Lachlan has practised exclusively in wills and estates law, and VCAT guardianship and administration since his admission as a solicitor.
His expertise encompasses estate planning, VCAT administration and financial investigations, VCAT disputes in the guardianship and administration list, and estate litigation.
In addition to his Bachelor of Laws, Lachlan holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), and is a Chartered Tax Adviser with the Tax Institute of Australia. He uses his tax and accounting expertise to assist clients achieve positive commercial outcomes – whether that is by providing pragmatic tax advice in the context of estate planning, estate administration and litigation; or being able to analyse complex financial arrangements and undertake financial investigations.
Lachlan works collaboratively with his clients to ensure they are fully informed about where they stand, with a focus on resolving disputes in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Lachlan has a specialist interest in tax, estate litigation, trust disputes and self-managed superannuation fund disputes.