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.
Bankruptcy update: The Court’s power to go behind a Judgment
In a landmark decision Ramsay Health Care Australia v Compton, the High Court found that a bankruptcy notice founded on a judgment debt can be challenged and that the Court can use its discretion to “go behind” a judgment that is relied upon in a bankruptcy notice to determine whether the debt is truly owing.
Groundbreaking changes to bankruptcy law introduced to Parliament
On 19 October 2017 a groundbreaking Bill was introduced to Federal Parliament that, if passed, would see significant changes to existing bankruptcy law.
New laws target misuse of market power
Two significant legislative amendments to Australian competition law have passed Parliament following recommendations from the 2015 Harper Competition Policy Review.
New safe harbour provisions for company directors – Things you need to know
A new clause in the Corporations Act establishes a safe harbour for company directors against personal liability for insolvent trading in certain prescribed circumstances.
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.