Cornerstone Lawyers is a boutique law firm serving its clientele who are based throughout greater metropolitan Melbourne and parts of the Asia-Pacific.
We aim to provide a professional yet personalised legal service and are able to deliver it fluently in English, Mandarin and a number of other Chinese dialects.
We are here to provide you with the best service possible and you can be confident that we will accomplish the best possible outcome for you.
We have the knowledge and experience to meet and exceed your expectations and offer a variety of services customized to fit your specific needs.
Learn more about a few of the services that we offer:
Pre-purchase contract review
Preparation of contracts of sale and section 32 statement
Property settlements (acting for purchaser or vendor)
Off-the-plan developments and advice to purchase
Application for Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) consent
Various planning and sub-division issues
Application for stamp duty concessions for first home owners and owner-occupiers
Wills and Estates / Succession Planning
Wills, probate and estate administration
Testamentary trust wills
Disability trust wills
Letters of administration
Powers of attorney and guardianship
Trust establishment and administration
Purchasing or selling a business
Retail and commercial leases
Partnerships, company and joint Venture agreements
De Facto relationship matters
Binding financial agreements
Property and financial settlements
Meet the Team
“Many thanks to Jeff and Peter and was glad we have managed to come to this final stage. Thanks again for your great help.”
T from Southbank
“Thanks for all the professional work. It is great to have you guys being such a professional team for helping me with the settlement, it makes my settlement much easier and was efficiently carried out.
Once again thanks for all the great work, I will contact you guys soon once I confirm to sell my other property.”
C from Narre Warren South
“Thanks so much Peter and Ping for your wealth of knowledge and assistance through the documentation/purchasing process.
We appreciate both Ping and your help through this time and definitely will be recommending you to our friends who will be looking to purchase in the future…… or even ourselves for our future purchases!”
L from Bayswater
“Thank you for your excellent services in helping us with our first property in Australia. I will have no qualms in recommending you guys to my friends and colleagues.”
T from Wantirna South
“Thank you so very much for your assistance on this. This whole process was made less stressful and less anxious with your advice and your expertise. For that I am truly grateful. With you taking care of the legal side of things, I was able to focus my efforts towards preparation of moving.
Some of my friends have told me that buying their first home was very stressful and I suspect that it’s probably because they don't have the right solicitors to provide the right advice and assistance.
I will definitely be recommending you to anyone I speak to who is looking to purchase their new home. Once again, thank you.”
M from Bell Park
In the News
Witnessing wills by audio visual link under COVID-19 Omnibus
June 11, 2020
The process required for witnessing execution of a will via audio visual connection under COVID-19 Omnibus requires a considerable degree of organisation and skilful use of technology by both witnesses and testators to get right. Here we explain the key steps and methods to help practitioners navigate the process.