About Us

We work collaboratively with our clients to build strong, sustainable relationships. Our team is committed to delivering consistent high standards of service, and we understand the importance of accessibility. Working with us, you'll enjoy open communication, meaning well scoped, properly resourced and effectively managed matters.

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Latest Case

Assisting on whole of government technology agreements November 2, 2017

Maddocks advised the Commonwealth Government’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) on its whole of government purchasing agreement with SAP. The DTA was set up in 2015 to assist government departments and agencies with digital transformation and … Continued

Latest News

Winner of the first William Ah Ket Scholarship announced November 21, 2017

Tuesday 21 November 2017 A solicitor in a Victorian government agency is the first winner of the William Ah Ket Scholarship, a $5,000 prize named after the first barrister of Chinese heritage in Australia. K … Continued

Latest Article

Maximum term contracts considered by the Commission: has their use expired? December 11, 2017

Last week, in what is a decision with potentially significant implications, the Fair Work Commission Full Bench has overturned the legal principle underpinning the widespread use of maximum term contracts. These contracts are a common … Continued

Wills & Estates

We have a leading private client practice, with a distinguished reputation established over 121 years. We seek to combine the strengths of tradition, personal service, integrity, experience and confidentiality with a contemporary approach, legal expertise and state of the art technology.

We provide a tailored, personal and discreet service to clients across the whole spectrum of legal services, ranging from wealth management to guidance in personal affairs and wills.

Our services in this area include:

  • asset protection
  • business succession planning
  • estate planning
  • estate litigation
  • legal crisis management
  • living wills
  • powers of attorney
  • private charities and charitable gifts
  • probate and estate administration
  • superannuation
  • tax and tax planning
  • trusts
  • wills.

We have a leading private client practice, with a distinguished reputation established over 121 years. We seek to combine the strengths of tradition, personal service, integrity, experience and confidentiality with a contemporary approach, legal expertise and state of the art technology.

We provide a tailored, personal and discreet service to clients across the whole spectrum of legal services, ranging from wealth management to guidance in personal affairs and wills.

Our services in this area include:

  • asset protection
  • business succession planning
  • estate planning
  • estate litigation
  • legal crisis management
  • living wills
  • powers of attorney
  • private charities and charitable gifts
  • probate and estate administration
  • superannuation
  • tax and tax planning
  • trusts
  • wills.