From small debt recovery matters to complex commercial disputes, DSS Law is skilled in providing cost effective, commercial solutions to successfully resolve conflict with as little disruption to our clients’ businesses as possible.
DSS Law offers specialist legal advice and support on a wide range of property transactions and real estate matters providing comprehensive, commercial solutions to both individuals and corporate clients.
DSS Law provides expert legal advice on all aspects of commercial law acting for listed corporations, private companies and individuals across a range of industry sectors to meet their specific business needs and objectives.
DSS Law is experienced in providing strategic corporate law advice that is commercial, timely and practical acting for a range of corporate clients from large public and private companies to start-up businesses.
DSS Law understands the difficult and complex circumstances a client faces when in financial distress and works in partnership with its clients to find the best, most cost effective way to put them back on track as quickly as possible.
Wills & Estates
DSS Law understands the sensitive nature of estate matters and specialises in providing personal, professional and practical legal advice on a broad range of issues relating to succession law.
Can you enforce an unsigned contract?
In certain circumstances a contract will be legally enforceable despite not having been signed by one or more of the parties to the contract. It is important to understand your rights and obligations under a contract and when a legally binding agreement has been reached.
My commercial tenant has gone bust! What do I do?
With a number of commercial tenants falling into financial difficulty in recent times, it is important for commercial landlords to understand their rights under a lease and the options they have available to them should their tenant become insolvent or enter administration.
How to draft a legally valid Will
A failure to draft a will, or amend an existing will when your circumstances change, can lead to serious consequences and emotional and financial hardship for your family and loved ones. For peace of mind, a valid and up-to-date will should be prepared to ensure your estate is dealt with in accordance with your wishes.
Changes are coming to unfair contract terms in standard form contracts for small businesses
On 12 November 2016 changes to the Australian Consumer Law come into effect regarding what will be considered an unfair contract term in contracts with small businesses.
Recent changes to the liabilities of guarantors
Recent court decisions have held that a guarantor may not be held liable under a guarantee if it can be proved that the terms of the contract were changed without notifying the guarantor.
The DSS Law Approach
At DSS Law, we put our clients first. We believe that how we deliver our legal services and treat our clients day to day are just as important as the quality of our legal advice. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent client service while providing expert legal advice to assist our clients in effectively managing their business and legal affairs.
We work in partnership with our clients to understand their specific business needs and objectives and provide advice that is straightforward and easy to understand. By working collaboratively with our clients, our lawyers are able to not just act on instructions but deliver personalised, practical solutions underpinned by deep industry knowledge and commercial acumen.
Our partnership approach allows us to build trusted, long-term relationships with our clients and demonstrates our commitment to ensuring our clients’ success today and in the future.