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Vivianne Tonscheck

Senior Associate

Phone: (07) 3009 6555



Vivianne is a Senior Associate at Creevey Russell Lawyers and practises exclusively in family law.

Vivianne advises on all areas of family law including divorce, separation, property settlements, binding financial agreements (prenuptial agreements), de facto relationships, children’s matters and child support. She is passionate about achieving positive outcomes for clients. Vivianne gains great satisfaction from providing strong, compassionate advocacy for her clients.

Vivianne’s clients appreciate her clear advice, forward thinking approach and the genuine interest she shows for their personal concerns and the outcome of their matters.

Vivianne is particular about conducting matters to maximise the prospect of a successful outcome for clients. It is the cornerstone of her practice to provide clear, practical advice to clients and that advice is given with confidence and empathy.

Vivianne has a passion for family law and she derives professional and personal satisfaction from resolving matters for clients, whether it be by way of negotiations, successfully conducting an Interim Hearing or obtaining an appropriate Judgment at a Final Hearing.

Vivianne’s capacity to weigh up, and balance, the relevant factors and circumstances in the ‘discretionary’ Family Law jurisdiction could be best described as pragmatic and shrewd and her clients benefit from her advocacy skills.

  • Family & relationship law

  • Separation

  • Divorce

  • De facto

  • Children’s issues – including parenting agreements, relocation, grandparent’s ‘rights’ and adoption

  • Property settlements

  • Binding Financial Agreements – including separation agreements and ‘pre-nuptial’ agreements

  • Child support

  • Domestic violence

  • Mediation / Family Dispute Resolution

  • Court proceedings


After an early career with the Air Force, Vivianne moved into the law.  The entirety of Vivianne’s practice as a solicitor has been within the practice of family law and she now has more than 11 years’ experience advising clients in family law.

Vivianne has conducted Family Law Court proceedings in various Registries including Darwin, Sydney, Rockhampton, Townsville, Brisbane and Adelaide.


Bachelor of Laws


Advanced Diploma of Government


Advanced Diploma of Aviation (Air Traffic Services)

Diploma of Government (Management)

Advanced Diploma of Personnel and Operations Management

Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland

Admitted to the High Court of Australia


Queensland Law Society

Family Law Practitioners Association
Downs & South West Queensland Law Association

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