Marks Griffiths & Bova Solicitors | Mary Bova

Mary Bova, Family Lawyer Northern Beaches, Manly


Mary is a senior family lawyer with over 20 years extensive experience as a family law solicitor and specialises in:

Child Support

Relocation applications with Children

Urgent applications in the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court

Apprehended Violence orders Family Law Mediation

Mary understands the complexities involved with separation and divorce and will help you navigate through the legal process. Mary is an excellent mediation lawyer and has successfully assisted many clients with family mediation, child custody, child access and child support.

Mary takes the time to listen to her clients and has great ability to consult on all matters relating to family law. She is driven by the need to protect her clients, ensure they understand their legal rights and the options available to them.

In 2011 Mary was recognised for her service to her clients and to the community at Rotary’s Pride of Workmanship awards. Select to view the Manly Daily article about Mary’s award.

She was President of the Northern Beaches chapter of the Law Society for 5 years. Mary speaks Italian fluently and can assist clients who would prefer to speak in that language.

Born and bred on the Northern Beaches and with her family continuing to live, work and raise their children in this wonderful area and community Mary is passionate about contributing to and looking after our community whether in her capacity of giving free legal advice through her presentations with local community groups, including Rotary, Lifeline , Probus, Dementia Society , Various Senior Citizens group and is the Honorary Solicitor for the Peninsula Seniors Citizens Toy Repair Group.

Mary likes to keep fit and takes every opportunity she can to enjoy the outdoors the Northern Beaches has to offer. Outgoing and friendly, Mary enjoys meeting people from all walks of life and sharing and drawing from their experiences.

To contact Mary, please phone our friendly reception on (02) 9977 1133 in our Northern Beaches Manly office.


People on the Northern Beaches have trusted us to help them for over 65 years. The law might have changed since we first started, but you will get the same high standards of professional service and personal care from our solicitors that we have given our clients since 1945.

Marks Griffiths and Bova Solicitors was one of the first law firms established on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.