Partners

Brian-partner

Brian Herd   fullprof
Partner

Recognised as one of the leading experts in Australia on elder law, aged care, retirement, estate planning and disability and a regular author, broadcaster and popular presenter on many elder law subjects and issues.

Joanne-partner

Joanne O’Brien   fullprof
Partner

An expert with years of experience in, and passion for, advising the not for profit sector in all aspects of their operations from creation, management, mergers and governance through to risk and compliance and beyond, particularly in the aged care sector.

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David Quinn   fullprof
Partner

One of the very few specialist accredited advisers on workplace relations law in Queensland with vast experience across a breadth of issues in many sectors and jurisdictions both in the commercial and the not-for-profit spheres.

Our Valuable Team Members

Margaret-Sen.Assoc

Margaret Arthur   fullprof
Senior Associate

Our resident expert on the full gamut of life planning issues from guardianship, incapacity, disability and family disputes through to sophisticated estate planning and will challenges.

Kirinya-Assoc

Kirinya Khamsone   fullprof
Associate

A former Supreme Court judge’s associate, Kirinya offers extensive experience and expertise in our workplace section advising and representing employers and employees across the legal and practical issues arising in our workplaces.

Rebecca-Assoc

Rebecca Edwards   fullprof
Associate

With a background in aged care management, Rebecca brings hands on experience and insight into our elder law and aged services areas as well as a thorough understanding of complex estate planning issues and disputes.

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Claire Yeo   fullprof
Associate

A former Supreme Court judge’s associate, and with a background in native title, Claire now provides her expertise in our workplace section dealing particularly with employment issues associated with awards, business expansion and mergers, terminations, workplace agreements and representation in industrial hearings.

Natasha-Lawyer

Natasha Maynard   fullprof
Lawyer

With commercial and property law experience and litigation as well, Natasha adds a valuable extra dimension and perspective to our aged services and not for profit practice.

SallyHart-Davies

Sally Hart-Davies   fullprof
Lawyer

Being at the start of her legal career, Sally is a new and integral part of our Elder Law team and developing a keen interest in the issues confronted by older people.

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Raylene Visser   fullprof
Paralegal

A highly experienced legal assistant with extensive knowledge of retirement village issues and conveyancing.