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STEP Events in Australia

Date Event Venue
Tuesday 5 February 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Estate Planning – Dealing with planning for loss of capacity and death in business succession”

Paul Paxton-Hall, TEP – Paxton-Hall Lawyers

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Tuesday 12 February 2019 Seminar

“Fraud on the Power in Trust”

Jonathon Wells and Richard Ross-Smith

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The Naval & Military Air Force Club of SA, 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide
Wednesday 20 February 2019 STEP Queensland #STEPNEXTGEN Series

Topic 1: Testamentary trusts: What are they, why do we have them, what can go wrong.
Presenter: Hayley Mitchell – Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers

Topic 2: Drafting powers of attorney: More than just ticking and flicking
Presenter: Juanita Maiden – MacDonnells Law

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College of Law rooftop, 140 Ann Street, Brisbane
Tuesday 26 February 2019 Young Professionals Event

“Taxation of Deceased Estates”

Steve Thiele

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The Naval & Military Air Force Club of SA, 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide
Wednesday 27 February 2019 Accountants Pop-up Discussion Group

“Land Tax and Trusts”

Facilitator: David Inglis

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Cleland McFarlane Selth, Level 4, 190 Flinders Street, Adelaide
Thursday 7 March 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Estate Litigation – Practical tips in dealing with Part 10 Chap 15 UCPR – Estate accounts and commission”

Christine Smyth, TEP – Robbins Watson Lawyers

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Friday 8 March 2019 2019 Trusts Symposium

Presenters:

  • Professor Wendy Lacey, University of South Australia
  • Robert Monahan, Monahan Estate Planning PTY LTD
  • Rodney Lewis, Elderlaw the Legal Firm
  • Tina Cockburn, Queensland University of Technology
  • Gino Dal Pont, University of Tasmania
  • Dr Bernard Walrut, Murray Chambers
  • The Hon. Justice Samuel Doyle, Supreme Court of South Australia

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Hilton Adelaide 233 Victoria Square Adelaide, SA
Wednesday 13 March 2019 Lunch and Learn Session

“Financial and Succession Planning in an Ever Changing Landscape”

Lucas Clayton and David Barret

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Macquarie Group Limitied, 50 Martin Place, Sydney
Tuesday 26 March 2019 STEP Queensland 2019 Half Day Intensive

“Dealing with superannuation claims”

Presenters:

  1. Debbie Robinson – General Counsel, Sunsuper
  2. Pam McAlister – Ombudsman, Australian Financial Complaints Authority
  3. Scott Hay-Bartlem TEP, Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Wednesday 10 April 2019 Seminar

“Ending Trusts”

Harry Patsias

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The Naval & Military Air Force Club of SA, 111 Hutt Street, Adelaide
Wednesday 24 April 2019 STEP Queensland #STEPNEXTGEN Series

Estate Administration

More details to follow.

Brisbane Venue to be advised
Tuesday 30 April 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Equity/Trusts – Equitable remedies”

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
Wednesday 15 May 2019 STEP Australia 2019 Conference

Trusts and Estates – Preparing for the Next Decade

Conference Dates: Wednesday 15 May to Friday 17 May, 2019

Speakers:

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Program

Stamford Plaza, Brisbane, Australia
Tuesday 4 June 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

“Guardianship/Administration/EPA Focus – Elder Abuse”

Natalie Siegel-Brown, Public Guardian

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
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.”

Jeff Otto – Chancery Barristers + Mediators

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College of Law rooftop, 140 Ann Street, Brisbane
Tuesday 6 August 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

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

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

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane
Friday 13 September 2019 STEP QLD Trusts and Estates Conference

Save the Date

More information to follow.

Peppers Salt Resort and Spa, Kingscliff
Tuesday 15 October 2019 Lunchtime Seminar

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

Angela Cornford-Scott, TEP, Cornford-Scott Lawyers

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Queensland Law Society, 2nd floor, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane

Upcoming Events

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

 

Past Events

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 - for further details see here

STEP Australia 2017 Conference - see here

The STEP Worldwide events calendar is accessible here