KCL Law is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Beasant to Principal Lawyer, effective 1 July 2022.
Specialising in Estate law and Elder Abuse, Paul works with private clients and industry leaders in guardianship and administration, and estate and trusts litigation, and is experienced in advising high-net-worth families and individuals in relation to all aspects of wills, estates and trust-related matters.
Sam Frey, Head of the Estate Group said, ‘Paul has legal and technical knowledge and, since joining the firm, has built strong client relationships. His appointment is truly deserved and recognises his outstanding dedication and commitment to his clients, contribution to the firm and, more broadly, the profession.’
Jennifer Maher, Principal Lawyer said, ‘Paul is an integral part of our team, his approach to clients and the law is second to none, resulting in some great outcomes for clients. Paul is talented estate lawyer and is regarded highly by his peers. This promotion recognises his talent, knowledge and experience.’
Paul joined the firm in 2015 as a Senior Associate and made Special Counsel in 2017. In 2021, Paul was recognised as a ‘leading’ lawyer in the Doyle’s Estates & Litigation Guide, Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyers — Victoria, 2021. Paul’s previous individual accolades in the Doyle’s Wills & Estates Guides include:
- Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyers — Victoria, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 (Recommended)
- Leading Wills, Estates & Succession Planning Lawyers — Victoria, 2018 (Recommended)
We congratulate Paul and look forward to his continued success with the firm. To learn more about Paul, click here.