Jan Avery

Jan Avery is a specialist family lawyer and mediator whose areas of expertise are separation, care of children, relationship property, protection of property rights, and mental health.  


Jan is an accredited member of LEADR and is accredited under the Australian National Mediator Accreditation System.  She is on the New Zealand LEADR Committee and was a board member prior to amalgamation with LEADR Australia.


Jan is a qualified Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) provider with extensive experience in family mediation.


Jan has been with Corcoran French for more than 20 years.  


Jan also acts as a court appointed counsel representing children and people otherwise unable to represent themselves. 


More than a lawyer


  • Gardening


  • Dance and music


  • Cooking


  • Spending time with family and friends