David Reardon
David ReardonPrincipal
David Reardon is a Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist.

David was previously a partner in a medium sized legal practice for 14 years prior to establishing his own boutique Family Law practice on 1st January 2009. He has published a number of articles on Family Law and presented papers at international conferences on “Binding Financial Agreements”. He has a wide variety of experience in complex Family Law matters.

Legal qualifications

  • Solicitor, Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Solicitor, High Court of Australia
  • Family Law Specialist accredited by the Queensland Law Society
  • Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner
  • Approved Mediator with the Australian Mediation Association

Professional memberships

  • qld_accsp_logo_web_final2Queensland Law Society
  • Gold Coast District Law Association
  • Family Law Practitioners Association of Queensland
  • Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia
Joe Reardon
Joe ReardonLawyer
Joe first started with Reardon Family Lawyers as a law clerk in 2011 and was admitted as a Solicitor to the Supreme Court of Queensland in July 2012. He holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts from Griffith University and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice with merit from the Australian National University.

Since completing his undergraduate studies, Joe has worked exclusively in the area of Family Law and prides himself on being upfront and honest with his clients. Joe’s career in Family Law remains motivated by a desire to work directly with clients and achieve practical solutions that allow clients to move forward and get on with their lives.

Legal Qualifications

  • Solicitor, Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Solicitor, High Court of Australia


  • Bachelor of Arts, Griffith University
  • Bachelor of Laws, Griffith University
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Griffith University

Professional memberships

  • Queensland Law Society
Diane ReardonAdministration
Diane Reardon has been with Reardon Family Lawyers since they formed at the start of 2009. She is married to David Reardon, the Principal of the Law Firm and helps with a wide variety of responsibilities. She will answer and direct your calls, make appointments and welcome visitors. Sometimes called our ‘Girl Friday’ she also assists with mail, bookkeeping, banking and filing. Diane is always ready to greet you with a smile and happy to assist you with any queries.
Carol GrahamOffice Manager
Carol has over 30 years experience working in legal firms, beginning her career in Tasmania before moving to the Gold Coast. Carol has worked predominantly in Family Law and has been the Secretary to David Reardon since 2001. Carol assists with the daily running of the Reardon Family Law office and can answer any questions or queries you may have.

Information about our new bookkeeper will be coming soon.