Taylor Splatt & Partners and its predecessors have been providing professional and quality services to its clients for over 75 years.

Taylor Splatt & Partners combines this wealth of experience with an ability to provide small firm personal service and large firm professionalism and efficiency. This unique combination is complemented by Lawyers with expertise in many and diverse areas of practice supported by state of the art technology. Our team of lawyers is therefore well placed to expertly serve the needs of our clients in most areas of law including:- 

  • Commercial & Business Law
  • Property Law, Conveyancing and Commercial Developments
  • Commercial Leasing and Tenancy Law
  • Family Law
  • Wills, Powers of Attorney and Estates and Estates Planning
  • Immigration
  • Litigation, Mediation and Arbitration

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Contact Taylor Splatt & Partners

Unit 14/10 Lakewood Boulevard,
Carrum Downs Vic 3201

PO Box 8278, Carrum Downs Vic 3201

Kelly Johnson – Client Liaison Manager
lawyers@taylorsplatt.com.au

Tel: (03) 9783 7700
Fax: (03) 9781 2765




DOES A CHANGE IN THE PLAN OF SUBDIVISION ALLOW PRICE ADJUSTMENT AFTER SETTLEMENT?

A recent case considered whether a price adjustment clause in a contract merged on settlement.  The Purchaser entered into a contract to purchase a shop in a “off the plan” development.  The contract contained a clause allowing for a price adjustment in the event that the area of the shop once completed was more or […]

MISREPRESENTATION REGARDING NUMBER OF CAR PARKING SPACES

A dispute over the number of car parks sold with the property.  There were only two car parking spaces and a storage area.  The storage area could be converted into a third car parking space.  However the Council prohibited the storage space being used for car parking.  The real estate agent was not aware of […]

COST-EFFECTIVE RESOLUTION OF FAMILY BUSINESS DISPUTES

Disputes often arise in family companies.  The Supreme Court has introduced a 6 month pilot program with a view to facilitating the “just, efficient, timely and cost-effective resolution of the real issues in dispute”. The pilot will trial initiatives aimed at exploring resolution of the dispute at a very early stage of the proceeding before […]

DEFAULT IN PROPERTY SETTLEMENTS

DEFAULT IN PROPERTY SETTLEMENTS What happens if the sale of your property doesn’t settle? If the Purchaser is at fault and doesn’t settle, the Vendor may serve a Default Notice.  The notice may state that if the default is not rectified within fourteen days the Contract will be at an end and the deposit forfeited […]

HOW CAN I CHALLENGE A WILL?

 HOW CAN I CHALLENGE A WILL? There are three ways of challenging a Will. First, you may claim that the deceased did not have the mental capacity to make a Will.  In the absence of expert medical evidence, or witnesses who were present at the time the Will was made, this is very difficult to […]