Laura is a Special Counsel in our Disputes Resolution & Litigation team, specialising in the areas of family business succession, estate planning and superannuation.
Laura is listed in the Best Lawyers in Australia 2020 and 2021 edition for Trusts and Estates and Wealth Management / Succession Planning Practice.
Laura has over 16 years’ experience working with private clients and family businesses in crafting and executing succession plans.
Laura’s key focus is to understand each individual or families motivation for their succession planning and tailor an appropriate plan for the individual or family.
Laura’s areas of experience include:
With a background that includes sociology, family law and taxation, Laura is experienced to deal with the variety of issues associated with working with families and preparing comprehensive succession plans for clients.
Laura’s recent experience includes:
05 January 2021 - Knowledge
#Private Client Practice
We revisit the latest changes to enduring powers of attorney and advance health directives in Queensland and explain why it is important to plan ahead under these new measures.
19 October 2020 - Knowledge
#Private Client Practice
From 30 November 2020, new forms will need to be used for making an enduring power of attorney and advance health directive in Queensland.
18 May 2020 - Knowledge
#Corporate & Commercial Law, #Private Client Practice
Following changes to NSW and Victoria’s e-signing and witnessing rules, Queensland has now passed regulations allowing wills, enduring powers of attorney and advance health directives to be witnessed through video conferencing.
24 April 2020 - Knowledge
#Private Client Practice, #COVID-19
Many of you, like us, will have been grappling with continuing to meet the formal witnessing requirements of many documents, whilst observing the social distancing and essential travel only restrictions.
20 March 2020 - Knowledge
#Corporate & Commercial Law, #Private Client Practice, #COVID-19
Much has been made of panic buying as many Australians rush to protect their families from the perceived risk of dwindling supplies, whether that fear is reasonable or not. But what about protecting your family financially? Economic risk is not the only issue being faced.
16 Feb 21 to 07 Dec 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our webinar series designed for port and terminal owners and operators. These webinars will provide insights on the current trends and issues that matter to you. Now more than ever ports are vital nodes in an increasingly complex web of trade routes that span the globe. COVID 19 is forcing most of us to reconsider how we do things, and ports are no exceptions. This series will look at how Australian ports might navigate the challenges and opportunities posed by 2020, and how 2021 might be their most interesting year ever.
20 Apr 21 to 23 Nov 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our 2021 Queensland Government webinar series which we have tailored specifically for lawyers working within Queensland Government departments, statutory bodies and authorities and government-owned corporations in Queensland. These monthly seminars will offer you insights, updates and practical tips from our experts on topics which we consider to be particularly relevant for lawyers acting in the Queensland public sector this year.
20 Apr 21
In this seminar we will provide you with an overview of the legislative framework for royal commissions, corruption investigations and commissions of inquiry, insights and lessons learned from Howard Rapke, who led the firm’s team acting as Solicitors Assisting the Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants (Lawyer X) in Victoria and practical tips.