Our founding families laid down solid foundations on which the fine reputation of Pearce Webster Dugdales still stand today.  We are a firm based on strong family values with a deep appreciation of the importance of establishing, building & maintaining strong partnerships with our clients.


Jenny Samuel

– Senior Associate

“ I enjoy meeting clients, learning about their businesses, products and aspirations and advising them on the relevant law and how it affects them and their proposed transactions. It gives me a lot of satisfaction knowing that the contracts, leases or other legal documents my clients enter into take into account their particular circumstances as well as relevant legal requirements”

+61 9614 5122

Jenny was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia in 1983.

Before joining Pearce Webster Dugdales Jenny worked in some of Melbourne’s most prominent legal firms.

LIV Accreditations

Property Law


B.A. Diploma of Education
LLB ( Melbourne University)
Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist – Property Law

Areas of Expertise

Purchase and sale of residential and commercial properties
Commercial leasing
Adverse possession Creation and removal of easements and covenants Subdivisions
Joint ventures
Town planning
Owners corporations

Commercial leasing – Areas of Expertise

the sale and purchase of businesses
transfers of liquor licenses
renewal and transfer of leases and sub leasing


Law Institute of Victoria
Law Institute of Victoria – Property and Environmental Law Section
Law Institute of Victoria – Leases Committee