Charltons Lawyers have extensive experience in residential and commercial property transactions. Our knowledgeable staff aim to give you peace of mind and we believe in keeping you informed throughout every step of your transaction until the final settlement of your property.
If you are buying or selling a property call our office Manager, Jack Jones for a fixed fee quote.
Deceased Estates & Trust Administration
In a practical sense, we can help your executor with such tasks as collection of your assets, payment of debts, finalisation of any tax issues such as capital gains and the distribution of your estate.
We can also deal with more complex legal matters such as obtaining Probate of the Will and transfers of land after death.
The breakdown of a relationship can be traumatic for everyone involved, particularly children. Our family law lawyers provide comprehensive advice and representation in relation to all aspects of family law proceedings including mediation, divorce, property settlement, arrangements for children, domestic violence, child support and Department of Child Safety proceedings.
Our focus is ensuring family law matters are resolved in a sensitive, discreet and timely way. Our focus is always ensuring our client’s interests are represented.
Charltons Lawyers is a proud member of the Family Law section of the Law Council of Australia.
Our employment lawyers are able to give you advice about your work related legal issues in a sensitive and discrete way.
We aim to find amicable solutions to unique problems. The advantage of choosing Charltons Lawyers Bundaberg is that we are familiar with local farming, agriculture and construction industry. By choosing Charltons Lawyers Bundaberg you are choosing local people who understand the dynamic nature of employment law in a regional area. We also understand that discretion is of utmost importance to our clients.
Being involved in criminal law proceedings can be a daunting and overwhelming prospect. Our experienced criminal lawyers can guide you through all aspects of your proceedings including Bail Applications, Committal Hearings, Trials and pleas of guilty.
Our lawyers have experince in the Magistrates, District, Supreme and Mental Health Courts. We have experience in Bundaberg and throughout the local region.
Our client’s objectives are important to us, regardless of the scale of the matter. Our lawyers have outstanding experience in drafting retail and commercial leasing agreements, business acquisition, easements, strata titling, subdivisions, Trusts and Partnerships.
Being locals we also understand the diverse needs of our client’s in rural areas, particularly in the areas of farming and construction.
We are also experienced in mediation and dispute resolution to assist you, our client, achieve a desired outcome.
Wills and Estate Planning
From the simplest will to complex estate planning, making a will is one of the most important things you can do for your family. You are protecting your loved ones interests and will be freeing them of financial worries at a time of emotional distress and bereavement.
At Charltons our extensive experience in this area gives us an appreciation of both the importance of the will and the family problems that can arise when making one.
We want you feel comfortable and at ease and fully involved and secure in the knowledge that your wishes have been clearly stated, no matter how complex your situation.
We are skilled in preparing wills for both large and small estates. We can make sure that your estate plan is comprehensive leaves nothing to chance and protects your family from unnecessary financial or legal problems. We pay close attention to areas such as the guardianship of your children, choosing an enduring power of attorney and deciding whether an Advance Health Directive is right for you.
Have you been charged with drink driving, speeding or a hooning offence? Our experienced lawyers at Charltons Lawyers Bundaberg can assist you with all aspects of your Court representation including pleas of guilty, Applications for work licences, Trials and forfeiture of Motor Vehicle Applications.
Our lawyers, Chris Parker and Edwina Rowan both have experience appearing for clients at Coronial Inquests.
Our services include explaining the process to you, advising you about whether you are required to attend or need to be legally represented. If you do need legal representation we can attend the pre-inquest conference and represent you at the Coronial Inquest and make submissions on your behalf. We can also explain to you the recommendations made by the Coroner.
Coronial Inquests can be a distressing process, particulalry for families, and at Charltons Lawyers we aim to represent you in a sensitive and respectful way.
Personal injury, injury compensation & motor vehicle accidents