Andrew Davies



Andrew Davies is a highly accomplished family law professional with more than four decades of experience in the field. As an Accredited Family Law Specialist, accredited mediator, and accredited specialist arbitrator, he has developed remarkable credentials in assisting clients with their family law matters. His legal expertise is a testament to his commitment to the field.

Andrew is a distinguished alumnus of the University of Western Australia, where he earned a Bachelors of Jurisprudence and Laws. He is duly admitted to practise in the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the High Court of Australia, further reinforcing his legal standing.

With a distinct focus on property settlements, financial agreements, and international family law, Andrew provides his expertise to clients across various countries outside of Australia, including New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, India, South Africa, the UK, and the USA. He has cultivated a vast network of legal professionals and advisors worldwide, allowing him to offer valuable international perspectives and support to clients navigating complex matrimonial disputes.

Family law is Andrew’s passion, driven by its ever-evolving nature and its intersection with the intricate financial affairs of families. In recent years, his knowledge has expanded to encompass modern aspects of family law, including digital assets and cryptocurrencies.

Mediation and family law arbitration are also Andrew’s specialties, and he takes great satisfaction in assisting clients in resolving their disputes efficiently and cost-effectively. He is a registered Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (FDRP) with the Commonwealth Attorney General’s Department.

His depth of knowledge, extensive experience, and ability to inspire critical thinking make him a standout figure in the field of family law, recognised through multiple peer awards in the prestigious law firm directory, Doyle’s Guide, including being named as one of Australia’s Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers in the 2024 rankings.

Andrew’s commitment to advancing family law is evident in his contributions to the field. He has presented numerous papers and lectures at state, national, and international conferences, in addition to being a guest lecturer at universities.

Andrew is also a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) and has previously held executive positions within the organisation. He has also chaired the Family Law & Family Rights Section of LAWASIA and recently stepped down as the Chair of the Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators (AIFLAM).

Andrew’s commitment to professional development extends to his membership in the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), where he serves on the executive committee of the Western Australia Chapter.

His impressive legal expertise, international perspective, and dedication to innovation in family law make him one of the leading practitioners in Western Australia.


Andrew’s sense of humour, skill and understanding in a tense time at the mediation was very appreciated.


To the team at O’Sullivan Davies, thank you all. I appreciated your professionalism and ethics. Please pass on my thanks to Andrew Davies for his mediation magnificence.