Rated by Doyle’s Guide as one of three First Tier Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms in Perth, 2017 to 2022 and the Leading Family & Divorce Law Firms in Western Australia 2024

Stacey Wellings


“What brings comfort to most clients is the certainty of a positive end to their matter and the ability to move on. I enjoy helping clients reach a fair and equitable resolution as quickly and as cost effectively as possible, so they can look forward to a new chapter.”

Stacey completed a Bachelor of Laws and Arts from Notre Dame University in 2010 and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2011.

Stacey joined the Carr & Co team in 2009 and became a Director at the firm in 2017. She practices in all areas of family law and has a particular interest in complex financial matters involving multiple corporate and trust structures and/or accounting and taxation issues. She has instructed Senior Counsel and appeared as Junior Counsel in a number of trials in the Family Court of Western Australia. She has also instructed Senior Counsel and/or appeared as Junior Counsel in successful appeals to the Full Court of the Family Court of Australia and the High Court of Australia.

Stacey has been recommended as one of Western Australia’s recommended: leading Family & Divorce Lawyers in 2023 and 2024, and in the leading family law category of the Doyle’s Guide each year from 2017. Since 2019 Stacey has also been recommended in the high-value and complex matter category.

Stacey is the current President of the Family Law Practitioners’ Association of WA and the Deputy Chair of the Mental Health & Wellbeing Committee of the Law Society of Western Australia.

She was awarded the Family Law Practitioners’ Association Young Family Lawyer of the Year Award in 2016.