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STEP Events in Australia

Date Event Venue
Tuesday 30 April 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Equity/Trusts – Equitable remedies”

Presenter: Andrew Fraser – Queensland Bar

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Bar Common Room, Inns of Court, 107 North Quay, Brisbane - lunch 12:30pm - 1:00pm, Then Gibbs Room, Inns of Court for the seminar 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wednesday 8 May 2019 STEP Queensland #STEPNEXTGEN Series

Topic 1: Preparing a good estate account.
Presenter: Ashleigh Poole TEP – Thynne Macartney

Topic 2: Practical tips when dealing with appropriation of assets.
Presenter: Kelly Gatehouse TEP – McInnes Wilson Lawyers

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College of Law rooftop, 140 Ann Street, Brisbane
Tuesday 14 May 2019 Seminar

“Blue print for Success: Effectively Plan for Succession”

Speaker: Sean Cortis, Chapman Eastway

Sydney Venue
Monday 20 May 2019 STEP VIC Branch AGM

More information to follow.

Melbourne Venue
Thursday 23 May 2019 AGM & Seminar

“The Australian Financial Complaints Authority”

Speaker: Suzanne McKenzie

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May 2019 AGM and Australian Financial Complaints Authority

Naval Military and Air Force Club 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Tuesday 28 May 2019 Young Professionals

“Estate Planning to Protect Assets”

Speaker: Michael

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Estate Planning to Protect Assets

Naval Military and Air Force Club 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Tuesday 4 June 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Guardianship/Administration/EPA Focus – Elder Abuse”

Presenter: Natalie Siegel-Brown – Public Guardian

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Wednesday 12 June 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

“Elder law issues including the impact of the Royal Commission into Aged Care”

Speaker: Kim Boettcher of Chalfont Chambers

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Sydney Venue
Monday 17 June 2019 SIG – Family Business

Topic and Presenter to be advised.

Members Only.

Melbourne Venue
Wednesday 19 June 2019 Seminar

“Recent Developments Concerning the Tax Residence of Individuals”

Speaker: Peter Norman

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Banco Court Supreme Court of NSW
Wednesday 26 June 2019 STEP Queensland #STEPNEXTGEN Series

“How to prepare estate cases for hearing or trial; practice, procedure and evidence; working with counsel; mediation; the day of the hearing or trial.”

Presenter: Jeff Otto – Chancery Barristers + Mediators

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College of Law rooftop, 140 Ann Street, Brisbane
Wednesday 10 July 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

“International estates”

Speaker: Phillip Davis of HWL Ebsworth

Office of HWL Ebsworth, Sydney
Wednesday 17 July 2019 Seminar

“The Institutional Constructive Trust – A modern look at a remedy or a trust?”

Speaker: David Raphael

Banco Court Supreme Court of NSW
Monday 22 July 2019 SIG – Litigation

Topic and Presenter to be advised.

Members Only.

Melbourne Venue
Wednesday 24 July 2019 Seminar

Topic to be advised

Sally Bruce TEP

Jackson McDonald
Monday 5 August 2019 STEP VIC Member Meeting

More information to be advised

Russell Kennedy 12/469 La Trobe Street Melbourne
Tuesday 6 August 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Core Area for Solicitors and Barristers – Advocacy – A view from the bench – Practical advocacy tips for succession lawyers”

Presenter: The Hon. Justice Ann Lyons SJA, TEP – Supreme Court of Queensland

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Wednesday 14 August 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

“Asset allocation & investment powers under s14A of the Trustee Act”

Speaker: Duane O’Donnell of Crestone Wealth Management

Office of Crestone Wealth Management, Sydney
Wednesday 21 August 2019 Seminar

“Key aspects of estate mediation”

Speaker: Steve Lancken of Negocio Resolutions

Banco Court Supreme Court of NSW
Monday 9 September 2019 SIG – Estate Planning

Topic and Presenter to be advised.

Members Only.

Melbourne Venue
Wednesday 11 September 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

“Insights into working with female clients following a wealth creation event”

Presenter: Kristin Badger

Sydney Venue
Friday 13 September 2019 STEP QLD Trusts and Estates Conference 2019

Date: 12 & 13 September 2019

Presenters:

  • Rebecca Treston QC, TEP, President of the Bar Association of Queensland

  • Justice Sue Brown

  • Professor Reid Mortensen, Head of School (Law and Justice), University of Southern Queensland

  • Peter Godber, TEP, Vice President of The Tax Institute, Grant Thornton

  • Robert Whiteford, Queensland Bar

  • Professor Patrick Parkinson AM, Head of School, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland

  • Margaret McNamara, Thynne + Macartney

  • Michele Sheehan, TEP, enTrust Law

  • Tim Whitney, TEP, McCullough Robertson Lawyers

  • Justice David Boddice

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Programme

Peppers Salt Resort and Spa, Kingscliff
Wednesday 18 September 2019 Seminar

Speaker and topic to be advised

Banco Court Supreme Court of NSW
Wednesday 9 October 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

“Burial rights”

Speaker: Anna Hacker of Australian Unity

Sydney Venue
Tuesday 15 October 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Estate Administration – Practical tips in dealing with international estates”

Presenter: Angela Cornford-Scott, TEP – Cornford-Scott Lawyers

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Wednesday 16 October 2019 Seminar

“Enduring Problems: the interrelationship of elder law and succession law”

Speaker: Jane Needham, SC

Banco Court Supreme Court of NSW
Thursday 24 October 2019 STEP Victoria Conference 2019

Save the Date

More information to follow.

RACV Club 501 Bourke Street Melbourne
Wednesday 13 November 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

Topic and Speaker to be advised

Sydney Venue
Monday 18 November 2019 SIG – Litigation

Topic and Presenter to be advised.

Members Only.

Melbourne Venue
Wednesday 20 November 2019 Seminar

“How to deal with an equity suit when your client or opponent is enamoured with Dr Google”

Speaker: Peter Young  AO, former Chief Judge in Equity and NSW Court of Appeal

Banco Court Supreme Court of NSW
Monday 9 December 2019 STEP VIC Member Meeting

More information to be advised

 

Aitken Partners 28/140 William Street Melbourne

Past Events

STEP Queensland Branch presents an Annual Trusts and Estates Conference, 2018 - for further details see here

STEP South Australia Branch presents an Annual Trusts Symposium, 2017 - for further details see here

STEP Queensland Branch presents an Annual Trusts and Estates Conference 2017 - for further details see here

STEP Australia 2017 Conference - see here

The STEP Worldwide events calendar is accessible here