A dedicated Private Clients team assists clients from all walks of life

Whether you are an individual working in a government entity, an owner of a business, or an employee in the private sector

The MV Difference

  • Our team comprises of lawyers with various areas of expertise and experience who have an excellent understanding of all issues facing Private Clients
  • A commitment to collaborating with you, your representatives and expert advisers, to know your current circumstances and desired outcomes
  • An expert team who specialises in legal services to individuals
  • An award-winning team
  • A focus on practical and commercial plain-English advice borne from real-life experience by our lawyers
  • Full and frank disclosure of all legal costs and the legal work to be performed

Key issues for Private Clients


Every individual needs to be structured from a risk and taxation perspective. We will assess your risk profile and advise you of the best options to structure your personal, business and family affairs.

Estate Planning

Estate planning is more than just preparing a Will. It is the consideration of your personal needs, the needs or your organisation, succession planning, and consideration of issues which are relevant in the event of trauma or other life changing event. Our team of experts will assist you to plan your affairs in a way which has the least impact on those around you.


We help assist our clients with all aspects of their affairs including transactions which affect you in your day-to-day life. Those transactions include purchasing a home, purchasing an investment property, or setting up a company or a family trust.


We assist our clients with support and advice in relation to every aspect of their life, from their personal planning through to structuring their business and affairs and planning for their future.

Our services

Our clients include individuals working in the public sector, the private sector, business owners, entrepreneurs, sports people, and retirees. Our core services to Private Clients include:


Structure your personal, business and family affairs.

Planning your estate

Setting up companies.


Estate planning including Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney.

Trusts & tax

Family succession planning.

Property & Investments

Setting up trusts and other structures to minimise taxation effects.

Retirement home

Purchase and sale of the family home and investment properties.


2018 - Doyle's Guide

Recommended Lawyer - Wills & Estate Litigation - Michelle Gold

2016, 2017, 2018 Best Lawyers Australia

Real Property Law — Archie Tsirimokos

2016, 2017, 2018 Doyles Guide

Leading Property and Real Estate Lawyers (Pre-eminent, Leading) — Archie Tsirimokos
Leading Property and Real Estate Lawyers (Recommended) — Christine Murray

2017, 2018, Doyles Guide

Leading Property and Real Estate Law Firms (Second Tier)

2018 Doyles Guide

Bernice Ellis - Leading Lawyer - Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Canberra

2018, 2017, 2016 Doyles Guide

Leading Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Law Firm Canberra.

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