Deceased estates

A supportive and compassionate approach Maddens Lawyers understand that dealing with the legal and personal affairs of your loved one can be a daunting process. We have a dedicated team of experts with vast experience assisting people with simple and complex estate matters. We strive to make the process of dealing with a deceased estate…

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Estate planning

Securing what you have and building what you need An estate plan outlines what you need to have in place financially to maintain your current lifestyle, as well as how you would like to spend your retirement. A good estate plan is flexible and responsive to your situation. Done well, it will evolve with your…

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Wills and Powers of Attorney

Powers of Attorney grant someone the power to manage your affairs if and when necessary while you are still alive such as: Financial affairs Medical treatment Living arrangements Generally, the power it grants is unlimited, but can be intended for a specific purpose and/or a fixed time frame. Granting a Power of Attorney is often…

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Dispute Resolution

Maddens Lawyers dispute resolution experience covers a broad range of industries and situations, providing clients with highly strategic legal advice that is dynamic and responsive to the situation, and always in the interest of our client. Our areas of expertise include: Commercial disputes (incorporating debt recovery) Commercial tenancy (including retail) Farming disputes Land ownership disputes…

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Farming and agribusiness

Farming and agribusiness is rarely just a job. It’s a lifestyle, and often a family enterprise, which means it is also a business that inevitably mixes practicalities with emotions. Maddens Lawyers is in a unique position to understand, appreciate and foresee issues, needs and opportunities relative to farming and agribusiness clients. The firm’s Managing Partner,…

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Employment Law

Maddens Lawyers works with employers on matters and issues from recruitment through to termination. Practical and efficient in our advice and result, we offer a service that is always driven by reaching the best outcome for our client, the employer. We advise on: employment contracts employee disputes restructure and redundancies restraint of trade and confidentiality…

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Will challenges

Dealing with the death of a person can be difficult, and can be made more complicated if you discover you have not been adequately provided for in the deceased’s Will. If you believe you’re entitled to more than you’ve been provided in a Will, Maddens Lawyers is one of Victoria’s most experienced law firms in…

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