Our friendly lawyers and consultants are experienced in a broad range of issues. Some of the issues we all face are outlined below – we’ve been there and helped many people through their challenges, and we can help you too.
Conveyancing: Sale and purchase of residential and business properties and rural and farm properties. Advice on planning, fencing and building permit disputes, including applications to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
Wills, Probate & Estate Planning Law: Advice and Preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney, applications for Probate and Letters of Administration, advising Executors and beneficiaries and challenging Wills and Estates.
Family law: Divorce, custody, contact with children and property settlements. Preparing Child Support Agreements, Section 90 Agreements and Consent Orders.
Commercial law: Preparation and negotiations for contracts and agreements and litigation in the courts at all levels, from Magistrates Court, County Court, Supreme Court and the Victorian Civil & Administrative Tribunal.
Sale & Purchase of Business: preparation of Sale of Business Contracts, advice before purchasing a business and arranging for transfers of businesses and companies.
Leases: advice regarding commercial, retail and residential Leases. Preparation of Leases and Disclosure Statements.
Franchising: advising franchisors and franchisees on the preparation of Franchise Agreements and setting up franchises. Acting on the sale and transfer of franchises.
Employment Law: advice on employment contracts and unfair dismissal cases.
Litigation: acting in court disputes in all jurisdictions, including debt collection, car accidents, insurance claims and contract disputes.
Personal Injuries Claims: acting for persons injured in car accidents, at work and in other accidents, with claims against the Transport Accident Commission, WorkCover and under the Wrongs Act. Obtaining compensation for “serious injuries” and common law actions seeking damages.
Criminal law: appearances for persons charged with criminal offences in all courts, including Magistrates’ Courts, County Court and the Supreme Court.
Insolvency Law: assistance in restructuring and reshaping businesses, organising company, trusts and partnerships structures and advice regarding liquidation and bankruptcy.