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.


Julie Chambers

– Solicitor

“I like to approach all matters with care and dignity and to provide my clients with the best possible outcomes for their Estate Planning and Estate Litigation matters which may ultimately be one of the most important decisions in a client’s life.”

Julie is an experienced Solicitor with a demonstrated history of working in the law practice industry. Having had the unique opportunity to practice law for the past 20 years in New South Wales, Queensland, New Zealand and Victoria, she has a broad range of skills available to assist clients with their legal matters. These skills also enable Julie to provide her clients with a personalised approach for their Estate planning requirements and also when representing clients for any litigation matters.

Julie’s current practice includes:

Estate Planning

  • The Preparation of Wills and Testamentary Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Probate (all areas) including reseals of interstate or international grants of Probate or Grants of Representation

Estate Litigation

  • Town agency representation
  • Fraudulent Wills
  • Testators Family Maintenance Claims in both the Supreme and County Courts (acting for spouses, domestic partners, same sex partners and all other eligible claimants)
  • Representing parties at Supreme Court and County Court Mediations
  • Supreme Court appearances for Estate matters
  • Advising Executors for Estates
  • Representing clients and Executors in Estate Caveat proceedings
  • Advising court appointed Administrators
  • Advising Supreme Court Litigation Guardians
  • Funds in court for Minor beneficiaries

Professional Presentations to the legal profession

  1. STEP (International Society of Trust and Estate Planners) Spring Conference 2015, Melbourne presenter – (October 2015) “An overview of some of the Connections between Family Law, Wills and Family Provision Proceedings.”
  2. Television Education Network Paper and recording (TENS Education Series) presenter (May 2016) “Using Contact Law to Bullet Proof an Estate Plan”


Contact Details

Tel: (03) 9614 5122
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