About Australian Direct Law
Professional, Expeditious and Cost Effective work practises underpins Australian Direct Law. 30 years in general practice has armed Rod Smith with the knowledge of how to lead a team who wants success for you, his clients.
21st century technology enables Australian Direct Law to offer you a service that suits your needs. We believe in accommodating your time frames for scheduling appointment, locations and methods of carrying out our services. The amount of personal contact you have with us is left to you.
Australian Direct Law offer services in New South Wales and Queensland.
Communities in the Snowy Mountains and Macarthur Region in NSW have benefited greatly through Rod’s continued sponsorship of sporting events. Touch football teams have been established through his assistance. Over many years League players have been sponsored. Also high altitude sports challenged by Cyclists, Marathon runners & Skiers have been greatly backed by Rod’s keen personal interest in these pursuits.
Australian Direct Law believe in bringing “ fair play, hard work and discipline” to the legal field by “ tipping the scales in your favour “.
Technology & Communication
The method of providing legal services has greatly evolved in recent years. Australian Direct Law embraces the advances in these areas to provide outstanding legal services anywhere on the eastern seaboard of Australia.
Our Law Services
The strength of Australian Direct Law is the breadth of services available in one place and the ability for us to assist a clients with a high level of respect and experience.
The strength of Australian Direct Law is the breadth of services available in one place and the ability for us to assist a client with a high level of respect and experience.
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Our trained team understands the great significance that the sale or purchase of property is to you. We take care to investigate Contractual problems, provide the appropriate documents to meet financial institution requirements and al the other fine details that can occur during any single conveyancing matter.
Experience in dealing with contracts over a long period of time is what we are about. Clients engage us repeatedly knowing they can trust us to not overlook details that can turn into legal nightmares down the track.
Clients are kept informed via telephone and email or whatever method suits them. It’s your choice! We understand how difficult it is to allocate time away from workplace and family responsibilities. Our clients tell us where and when they want to see or talk to us about their matter.
Our services: Advice in respect of Buying and Selling Residential, Commercial & Industrial buildings & Vacant Land. Preparation of Contracts.
Assistance with correspondence by financial institutions including mortgage and guarantee documentation.
Advice about title and statutory searches, insurance queries and general consultation throughout all aspects of a matter until after the property has been legally transferred to our client or from our client.
Australian Direct Law provide expeditious completion of transactions at a reasonable price. And yes you will receive outstanding service!
Australian Direct Law act on behalf of Landlords and Tenants in commercial lease transactions. The Landlord is required to prepare a lease available for view prior to advertising the premises for lease.
There are many and varied clauses which can be incorporated into a lease arrangement between Landlord and Tenant. We prepare leases to ensure the correct amount of Rent is clearly indicated and that the Term of the lease is stated. Disclosure Statements must be in place, Rent Reviews need to be correctly represented and an accurate list of Outgoings all need to be incorporated in the Lease.
Tenants need to confirm zoning under local authorities to ensure the usage for the premises is allowable. Also an accurate description of the Leasing Space, Insurance and Maintenance arrangements of the premises needs to be carefully perused.
Every business owner needs to be aware of the ramifications to the value of their business if the lease is not correctly in place.
The tenant may need to Sublease the premises during the tenancy or Assign the lease to a new owner of the business during the lease period. It is essential that these issues are addressed at the outset of the negotiations and are represented in the lease itself.
Australian Direct Law provide advice which is straight to the point and cost effective. It is in your best interest to contact us as soon as you have found the premises you wish to lease.
Australian Direct Law bring patience and qualified skill to Family Law matters. A knowledge of company law, commercial law and trust law is required to ably advise clients in respect of this highly emotive area of law. Experience and long term understanding of the nature of Family Law, is required to assist at a time when a client can be emotionally and financially vulnerable.
Property is required to be divided in a “just and equitable” manner under the Family Law Act 1975. Many factors are to be considered when determining the property of the marriage.
Contributions made by each party, determining what is included in the property pool including business interests, superannuation, shares held are all factors requiring careful consideration.
Circumstances of both parties are examined including earning capacities , ages and health of the parties and who has the day to day care of any children of the marriage.
Divorce and property settlements are dealt with by Australian Direct Law according to the wishes of the client. Sound sensible advice is offered keeping the best interests of client at the forefront of all actions taken.
If a client wishes to just seek initial advice without taking further action we are here to be helpful and understanding. Attending with us can alleviate your concerns over problems that can arise in any long term relationship. Australian Direct Law are here to assist you with the best course of action that suits your circumstances.
Australian Direct Law have experience in areas of hospitality law including applications for Liquor and Gaming licenses for Cafes, Restaurants and Hotels. Applying for special permits and on-premises licenses, and sale and purchase of hotels, motels and other premises holding a license all require a long term understanding of this ever changing area of law.
We can represent you in addressing objections to applications and appealing against decisions brought by the Licensing Division and Office of Gaming Regulation This area of law is detailed and time consuming for you to deal with while still allocating your time running your business. We can assist you to reach your goals.
Seek advice at Australian Direct Law to be inform you of what the Liquor Licensing Division and Office of Gaming Regulation require before stepping forward on your own.
Wills, Power of Attorney and Estates
Australian Direct Law advise clients in relation to a multitude of issues when preparing a Will or drafting a Power of Attorney.
The inclusions in a Will or Power of Attorney are as individual as the client’s fingerprint. There maybe future health issues to consider, business interests, directorships and family considerations such as guardianship of children. Each area needs to be addressed so that the Will or Power of Attorney you sign is upheld.
At the age of 18 years each individual should make a Will and make changes as the journey of life changes. Whenever, the circumstances of a client changes it should be reflected in the changing of the Will.
Drafting a Will or a Power of Attorney is one of the most powerful statements most people make during their lifetime.
Please seek the advice from Australian Direct Law to assist you in this legal area.
Professional, Expeditious and Cost Effective work practises underpins Australian Direct Law.
Our contact details
Monday to Friday
09.00 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
By Appointment or call Rod Smith 0413 318 265 or Cheryl Thomson 0423 047 885
PO Box 124N
Campbelltown North NSW 2560
The Terraces Suite 4,
1 Iolanthe Street Campbelltown NSW 2560
All Phone Calls
02 4620 6851
0423 047 885
Before 9pm and After 5am 7 Days
02 4627 0759
Contact the Australian Direct Law Team.