordan undertakes the bulk of the firm’s domestic violence work, representing both aggrieved applicant’s and defendants in the specialist Domestic Violence Court at Southport and in other jurisdictions throughout Queensland and in other States.

With a background in Accounting, Jordan also works closely with Jerome on complex property settlement matters involving business valuations and taxation issues.

Outside work you will most likely find Jordan down the coast surfing with his mates.

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P 0432 834 018