Team

Team

Les Kohegyi
Director, Legal

LES KOHEGYI

DIRECTOR, LEGAL

E: les@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Wills & Estate Planning , Will Disputes , Business & Commercial Law , Hungarian Clients

Les holds Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce (Finance)(Honours) degrees from Deakin University and a Masters Degree in Applied Law, majoring in Wills & Estates, from the College of Law.  In addition to these tertiary qualifications, Les holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Governance from Chartered Secretaries Australia. He is entitled to appear in all State and Federal courts, Les practises in the areas of commercial litigation, business law, conveyancing, debt collection and wills & estates.

Les has previously worked as a consultant for financial services and legal executive search firm and a Client Relationship Assistant Manager for one of Australia’s leading share registries; gaining considerable practical experience in areas of corporate governance and employer and employee related needs. He brings to his practice his experiences from outside of the law, having previously taught English as a foreign language to business executives and having produced and presented radio shows for SBS Radio’s Hungarian language service.

Vince Leone
Director, Business Advisory

VINCE LEONE

DIRECTOR, BUSINESS ADVISORY

E: vince.leone@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Business Advisory, Mediation, Negotiations, Building/Construction Matters (Vince is a qualified and experienced Civil/Structural Engineer with Town Planning, Merger & Acquisition, Business Sales, Italian Clients

Vince has over 20 years’ management experience spanning many industries (including Property, Business Consulting, IT & Telecommunications, eCommerce/Software, Finance & Insurance, Engineering, Mining, Infrastructure/Utility, Retail, Automotive, Transport, Manufacturing, Distribution, Education & Government) over a number of geographies (including Australia, Asia, China, India, Middle East, Europe, South Africa and the USA). Vince holds Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), Town Planning qualifications and has and facilitated numerous business courses.

Vince is also the Managing Director of BOSS Consulting & Advisory Group, an organisation he established to provide specialist Business Optimisation and Strategic Services (BOSS). In this capacity Vince has assisted business owners/directors establish new organisations, optimise existing businesses, establish new markets and take businesses to the next level. Vince previously worked as Managing Director, CEO or General Manager of a number of private and public organisations (some listed on the Australia ASX and UK AIM stock markets).

Vince brings a new approach to our practice, focusing on protecting our clients’ assets and lifestyle whilst achieving the best possible commercial outcome, where possible, avoiding costly and protracted legal battles.

Contact Vince, for a no obligation meeting, to see how we achieve these results for you.

NINA LACHMANN
PARTNER (Australian & Overseas LAWYER)

NINA LACHMANN

PARTNER (Australian & Overseas LAWYER)

E: nina.lachmann@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Business/Commercial Law, Commercial Litigation, Building and Construction Disputes, Business Advice, Mergers & Acquisitions, Family Law, Wills, Estate, Probate, Debt Collection & General Law.

Nina is an experienced Australian and South African lawyer, with a solid background in various legal environments, with a specific focus on Corporate and Commercial Law.  She has experience negotiating and facilitating a wide range of commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, business sales and purchases, commercial and retail leasing and effective business structuring.  Nina has also been involved in the dispute resolution process across all of these areas as well as ensuing litigation.

We're hiring!

We’re HIRING!

Contact ANY of our TEAM Members for a CONFIDENTIAL discussion (T: 03 8383 5999)

E: lawyers@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas:  Family Law, Property Law, Wills/Estate/Probate Law & Business Law

 

JORDYN NICHOLSON
SENIOR LAWYER

JORDYN NICHOLSON

SENIOR LAWYER

E: jordyn.nicholson@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas:  Divorce/Family/Relationship Law, Intervention Orders, Criminal Law, Litigation, Mediation & General Law

Jordyn has 9yrs legal industry experience.  Her experience is predominately in Family Law, including Children and Property matters, Child Support, Family Violence and Criminal Law.  Jordyn also has accomplished Litigation and Mediation experience.

ASHLEE CHATS
PARTNER, LITIGATION

ASHLEE CHATS

PARTNER, LITIGATION

E: ashlee.chats@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Business/Commercial Law, Dispute resolution, Litigation, Family Law, Debt Collection/Recovery, Employment law, Wills, Estates, Probate  & General Law.

ANNETTE ESPOSITO
SPECIAL COUNSEL

ANNETTE ESPOSITO

SPECIAL COUNSEL

E: annette.esposito@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Deceased Estates, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Estates Planning, Probate, Trust Succession & General Law.

Annette  has practiced exclusively in the area of Wills and Estates since 2006.

FRANCESCA MITTIGA
LAWYER

FRANCESCA MITTIGA

LAWYER

E: francesca.mittiga@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Property/Conveyancing Law, Business/Commercial Law, Wills/Estate/Probate & General Law.

Francesca has 7yrs legal industry experience.  She primarily focuses on Property/Conveyancing Law, but also works closely with our Business/Commercial Law, Wills/Estate/Probate & General Law teams.

JESS JARRETT
LAWYER

JESS JARRETT

LAWYER

E: jess.jarrett@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Family Law, Criminal Law, Intervention Orders (IVOs), Property Law, Wills/Estates/Probate Law & General Law

DILARA OZER
LAW ASSOCIATE

DILARA OZER

LAW ASSOCIATE

E: dilara.ozer@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas:  Dilara is soon to be admitted as a Lawyer and, together with our senior lawyers, can assist you in all areas of law.

 

RICHARD GOULD
FINANCIAL ANALYST & CONTROLLER

RICHARD GOULD

FINANCIAL ANALYST & CONTROLLER

E: financialcontroller@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Financial Analysis of legal matters and managing our Finance Department

Richard is a senior Accountant and experienced finance manager with a demonstrated history of working in the legal industry.  He is skilled in Financial Analysis and attending to all financial management aspect of our law firm.

COLLEEN KARTER
COMMERCIAL & ADMINISTRATION MANAGER

COLLEEN KARTER

COMMERCIAL & ADMINISTRATION MANAGER

E: LAWYERS@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas:  Colleen has extensive business and administration experience.  Contact Colleen for astute business advice to propel your profits and lifestyle.

 

JORDYN WILSON
LAWYER

JORDYN WILSON

LAWYER

E: jordyn.wilson@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas: Family Law, Property Law, Wills/Estates Law & General Law

ALANNAH LEONE
CLIENT LIAISON & MARKETING

ALANNAH LEONE

CLIENT LIAISON & MARKETING

E: LAWYERS@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas:  Client Marketing & Communications

JACINTA EVANS
LEGAL ADMINISTRATION

JACINTA EVANS

LEGAL ADMINISTRATION

E: LAWYERS@wrl.com.au

Practice Areas:  All areas of law

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Contact ANY of our TEAM Members for a CONFIDENTIAL discussion (T: 03 8383 5999)

E: lawyers@wrl.com.au

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