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Private Clients

Russell Kennedy has a long history of acting for privately owned businesses and high net worth individuals.

We provide comprehensive advice and representation in all aspects of family law, as well as in private estate and trust law, property matters and succession planning in both the family and business contexts.

As private client lawyers we have maintained relationships with clients through successive generations and we have provided advice on all aspects of their business cycle, along with extensive and strategic estate planning and business succession advice.

Our expertise includes:

The team work closely with our client’s accounting, tax and other advisors to determine the best business and investment structure for their needs.

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Will and Estates

Why have a Will?

20 Aug 2019

Wills are often associated with the elderly, but what happens with the sudden and unexpected death of a young person? The last thing that a family wants in that instance is complexity or the risk of l ...

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Victorian Government proposes amendment to IVF laws

6 Jun 2019

The Victorian Government has introduced changes to IVF legislation to provide that a married woman in Victoria need not obtain the consent of her spouse to undergo IVF treatment, if using donor sperm, ...

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Is bird’s nest parenting the answer for divorcing parents?

15 Jan 2019

Bird’s nest parenting is one option for parenting during separation and divorce. This concept gives children figurative custody of the family home. Rather than the children going from one parent’s hom ...

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