Legal Services

Business & Commercial Law

Posted on Mar 7, 2013 in Legal Services

Business & Commercial Law

The services our solicitors can provide in the area of Business include: Advice on buying and selling a business Confidentiality agreements Terms and conditions Incorporation of company structures Establishing discretionary and unit trusts Establishing partnership agreements Establishing shareholder and unit holder agreements Advising and drafting distribution agreements Advising on and drafting employment contracts General Contract Law Consumer Law in Trade Practices and Fair Trading Provisions Franchise agreements Commercial disputes Our solicitors in the course of advising on buying or...

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Divorce & Family Law

Posted on Mar 7, 2013 in Legal Services

Divorce & Family Law

In our experience clients needing advice on general Divorce Law, Family Law, De Facto Law and same sex relationships issues require their solicitors to not only have the requisite knowledge of these areas of the law but also the skills to negotiate outcomes on their behalf. We have been involved in these areas of the law for over 37 years. The experience of our solicitors in these legal areas, enables us to assist you in achieving the best solution to your problems. Our solicitors help you own the outcome of your problems by involving you in the process to the extent you wish. We endeavour...

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Residential & Commercial Conveyancing

Posted on Mar 7, 2013 in Legal Services

Residential & Commercial Conveyancing

Conveyancing Our solicitors have over 50 years of experience in conveyancing from the first homebuyer to seasoned developers. Some believe conveyancing has been reduced to an administrative task, not requiring a solicitor or lawyer. However many licensed conveyancers do not have the breadth of legal knowledge our solicitors possess to enable them to effectively deal with property law and conveyancing. Often taxation issues, including Capital Gains Tax and Goods and Services Tax are relevant to a conveyancing transaction, and there can be traps for the unwary. In addition, contract law may be...

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Estate Planning, Wills & Deceased Estates

Posted on Mar 7, 2013 in Legal Services

Estate Planning, Wills & Deceased Estates

With changes to Superannuation Laws, blended families from new relationships and for other reasons, drafting Wills and planning your estate upon death or incapacity has assumed more importance in recent years. Often drafting a ‘simple’ Will without proper consideration of all the consequences of the law may have severe unintended consequences. Following a property settlement, divorce or breakdown in a relationship, a review of your estate is necessary to ensure your wishes for the distribution and/or administration of your estate and financial affairs are implemented. The...

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Local Government Law

Posted on Mar 7, 2013 in Legal Services

Local Government Law

Development Applications We can provide you advice in respect of the preparation of Development Applications and appearance before Local Government panels and if required, appealing against the decisions of Council to review panels and the Land and Environment Court. As objectors, your rights are very limited to appeal against unfavourable decisions which may affect you however there are circumstances where an objector may appeal against an unfavourable decision of Council. We can advise you in this area of the law and assist you in achieving the best possible outcomes by either mediation or...

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