Kristy is an Associate in the Wills and Estates team at MST Lawyers. She has experience in wills, powers of attorney, estate administration, guardianship matters and estate litigation. She is also fluent in the Greek language.

Kristy’s Practice

  • Drafting Wills and Powers of Attorney
  • Estate planning
  • Obtaining Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration
  • Informal Will applications
  • Estate transactions including property and superannuation
  • Estate litigation (with experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants)
  • Litigation experience in the Testator Family Maintenance List and Trusts Equity and Probate List
  • Dealing with VCAT Guardianship and Administration matters (including contested matters)
  • Aged care and retirement villages

Kristy has gained significant experience working in Wills and Estates and has prior experience in Property and Commercial Law. Accordingly, she has a broad understanding of estate and property related transactions and ensures her clients are provided with vital guidance and support during the entire estate process.

Qualifications/Admissions

  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons) Deakin University
  • Bachelor of Arts (Politics/ Psychology) Deakin University
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice Leo Cussens Centre for Law
  • 2015 – Admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria

Memberships

  • Law Institute of Victoria (2015)
  • Past member of the Hellenic Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HACCI)
  • Past key member of the Deakin Law Students’ Society (DLSS)

Significant Achievements

  • Policy Analysis Essay selected for publication in Publicus Consilium Deakin University Policy Review Journal
  • Articles regarding dispute resolution selected for publication in New Lawyer Language Journal