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Cassandra Selvaggio

Senior Associate - Accredited Family Law Specialist

Telephone: (03) 9435 9044

Cassandra Selvaggio is an experienced Accredited Family Law Specialist, known for her caring and compassionate approach to working with our clients.

Bachelor of Laws, La Trobe University 2013

Bachelor of Arts, La Trobe University 2013

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Leo Cussen Institute 2013

Accredited Family Law Specialist, Law Institute of Victoria

Cassandra has a passion for family law and has worked exclusively in this area since joining the firm in 2014.

She helps our clients through separation and divorce, including dividing money and property and negotiating arrangements for their children. She also helps people experiencing family violence to take action and can assist those who are defending an intervention order.  

Our clients value Cassandra's caring nature, her willingness to listen and her supportive approach during what are often very difficult times for them.

Cassandra strives to achieve the best outcome for her clients, and understands that being a family lawyer is about more than just providing legal advice. She ensures that our clients feel supported and informed throughout the process.

While studying, she interned and volunteered at many law firms throughout Melbourne’s inner city and outer suburbs. She also had the opportunity to learn from Barristers involved in criminal cases at the County Court and Supreme Court of Victoria through the La Trobe University Crockett Chambers Program.

Cassandra joined the firm in 2014 and was promoted to Associate in 2017.


Northern Suburbs Law Association

Law Institute of Victoria

Law Australasia


Cassandra lives locally and went to Loyola College in Watsonia North.  She is a keen indoor volleyball player and enjoys socialising with family and friends. 

Services offered by Cassandra Selvaggio

Dealing with family violence

We help anyone experiencing family violence & have a supportive family law team to provide you with the advice you need to protect yourself and your family

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Finalising your divorce

Tonkin Law can help you in the process of finalising your divorce. Call us today to speak with one of our experienced divorce lawyers, confidentially.

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Negotiating separation

Tonkin Law has team of experienced divorce lawyers who can help couples in the process of negotiating separation while protecting everyone's best interests

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Pre-nuptial agreements

Get your pre-nuptial agreement drafted by Tonkin Law. This is a very important document and you should seek experts in pre-nuptial agreement law to draft it

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Fixed fee pre-separation advice

As experienced divorce lawyers, we offer our clients pre-separation advice to help protect the best interests of everyone involved. Find out more online

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A Helpful Guide to Successfully Navigating Separation and Divorce

Are you in the process of separating or divorcing? Our free guide to navigating separation and divorce answers is here to answer your questions!

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