With extensive experience across many areas of law, Peter is now focused on advising clients about their estate planning, private and business structures and property transactions.

After running his own legal practice for over 19 years, Peter understands the challenges business owners face and the types of practical solutions they are looking for.

“I provide clients with practical advice tailored specifically to meet their needs. I have a particular interest in helping clients with their estate planning and asset protection.”

Significant matters

Complex testamentary trust Wills and associated documents for clients with substantial wealth and with varied family circumstances resulting in peace of mind for clients and flexibility for beneficiaries.

Complex Estate Administration, involving the sale of properties, the transfer of listed shares and redemption of other investments and distributions to testamentary trusts for three of the beneficiaries, to two individual beneficiaries and to the children of the sixth beneficiary. After appropriate legal, accounting and financial planning advice to all beneficiaries, it resulted in happy executors and happy beneficiaries.

Advising on asset protection matters including discretionary trusts, unit trusts, personal and business structuring resulting in significant assets not being available to creditors in the event of litigation or insolvency events.

Principal solicitor for landlord client developing a 33 shop  retail centre from purchases of land, agreements to lease, leases, lease enforcement and, after a number of years, sale of centre resulting in a good return on investment for client.

Bachelor of Commerce, University of Queensland

Bachelor of Laws, University of Queensland

Member, Queensland Law Society

  • All aspects of personal and estate planning including Wills, agreements to make Wills, family agreements, binding death benefit nominations, enduring powers of attorney and advance health directives
  • Asset protection
  • Deceased estate administration
  • Commercial Property including purchase of sites, agreements to lease, leases, strata titling and lease enforcement
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