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Burke & Associates Lawyers, our law firm puts our clients first, always

Committed to providing our clients with peace of mind, our law firm offers quality legal services, with expertise in property development law, commercial law, dispute resolution, health and medical law, and wills and estates law. Trust the experts at Burke & Associates Lawyers, and get in touch today.

Our Expertise

At Burke & Associates Lawyers we are dedicated to finding the most beneficial, timely and effective solutions for our clients. Every time.

Commercial

At Burke & Associates Lawyers, we not only have the experience but we also speak your language. We understand that the cost of legal disputes and complex transactions can be counted in more than dollars and we’re committed to achieving positive legal solutions for you and your business.

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Conveyancing

Expert assistance in working with developers to settle small to large scale developments.

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Disputes

Experienced in all areas of dispute including alternative dispute resolution (negotiation, mediation, arbitration) and litigation.

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Health & Medical Law

Advising and supporting doctors, health professionals and health care facilities in health and medical law.

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Property & Development

No development is too small or too large for the team at Burke & Associates Lawyers.

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VCAT Appointed Administration

We have extensive experience in issues relating to both guardianship and administration. We also accept appointments by VCAT as independent Administrators to manage the financial and personal affairs of people suffering a disability or incapacity.

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Wills & Estates

It is vital to have in place effective and valid Will and Power of Attorney documents, to enable your Estate to be dealt with in accordance with your wishes on your passing or if you require assistance with, or are unable to continue to make financial, personal and medical decisions during your lifetime, to ensure that these decisions are made by a person you nominate in accordance with your wishes.

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As one of the longest established law firms in Melbourne’s South East, Burke & Associates Lawyers has been providing valuable and effective legal services for our clients since 1953.

Our legal firm prides itself on our long-standing and strong reputation for delivering excellence in quality, timeliness and results for our clients.

We offer legal services in Commercial Law, Dispute Resolution, Health & Medical Law, Wills & Estates Law, and Property & Development Law, in addition to Legal Conveyancing Services and VCAT Appointed Administrator services. Get in touch with our trusted legal experts today.

About us

As one of the longest established law firms in Melbourne’s South East, Burke & Associates Lawyers has providing the best legal solutions for our clients since 1953.

Since our inception Burke & Associates Lawyers has built a strong and enviable foundation of experience, expertise and service for our clients across Melbourne and Australia.

Our clients come first, every time and our holistic approach underpins all facets of our Firm including:

  • how we operate;
  • our mission and values;
  • and how we assist our clients, focusing on building long term and genuine relationships.

Burke & Associates Lawyers is led by three dynamic female principals, two of whom have worked their way up through the Firm with the third being one of the few lawyers in Australia who is also admitted to practice as an Attorney-at-Law to the New York State Bar in the United States.

Working with our team, these Principals have established a long-standing and strong reputation for delivering excellence in quality, timeliness and results for our clients.

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Amendments to the Retail Leases Act 2003 (Vic) – What does this mean for Landlords?

On 22 September 2020, The Retail Leases Amendment Act 2019 (Vic) (“Amendment Act”) received Royal Assent. The Amendment Act introduces amendments to the Retail Leases Act 2003 (Vic) and the Building Act 1993 (Vic) (“Building Act”) and, as a result,...

The Squeaky Wheel Child

It is not uncommon for people to make Wills providing unequal distributions between adult children. There are many different reasons for doing so, but in most cases there is concern about whether an adult child who has been excluded from...

Adult children’s entitlement to estate for maintenance and support

In the course of estate planning, it is not uncommon for people to have family circumstances giving rise to a desire to gift assets unequally between adult children.  This may be due to an estrangement, or because one child has...

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Careers with Burke & Associates Lawyers

Thank you for your interest in our firm.

We are always on the lookout for talented and experienced individuals who embody our ethos and would like to join our firm.

If you are interested in joining a dynamic team please send a cover letter and CV to careers@burkelawyers.com.au 

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