Rachel Carter

June 25, 2021

Case Law

Case Update – FAMILY LAW – PROPERTY- Appeal on issue of Capital Gains Tax FAMILYLAW – APPEAL – PROPERTY – Final property settlement orders – Whether the […]
May 18, 2021

What will your legacy be?

David Swensen, one of the greatest investors, died this year on 5 May 2021 aged 67. The news articles that have come out include the following […]
May 3, 2021

Special Disability Trust

Is a Special Disability Trust something I should consider? We understand that if you have a loved one who has a special disability, then a major […]
April 29, 2021

Binding Financial Agreements and Consent Orders

What are Binding Financial Agreements? You may have heard of a ‘pre-nup’, however in Australia we call them Binding Financial Agreements (‘BFA’). You can make a […]
April 12, 2021

When Should I review my Estate Plan?

Generally, we recommend reviewing your Estate Plan every 2-3 years or if your circumstances have changed. If your circumstances have changed, then it is important for […]
April 7, 2021

Binding Financial Agreements

CASE UPDATE – FAMILY LAW In the recent case of Beroni & Corelli [2021] FamCAFC 9, the Full Court heard the husband’s appeal from a decision […]
March 4, 2021
Old man looking contemplative

What is an Advanced Health Care Directive?

Advanced Health Care Directive (AHCD) An Advanced Health Care Directive combines two concepts into one legal document: It appoints a Healthcare Power of Attorney to make […]
March 4, 2021
Peace of Mind with an Enduring Guardian

What is an Enduring Guardian?

Enduring Guardian Appointing someone as your Enduring Guardian is different from appointing someone as your Power of Attorney. An Enduring Guardian is someone you appoint to […]
January 19, 2021

What is a Power of Attorney?

What is a power of attorney? A Power of Attorney is a document that appoints someone to make financial decisions on your behalf. You may appoint […]