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Latest News    09 April 2018
Lavan - Celebrating 120 years in Western Australia

In 2018, Lavan celebrates 120 years since Michael Gibson Lavan KC commenced practice in Perth in 1898. 

Latest News    26 February 2018
Partner Charmaine Tsang recipient of AALA’s Partner of the Year Award

Lavan is pleased to announce that our Employment and Safety partner Charmaine Tsang is the recipient of the inaugural Asian Australian Lawyers Association WA Chapter’s Partner of the Year Award.

Latest News    23 February 2018
Good Luck Rotto Swimmers

As a Western Australian firm, Lavan is very proud to sponsor the iconic Rottnest Channel Swim. Our two Lavan teams will be donning their Lavan speedos and leading our charge in the race to Rottnest tomorrow. Good luck to all swimmers and a special mention to those teams raising funds for a cause by swimming in the Lavan Charity Challenge. Keep an eye out for the Lavan kombi and the Lavan plane at the start line on Cottesloe Beach tomorrow morning!
Photo by Peta-Anne Photography

Latest News    11 January 2018
New Appointments at Lavan

Lavan is pleased to announce the following new year appointments.

Latest News    12 December 2017
Lavan Employment and Safety partner interviewed by The West

Following the #MeToo campaign, there has been greater awareness regarding sexual harassment in the workplace.  Please click here to read the article that Lavan’s Employment and Safety partner Charmaine Tsang was interviewed for, which featured in The West on Saturday, 9 December 2017.

Latest News    11 December 2017
UDIA WA & Frasers Property Women in Leadership Award Winner 2017 – Tamara Heng

Lavan is pleased to advise that property partner Tamara Heng has been announced as the winner of the annual UDIA WA & Frasers Property Women in Leadership Award 2017.

Latest News    28 November 2017
Does Harry need a prenup?

Lavan's Family Law partner Framy Anne Browne talks to Ross Greenwood from 2GB radio station about whether Prince Harry needs a prenup following his engagement to Meghan Markle.

Click here to listen to the podcast.

Latest News    16 November 2017
Lavan wins Youth Focus Corporate Responsibility Award

On Tuesday, 15 November Youth Focus held their annual Make a Difference Awards Night at Frasers, Kings Park.  The Make A Difference Awards are presented to individuals and organisations who have displayed drive and compassion in their support for the important work of Youth Focus.

This year, Lavan won the Corporate Responsibility Award.  Youth Focus CEO Fiona Kalaf said 

As the naming rights sponsor of the Lavan Fit30, Lavan led by example with registrations, encouraging their clients and corporate colleagues to participate in the fitness challenge. Lavan was instrumental in a redesign of the event to ensure it was community focused and inclusive to maximise its leverage and fundraising for the Youth Focus cause”.

All of the money raised by the Lavan Fit30 helps young people struggling with mental health issues.

Latest News    09 November 2017
High Court tears up millionaire’s prenup

Lavan's Family Law partner Framy Anne Browne talks to Ross Greewood from 2GB radio about the implication for prenup agreements following a High Court ruling where an online bride won a landmark legal battle against her Australian property developer husband.

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Latest News    14 August 2017
Can de facto couples share their super if they split?

Lavan’s Family Law partner Framy Anne Browne talks to 2GB Ross Greenwood about a push that could see de facto couples split their super.

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