Practice Areas

 


 

Commercial & property

We provide practical advice, designed to meet our clients’ business needs. We advise in relation to a diverse range of matters including:

  • sale and purchases of businesses
  • corporate and trust structuring
  • establishment of new businesses
  • protection of intellectual property rights
  • employment law and subcontracting
  • buying and selling real estate
  • planning advice and land development
  • leasing
  • asset protection
  • refinancing
  • private lending and borrowing including establishment of secured creditor rights

 

 


 

Litigation

Sometimes, there is no alternative but to litigate. When this happens, we are in our clients’ corner fighting hard, while always keeping in mind their ultimate objective.

 

Our lawyers appear regularly on behalf of clients in the Federal, Supreme and County Courts as well as in the Magistrates Court, VCAT and the AAT.

 

 


 

Crime

SGLegal has expertise in the criminal jurisdiction, specifically white-collar crime.

 

 


 

Migration

SGLegal provides specialist business and skilled migration advice to clients based in Australia and offshore. John Voitin is a registered migration agent.

 

 


 

Family law

Our family law team knows that the breakdown of personal relationships can be difficult for those involved. We provide expert advice to assist clients through the challenge of resolving property disputes and arrangements for children. We aim to provide commercial, timely and cost-effective advice. Our areas of expertise include:

  • property settlements
  • complex financial structuring, including asset protection
  • arrangements for children including contact and child support
  • de facto and same sex relationships
  • personal protection orders
  • mediation and alternative dispute resolution
  • binding financial agreements (before, during and after relationships)

 


 

Personal legal services

SGLegal provides personal legal services and advice in the following areas:

  • sale and purchase of homes and other real estate
  • refinancing
  • wills, powers of attorney and estate planning
  • probate and estate administration