George is a Partner of the firm, having joined the firm as a solicitor in 2000 and becoming a Partner in 2006.
Admitted to practice in 2000, George holds a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Melbourne, and regularly applies the skills acquired from his Science degree to day to day problem solving for his clients. If you are facing a challenge, rest assured, George will work with you to find practical solutions.
George is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law but continues to maintain a strong involvement in commercial, property and criminal law matters including Civil Litigation, Purchase and Sale of Business, Leasing and the drawing of and advising on Commercial Contracts.
Specialisation requires successfully completing an examination process conducted by the Law Institute of Victoria and maintaining professional development and skills in the area of specialisation.
George regularly appears in all jurisdictions, including in the Family Law Courts, Magistrates’ Courts and VCAT, and is available for urgent consultations, including after-hours, and is available to appear at Court on short notice.
George has been actively involved in the community sector as a volunteer and committee member of the Essendon Community Legal Service. George is a fluent speaker of Greek.
What makes George stand out from many other solicitors is that he will undertake all the work for all of his clients from the commencement of their matter to the conclusion, and including appearing for his clients at Court to ensure the best possible result is achieved at all levels.
George has extensive experience in dealing with all types of Estate matters including contested matters, which has included appearing in a reported case in the Supreme Court, with a favourable outcome. His extensive knowledge in Estate Administration, Wills, Guardianship and Powers of Attorney allows him to achieve desired outcomes for clients.
Since his admission to the practice to the law, George has been providing ongoing and practical advice to many small business owners and corporate entities and applying his knowledge in other varied areas of law to ensure that all the needs of businesses are met.
George is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria and being a Solicitor on the Register of the High Court is entitled to practice in any Federal Court.