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  1. Perp

    NSW Can a NSW solicitor not admitted by the NSW Bar Association hold themselves out as a 'solicitor and barrister'?

    This man has a supervised practicing certificate in NSW. The NSW Bar Association says that he is not admitted to the bar. His email footer says, and he introduces himself as, a 'solicitor and barrister'. Kosher?
  2. L

    QLD How difficult is it to be dual executors of a will?

    Hi there! This is my first post here so sorry if I don't provide enough information. My mother has just gone into the Public Trustee to create a will for herself with myself (her son) and my brother as 50/50 split beneficiaries for all assets in her estate. As she is getting older she has given...
  3. T

    QLD Solicitor's Refusal to Recognise all Executors

    My husband's father's estate has four executors and the estate solicitor is refusing to communicate with all four executors - Does each executor have the right to the same information and correspondence that the estate solicitor is only giving one or two executors ? My husband has asked that he...
  4. M

    NSW x partner saying i provided evidence i didn't

    The police had served my x partner with an AVO as he broke into my house and stole my laptop intimidated me and sent intimidating and insulting emails to me. I did provide the emails to the police after I found out my x had made reports about myself and my family to FACTS who then investigated...
  5. S

    QLD How to find out a client solicitor or Conveyancer

    Does anyone know how I can find out a persons solicitor or Conveyancer is there such a thing as a register? I have requested the details so that my solicitor can get in touch and they are refusing to advise who their Solicitor or conveyancer is. Has anyone got any ideas of how I can obtain this...
  6. J

    Suspect a fake document submitted as liability in probate in p

    My sister and I are joint executors and beneficiaries of our parents estate. My (older) sister always took on the roll of 'provider' if my parents needed help with property maintenance but it was no big deal until now, 6 months after my mum's passing. I lived with my mum for about 14 years until...
  7. J

    NSW Advice on my solicitor deciding to cease acting for me

    I am looking for advice with regard to my solicitor deciding to cease acting for me. I engaged a solicitor about a year ago to act for me where I had an accident. I attended a meeting with that solicitor in December of 2019 to speak about settling the case with the defendant. After attending...
  8. Nicholas N Chin

    WA Questions on an Easement Dispute - Help?

    I have questions about an Easement Dispute which I brought before SAT, DC, SCWA, COA and finally the HCA. The issue is: There is no exclusivity principle as decided by the judges because the lawyer preparing the conveyance should have documented it in the title deeds or by a separate covenant...
  9. T

    NSW Solicitor Negligence - What are My Rights?

    Hi, I have purchased a business and settled in September 2019 for $200,000 AUD in NSW. A week after settlement, I found out that the outgoing amount was too high and as it is my first business purchase, I did not know what legal documents I was supposed to receive and sign prior to settlement...
  10. Nga

    NSW Wrong info on our dad's Death Certificate, his whole case is a shambles

    I have just received my father's death certificate, and I the daughter am from New Zealand is not happy with the informants incorrect details given. My dad has live in Sydney for 32yrs, he met the informant years ago which was my dads ex partner they ended up being friends and she became a...