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When should you start a will and seven reasons why it’s important

I’m sure you or someone you know has continually put off writing a will. It’s not something we want to think about, and it can be an emotional experience.

Meet the team: Associate, Alex Petrakos

Meet our team – recently we caught up with Alex Petrakos, Associate and practising migration agent and immigration lawyer for Michael Benjamin & Associates to learn more about his career, highlights, achievements and role at Michael Benjamin & Associates. 

Family Law: What are Binding Financial Agreements and why it’s important to have one in place?

Couples who are looking to enter marriage or a de facto relationship may consider a Binding Financial Agreement (BFA) or also widely known as a ‘prenuptial agreement’ or ‘pre-nup’.

Meet the team: Principal, David Littlejohn

Meet our team – recently we caught up with our Principal, David Littlejohn, to learn more about his career, highlights, achievements and what’s next for Michael Benjamin & Associates.

Thank you to all who voted for David in 2021 Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) Council Elections.

Last week, the overall winners for the 2021 LIV Council Election were announced for each category. Although David wasn’t successful this year, he was extremely honoured that he was nominated for a place on the LIV Council.

2021 Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) Council Elections

Voting for the 2021 Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) Council Elections is now open. Representing more than 19,000 members, LIV is the peak body for the Victorian legal profession with “our core purpose is to foster the rule of law and to promote improvements and developments in the law as it affects the Victorian community.” …

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