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Elder Law and Succession Committee

In recognition of Australia's ageing population and the related growth in demand for elder law legal advice and services, the Law Council has a National Elder Law and Succession Law Committee to respond to issues of national significance in this growing area of the law.

The objective of the National Elder Law and Succession Law Committee is to represent the views of the legal profession at the national level on matters related to elder law and succession law. It will achieve this objective by monitoring government initiatives relating to elder law and succession law, proactively initiating or advocating for policy initiatives relating to elder law and succession law, and by conducting community education on legal issues related to the elderly.

Issues

The Committee has identified a range of issues which it will pursue at first instance, including:

Other issues that the Group will consider at a later date include:

Members

The National Elder Law and Succession Law Committee consists of members taken from the constituent bodies of the Law Council of Australia, including one Co-Chairperson from the Law Society of NSW and one Co-Chairperson from the Law Institute of Victoria. The current membership of the Committee consists of:

Contact

Nick Parmeter
Email: nick.parmeter@lawcouncil.asn.au
Tel: (02) 6246 3732

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