Services

Roger O’Halloran & company is a general practice that serves both individual and business clients. We provide personal service at reasonable cost.

Legal services include;

Conveyancing

To individuals, first time buyers or small to large companies our firm ensures all aspects of the conveyancing procees are handled in a professional and efficienct manner. Our services include legal advice on Contracts of Sale and Vendors Statements, facilitating finance from lenders, arranging a discharge of mortgage, obtaining rebates and stamp duty concessions for first home buyers, and all steps necessary in preparation for final settlement.

Commercial Law

We can assist business clients with leasing, sales and purchases of business, commercial agreements and relevant documentation.

We can also assist these clients in the event of disputes occuring requiring resolution by negotiation, mediation, and/or litigation.

Wills & Estates

Do you need  to review who gets your assets when you die? We can help you in drawing up a Will to put this into effect. At the same time if you are planning to travel or go into hospital you may need to appoint someone to look after your legal affairs for you. A Financial Power of Attorney is the way to do this. Many people also make a Medical Power of Attorney to govern their medical treatment to allow someone to make decisions about their medical treatment.

In the event of your death the people you appoint to manage your estate can receive assistance in carrying out their task from our Office. We have considerable experience in managing deceased estates. In addition if you are left out of a Will or have not received sufficient provision from a Will, you may need to receive advice from us about making a claim against the relevant estate for provision.

Child & Family Law

We offer particular knowledge and expertise in these areas with staff highly qualified in family law and mediation.

Brendan O’Halloran has extensive experience in appearing in Family Law matters in the Federal Magistrates Court and Family Court and in offering advice in both straightforward and complex parenting and relationship/ matrimonial property issues.

Divorce

If you have separated from your spouse or partner, our experienced lawyers can help you with your Divorce Application.  As part of our service, we assist clients through the whole process, from preparing the Divorce Application, service of documents, through to representing the client at the Divorce Hearing.

Court appearances and litigation

We can appear at Court on behalf of clients who desire legal representation. We handle our client’s case and materials with due care and skill. In cases that require a higher degree of expertise, we can arrange to have Counsel breifed on our client’s behalf to ensure that they get the highest quality of service and representation.

Personal injury

Our firm provides comprehensive advice on medical negligence, civil assualt and public liability claims including the legal requirements that must be satisfied under the Wrongs Act 1958 to succeed in recovery of general damages for pain and suffering. We can also assist clients in recovering medical expenses, lost income or compensation under victims of crime legislation.

Additional services

We pride ourselves on our ability to meet your needs.

  1. We accept legal aid and approved pro bono cases.
  2. We are on the ground floor our office is accessible to disabled clients.
  3. We visit clients at home or in hospital if they are unable to come to our office.
  4. We can offer help in Italian and Thai languages.

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Roger O’Halloran & Company – Geelong Barristers, Lawyers & Solicitors