Succession Laws: Report

Appendix C: Consultations

Discussions about the questions raised in the consultation paper were held with the people and organisations listed below:

1 Roundtable on wills, with community based organisations, State Trustees Limited, legal practitioners, academics, members of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and staff of the Supreme Court of Victoria

2 Include a Charity, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Heart Foundation Victoria

3 Legal practitioners in the Goulburn Valley region

4 Legal practitioners from the Goulburn Valley and Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centres

5 Open day

6 Law Institute of Victoria Succession Law Committee

7 Law Institute of Victoria Wills & Estates Discussion Group.

8 Dr Mark McMillan, Senior Lecturer, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne

9 NSW Trustee and Guardian

10 Arts Law Centre of Australia

11 Supreme Court of New South Wales

12 Law Society of New South Wales

13 Department of Attorney-General and Justice, New South Wales

14 Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal

15 County Court of Victoria

16 Supreme Court of Victoria—Associate Judges

17 Supreme Court of Victoria—Judges

18 Legal practitioners in Wodonga

19 Richard Neal, Partner, Teece Hodgson & Ward

20 Legal practitioners in Colac

21 Legal Services Commissioner

22 State Trustees Limited

23 Supreme Court of Victoria—Registrar of Probates