Lavan's Private Clients teams work in conjunction with each other to ensure that clients who have blended families are properly advised on structuring their affairs to minimise the potential for later disputes.
Lavan's Family Law team provides advice in all aspects of family law.
Our Family Law practice sits uniquely within Lavan's multi-faceted law firm. At Lavan, we are able to provide our family law clients with in-house expertise across other areas of law which could have a bearing on their family law matter including property, tax, wills, estate planning, business, commerical and insolvency.
Lavan's Tax team offers expertise in all taxation matters, direct and indirect and at Commonwealth and State levels.
We use technical knowledge and understanding of tax in a practical manner, taking into account industry trends and issues, to help clients manage their taxation burden. We commit to delivering excellence in all aspects of our client relationship to produce outstanding results.
The team assists with structuring and transaction challenges, advising on compliance responsibilities and management of disputes with the various revenue authorities. We have extensive experience in handling risk and audit reviews and, where required, objecting and litigating against assessments. In addtition, we are able to draft the documentation necessary to implement our advice.
We provide a full range of services associated with the preperation of wills, estate planning and administration, and contentious estate matters.
Our highly experienced lawyers often work closely with third party professionals, such as accountants and financial planners, to ensure that your assets are protected in the event of your illness or death.
We can also provide advice to ensure that both you and your assets are looked after to your satisfaction should you become legally incapable of making relevant decisions during your lifetime.