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Lesleigh Mayes


Lesleigh’s expertise lies in legal structuring, tax advice and corporate governance of not-for profit organisations and charities. The combination of the accumulated years of experience as a lawyer in a number of fields in the private and public sector with Lesleigh’s analytical and problem- solving skills enables her to add significant wisdom and insight when assisting her clients.

  • LLB (2nd Hons.) QUT 1983
  • Solicitor of Supreme Court of Queensland 1983
  • High Court Roll 1984
  • AICD Graduate 2017
  • Australian Sports Medal 2000 (swimming – 1976 Olympian)
Professional Registrations
  • Queensland Law Society (QLS)
  • QLS Not-for-Profit policy advisory committee member
  • ACNC Professional User Group member
  • AICD member and graduate
Current Board roles
  • Director – Dial Before You Dig (Queensland)
  • Director – Mt Alvernia College

Relevant skills and experience

Lesleigh has extensive experience in:
  • Appropriate legal and tax structuring and restructuring for not-for-profits and charities
  • Review of membership and governance models Implementation of new membership and governance models
  • Review of compliance – including the analysis of the application of legislation including tax legislation to structure
  • Identification and management of risks in governance
  • Preparation and updating of governance documents including constitutions and rules, policy documents
  • Transitioning of incorporated associations
  • Processes relating to amalgamation of related bodies
  • Advising clients about the impact of changes to the law

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