Daniel Gill

LLB

Co-Head of Department - Wills, Probate & Estates

Daniel joined Dwyer Durack in January 2008 and became co-Head of the Succession Department in July 2018.

Daniel primarily practises in the area of disputed deceased estates, including proceedings questioning the validity of Wills and applications for provision (or further provision) from estates pursuant to the Family Provision Act and has a keen interest in obscure points of law.

In 2017, Daniel was named by Doyle's Guide as a Wills, Estates and Succession Planning rising star (Australia).  In 2018, 2019 and 2020, he was named by Doyle's Guide as a recommended Wills, Estates and Succession Planning Lawyer (WA).

In 2018 and 2019, he was named by Doyle’s Guide as a recommended Wills and Estates Litigation Lawyer (WA).  In 2020, Daniel was named as a leading Wills and Estates Litigation Lawyer (WA) as well as a recommended Wills and Estates Litigation Lawyer (Australia).

AREAS OF SPECIALTY

  • Wills, Probate & Estates

EDUCATION / ADMISSIONS

  • Bachelor of Laws (University of Notre Dame Australia, July 2009)
  • Admission Date (Supreme Court of WA): 2 February 2010
  • Admission Date (High Court of Australia): 19 February 2010

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Law Society of Western Australia
  • Committee Member: Law Society of Western Australia - Elder Law and Succession Committee
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Our People

Peter Fraser Managing Director
Maree van der Kwast Director
Eleanor Scarff Director
Daniel Gill Co-Head of Department - Wills, Probate & Estates
Chad Heslop Head of Department - Family & De Facto Law
David Squires Senior Lawyer - Family & De Facto Law
Alec Weston Senior Lawyer - Liquor Licensing
Lucie Ingram Senior Lawyer - Personal Injury Law
Anna Christiansen Lawyer - Wills, Probate & Estates
Lani Rimkus Lawyer - Personal Injury Law
Emily Pickering Lawyer - Criminal Law & Liquor Licensing
Sebastian Sweeney Lawyer - Family & De Facto Law
Katie Li Lawyer - Personal Injury Law
Sharon Norris Chartered Legal Executive - Wills, Probate & Estates
Leanne Shepherd Senior Paralegal - Liquor Licensing
Sylvia Knighton Senior Legal Assistant - General Litigation
Susan Carpenter Senior Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Family & De Facto Law
Tracey McCurdy Senior Legal Assistant / Paralegal - Family & De Facto Law
Amanda Thorpe Legal Assistant - Personal Injury Law
Karen Dick Legal Assistant - Personal Injury Law
Joanne Sweetman Legal Assistant - Wills, Probate & Estates
Shevaun Cooley Legal Assistant - Wills, Probate & Estates
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