With over 10 years’ experience spanning the United Kingdom and Australia, Clare is a highly skilled Senior Associate in our Private Clients team specialising in Wills and Estates.

Clare assists clients with an array of Wills and Estate issues including the preparation of Wills, Testamentary Trusts, succession planning and complex estate planning.

“Planning your Will or administering a deceased estate can feel like a daunting task. My passion is to advise and guide clients through the whole process, giving them peace of mind knowing everything is in order.”

Significant matters

Blended families – preparing estate plans to address the contrasting needs of various family members, including rights of residence for the surviving spouse.

Individuals with overseas domicile and assets – preparing global estate plans to address the succession of foreign assets and examine foreign tax exposure.

Business owners and professionals with Family Trusts – coordinating the succession for assets held in trust and corporate entities.

Deceased Estate Administration – including intestate estates and multi-jurisdictional estates.

Diploma in Trusts and Estates, Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners
Legal Practice Course, College of Law London
Bachelor of Laws, The University of Birmingham

  • Wills, including bespoke Wills for High Net Wealth clients
  • Estate Plans for blended families and individuals with overseas interests
  • Testamentary trusts
  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Trust Administration
  • Asset Protection
  • Succession of business interests and family trusts
  • Superannuation
  • Creation of Special Disability Trusts
  • Powers of Enduring Guardian
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney

Member, Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners


related contacts

Suzanne Hallas-Gleeson NSW
Warren Smith NSW