About Us

Walker Webb is a specialised family law mediation service

We mediate all parenting and financial disputes that may result from the breakdown of relationships.  By mediating with Myles Walker or Susie Webb you, or your family law clients, will have access to our extensive family law expertise in a dignified and compassionate process.   

Susie Webb and Myles Walker of Walker Webb

Susie Webb

Susie Webb, Mediator at Walker Webb

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Susie has more than 20 years of family law experience across a range of roles.  She studied degrees in Business and in Law at QUT. Susie completed a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice at QUT in 2001. Upon admission, she worked for many years in private preeminent family law practices in Brisbane and in Sydney.  While in Sydney she was fortunate to work under the tutelage of several Justices of the FCFCoA, including the Hon Justice Garry Watts AM prior to his appointment to the bench.  Susie also has experience working in boutique family law firms.   Susie has broad experience in a wide variety of family law matters, including high conflict and complex matters.

Susie taught family law at the University of Queensland for 3 years and for 7 years was an adjunct lecturer at a post graduate level teaching family law and negotiation at the College of Law, Queensland.  She was also invited to lecture in the Masters (Family Law) course at the College.  

In 2017 Susie was appointed as a Judicial Registrar of the Federal Circuit Family Court of Australia. 

In recent years, Susie was one of the first Judicial Registrar’s tasked to manage their own in-Court list dealing with financial and parenting matters. In that role she exercised her powers in Court to clarify and narrow legal issues and make determinations, when required.  

In her 6 years at the Court, Susie was the facilitator of hundreds of successful Court ordered Dispute Resolution Conference events.  Her Conciliation settlement rates were one of the highest in Australia, among her fellow Registrars (88%).    

In 2021 Susie was offered the appointment of Senior Judicial Registrar in the FCFCoA. She declined the appointment, preferring to focus on her work in the dispute resolution phase of the Courts case management pathway.

As a Judicial Registrar, Susie led the implementation of the priority property pools pilot (PPP500) project in the busy Brisbane registry of the FCFCoA.  She is committed to assisting parties of lesser means preserve their assets through early resolution.  To demonstrate this commitment, Walker Webb offer mediation at a reduced rate (in accordance with AIFLAM guidelines) for property pools under $750,000.  

Susie is an Accredited Mediator and also a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner registered with the Attorney General’s Department. She has training in mental health first aid, domestic and family violence and trauma informed practice.  

In parenting disputes Susie has particular interest in and understanding of children who are neurodiverse and / or have learning differences / disability.   

Susie has a keen interest in plain English legal drafting and a warm, easy to understand communication style.

As a mediator Susie’s goal is to ensure the parties feel heard in a safe and respectful environment with a focus on pragmatic and future-oriented solutions.

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Myles Walker

Myles Walker, Mediator at Walker Webb

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Myles graduated with degrees in Arts and Law from the Queensland University of Technology in 2007.

Myles completed a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice at the Australian National University in 2008 and was admitted to practice law at the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory the same year. Since this time Myles has focused on Family Law, observing and learning from the principals of tier one and leading boutique practices in Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Canberra.

Myles completed a Masters of Applied Family Law at the College of Law in 2012 and was Accredited as a Specialist in Family Law by the Queensland Law Society in 2017.

In the years that followed, Myles was employed as Senior Associate and Special Counsel at leading firms in Southeast Queensland, guiding his clients though litigation and alternate dispute resolution including collaborative law matters.

In 2018 Doyle’s Guide listed Myles as a recommended lawyer and then in 2019 as a Rising Star in Family Law.

In 2020 Myles was appointed to the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia as a Judicial Registrar. Shortly after his appointment Myles moved into the role of Co-ordinating Registrar for the Northern Region which includes Court Registries in Lismore, Brisbane, Rockhampton, Townsville, and now Darwin.

During his time at the Court Myles was the Magellan Registrar, case managing matters in Division 1 involving serious allegations of sexual abuse and violence against children. Myles also case managed a large docket of parenting and financial matters in Division 2.

Myles conducted Conciliation Conferences (property mediations) and Dispute Resolution Conferences (parenting mediations) as a part of his role as a Judicial Registrar.

Myles is an Accredited Mediator and also a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner registered with the Attorney General’s Department. Myles has training in domestic and family violence and trauma informed practice.

As a mediator Myles aims to be approachable, respectful, practical and solutions focused.

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Why mediate with Walker Webb?

High-level legal expertise

Susie Webb and Myles Walker have extensive experience in family law and offer their unique perspective as former judicial officers to assist parties reach the best possible outcome.

Complete impartiality

We are experienced in neutrally and objectively guiding parties towards unbiased and fair resolutions.

Dedication to efficiency

Our efficient mediation process reduces the time and costs associated with traditional litigation. It provides a real benefit for law firms and their clients.

Customised Solutions

Each client and mediation session is different. We tailor our mediation services to suit the unique needs of each case, providing you with personalised attention and support.

Strict confidentiality

Your sensitive information will remain protected throughout the entirety of the mediation process. Our team upholds strict confidentiality and professionalism.

Compassionate lawyers

The process of seeking legal mediation for your family law matter is stressful and emotionally draining. Our mediators show empathy and compassion throughout the process.

Future-focused mediation. Book today.

Ready to discuss how we can support you or your family law practice with exceptional mediation solutions? Book online and discover the difference Walker Webb can make in resolving family law disputes.