DPK

Daniel
Kelliher

Special Counsel

Daniel is our Wills and Estate Planning team leader. His practice encompasses all aspects of Estate Planning, Probate and Estate Administration, Estate Litigation and Superannuation Complaints. Daniel holds a Masters of Law in Financial Services and is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist in Wills & Estates.

Experience

  • Acting for Private clients, Trustee Companies, other Corporate, Government and Not for Profit clients on a range of estate and succession planning and property disputes
  • Advising clients on their wills, superannuation and discretionary family trusts
  • Advising on testators family maintenance (family provision) claims, contested probate applications, contested trust matters and mediation in these matters
  • Advising on superannuation, superannuation complaints and protection insurance issues
  • Advising on probate and estate administration including revenue, taxation and stamp duty
  • Advising in Property transactions for business and farm succession

Leadership

  • Committee Member, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Independent Director, Bayley Foundation Pty Ltd
  • Professional Advisers’ Committee, Australian Communities Foundation
  • Wills and Estate Specialist Committees and Study Group, Law Institute of Victoria

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