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Lynn Armstrong

Lynn is Special Counsel at Best Wilson Buckley Family Law and is a Practice Leader in our Toowoomba office.

Lynn is a Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist and has worked exclusively as an established Toowoomba family lawyer since 2005.  These years of experience combined with her formal education have gifted her with a unique skillset and in 2018 she was recognised by independent Doyle’s Guide as a leading family lawyer in the Toowoomba, Darling Downs, and Western Queensland region.

Personal experience led Lynn to practise family law with a desire to show that there is another way to delivering family law outcomes that ensures the emotional and financial wellbeing of her clients is protected.  Her time as a family lawyer together with her life experience enables her to provide the support and guidance needed by clients to achieve the best possible outcomes for their family and their future.

In addition to her Bachelor of Laws, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, and her specialist accreditation, Lynn also holds a Masters of Law (Family Law).

Expertise and Professional Qualifications

Lynn is a Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist with over 15 years of experience practising exclusively in family law. Combining experience in both private and legal aid practice with her formal education and qualifications, she possesses a wealth of knowledge across parenting, adoption, property, and domestic and family violence matters.

Lynn is also incredibly experienced in the intricate, sensitive, and complex area of child safety and child protection. As an experienced litigator and advocate, she consistently achieves swift and amicable resolutions for her clients.

family law accredited specialist

Associations and Career Awards


  • Downs and South West Queensland Law Association
  • Queensland Family Law Practitioners Association
  • Law Council of Australia


  • Finalist, Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards Special Counsel of the Year – 2020
  • Finalist, Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards Regional/Suburban Lawyer of the Year – 2020
  • Doyle’s Guide Recommended Family Lawyer (Toowoomba, Darling Downs and Western Queensland) – 2018


By Lynn Armstrong | Parenting matters

Negotiating Christmas

Around this time every year, family lawyers are working hard, trying to sort out Christmas festive season time and changeover arrangements for families. While these will, of course, be different...

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By Lynn Armstrong | Parenting

Considerations for parenting arrangements

The dynamics of a family can be affected significantly by how the parenting arrangements are worked out following separation. Depending on the needs of the specific family, often separation will...

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By Lynn Armstrong | Domestic and Family Violence Issues

Impacts of Domestic Violence on Children

Domestic violence is a frequently discussed subject in the media and courts. It is, unfortunately, something that occurs in many households, whether it happens for the first time around separation...

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By Lynn Armstrong | COVID-19 | Parenting matters

Negotiating Changes to Parenting Arrangements in a Changing World

There can be no dispute that the ever changing world that we now find ourselves in has had the result of straining co-parenting relationships, particularly where the situation may have...

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By Lynn Armstrong | Family Law | General

The Sum of All the Parts

Most people think of the law as being black and white, right or wrong. This may be of true of some practice areas, but it couldn’t be further from the...

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Thank you again from the bottom of my heart... I feel overwhelmed by your thoughtfulness… I appreciate all the hard work you are both doing to support me.
Happy Client
Hi Lynn, Jess, and Zoe and anyone else that has helped me out. Just wanted to send you a quick note to say thank you for all that you have done for me over the last 12 months… It had been a long and frustrating 12 months… Time to now to buy a new home and get back on track again. Thanks again for everything.
Happy Client
I came to BWB to get legal advice and didn’t expect to be supported and encouraged by Lynn and Jess through the process, which has given me the strength to keep going until today when it settled. My friends, when they heard where I was going, told me that BWB is known for that.
Happy Client
We are over the moon to see [the children] back where they belong. We would like to sincerely thank you and your team for all that you have done.
Happy Client
I truly am so grateful to you and everything you have done over the past year and a half. It has been a rollercoaster, however the compassion you show in your role gives family law practitioners a really great name. I think you know just how much it means to me and my family – which is what makes you great.
Happy Client
Thank you so much … I’m so happy with the outcome … I can’t thank you enough. I’m so thankful I had you on my side.
Happy Client

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