Trusted experts in commercial and family law, our practice is situated in Melbourne's Brighton bayside. We provide experienced and highly-skilled legal services to businesses, individuals and families locally and Australia-wide, to achieve the right outcome for our clients' needs.
For a confidential appointment call us on:
1300 479 007.
RM Commercial and Family Lawyers.
Integrity and expertise.
Covid -19 - we are still working to support our clients.
We recognise that your legal needs are as important as ever during this difficult period.
We have adapted to keep you safe while enabling legal processes to continue. We are available for video conferences and phone-calls and operating 'business as usual' with appropriate safety measures in place.
Trust in our experience in trial and appellate jurisdictions: VCAT, Magistrates' Court, County Court, Supreme Court, Federal Circuit Court, Federal Court, High Court including Contractual disputes, building disputes, complex trust disputes, most business disputes, Australian Consumer Law, fraud, professional conduct disputes.
Working with you and your accountant and financial advisers to structure the best corporate trading vehicles, family trusts, (including testamentary trusts), fixed and discretionary corporate business trusts, sales and purchases of business.
Consent Orders, Binding Financial Agreements, Binding Child Support Agreements, Court Applications (including most appearance work), financial litigation, parenting, de facto, spousal maintenance applications (including urgent applications), child support (departure & enforcement), relocation, recovery, contravention matters, DHHS Intervention Applications, Divorce, appeals.
LEGAL PROFESSION ACT
Experience litigating under the Legal Profession Uniform Law (both for clients of law practices as well as for solicitors and barristers), including disputes over costs and appearances in the Costs Court and VCAT.
INSOLVENCY & DEBT
Liquidations, Winding Up applications (Supreme & Federal Courts), Commercial/ Debt Recovery, Bankruptcy (Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court), personal insolvency (including complex corporate trusts as well as Family Law context), advice on insolvent trading, preference claims and uncommercial transactions, guarantees, "wives' equity", subrogation of secured creditors, priority disputes..
WILLS & ESTATES
Preparing complex Wills with testamentary trusts (where necessary) tailored for your financial circumstances. Probate and Testators Family maintenance claims.
Integrity and expertise
With over a decade of experience, our lawyers strive for excellence in delivering legal services to businesses and families with uncomplicated pricing arrangements and the skills to ensure that you get value and the right outcome.
For most clients any litigation is daunting and stressful. We are well aware that those stresses are frequently about living with the outcome of litigation including its financial impact. Providing clarity round all aspects of litigation to give you the power to make the decision that is right for you is our highest priority.
Outside the Courtroom, we endeavour to provide as many services as possible on a fixed price basis, so that you know what you are spending. These are readily available, so you do not have to guess.