Wal has 30 years experience as a commercial litigator. He provides commercial and strategic advice as well as personal client service. Wal became a partner in 1990 and is the firm's managing director and head of the litigation team. Wal practises in the areas of commercial litigation, estate disputes, family law and criminal law.
He has a keen interest and expertise in estate disputes. Wal has extensive experience in conducting litigation in a variety of Australian Courts. His approach enables negotiated solutions and favourable outcomes when court action is required.
Wal is a member of the Law Society of New South Wales and a member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia as well as being collaboratively trained. Wal regularly presents Will Dispute Seminars.
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