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Director, Accredited Specialist in Commercial Law

Practice Area

Commercial Law


B.Ec, LL.B (Monash University)
Accredited Specialist in Commercial Law

Professional Membership

Law Institute of Victoria
Tax Institute of Australia
Ballarat and District Law Association


Paul is a Director and heads the Corporate & Business Law Practice Group.

As an Accredited Specialist in Commercial Law he practises in all business related matters including taxation, business structures, trusts, retail tenancy and company law.

He is frequently consulted by clients seeking his expertise developing tax effective business structures. His work includes estate and business succession planning, asset protection and complex will making.

Paul is a past Chair of Commerce Ballarat. He was previously a Councillor of the City of Ballarat.

Areas of Expertise

Business Law
Tax advice/planning
Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF)
Business structures/Asset protection
Business Succession
Wills/Estate planning
Tax effective Wills
Succession planning
Aviation Law including responding to CASA regulatory actions and show cause notices

Contact Name Paul Stephens
Position Director, Accredited Specialist in Commercial Law
Address 40 Armstrong Street North
Ballarat Victoria 3350

181-183 Main Street
Bacchus Marsh Victoria 3340

Phone Ballarat
03 5337 0262 (direct)

Bacchus Marsh
03 5366 3888

Fax 03 5333 2694