Frank Egan B.A., LL.B., A.C.L.A., F.T.I.A. (Notary)
Position: Chief Executive Officer

Frank Egan is the Managing Director of LAC Lawyers and has over 35 years experience as a lawyer. Frank heads up our taxation group and specialises in both onshore and offshore taxation arrangements including tax havens. He does not deal with any indirect taxation matters e.g. land tax, stamp duty or payroll tax. He is available to advise clients whether corporate or private on large, serious or complicated matters.

Michael Pickering B.A., LL.B. (Hons.), LL.M., M. A.
Position: Senior Solicitor

Michael Pickering is our most senior solicitor employed in the Melbourne Branch of LAC Lawyers Pty Ltd. He deals with a wide range of matters. He has over 30 years experience as a lawyer which he applies for the benefit of clients whether large or small.

Peter Chandra LL.M. (Notary)
Position: Legal Practitioner Director

Peter Chandra’s mission is to achieve success for clients, LAC Lawyers Pty Ltd and everyone at LAC Lawyers Pty Ltd through honesty, sincerity, integrity, promptness and excellence in provision of legal services and administration.

Alison Drayton B.A. (Hons). Acc Spec (Commercial Lit.)
Position: Senior Solicitor

Alison combines intellect with compassion and brings to her practice of the law life experience gained in many different places including England, the Caribbean and Ghana. A lawyer with many years experience in a range of jurisdictions, as barrister and as solicitor, Alison is highly regarded as a dedicated professional who is fearless and confident and enjoys a challenge. Alison is a NSW Law Society accredited specialist in commercial litigation (insolvency).

Scott Gray LPAB, Grad. Dip. Legal Practice
Position: Solicitor

Scott is result driven and strives to ensure each client achieves complete satisfaction throughout the life of their matter. He understands the stress that many clients experience and is always available to assist and discuss specific requirements as well as explain industry processes and procedures in a clear and concise manner.

Sigrid Neumueller Mag. iur (UVie), LL.M. (UTS), Dip. Law (LPAB)
Position: Senior Solicitor

Sigrid is an international lawyer who undertook her initial education and training as a trainee judge, solicitor and barrister in Vienna, Austria before embarking on a legal career in Australia as a solicitor and later as a barrister admitted in the Supreme Court of NSW, the Federal Court and the High Court of Australia.

Angelita Manlangit LL.B.
Position: Solicitor

Angelita is a compassionate and dedicated lawyer who understands the complexity and emotional aspects associated with going to Court, particularly in Civil & Commercial Litigation, Criminal, Family Law and Inheritance Dispute matters and at all times tries to make her clients as comfortable as possible to reduce the stress and anxiety associated with litigation. Angelita’s aim is to get the job done and not to waste time and money.

Michael Tourkakes LL.B., Grad.Dip.(Leg Prac), Adv.Dip.Bus.(Leg Prac)
Position: Solicitor

Michael is dedicated to his clients’ best interests and always strives to obtain the best results. Michael’s approach is to work with his clients to achieve the desired outcome. This enables any matter to be handled in a manner consistent with his clients’ individual or business practices and objectives. He is currently undertaking his Masters in Laws at Monash University with an emphasis on commercial, employment and industrial relations law.

Jonathan Lim BA (Hons II) LLB (Hons I)
Position: Solicitor

Jonathan practices exclusively in Australian and International tax and superannuation law. His specialty is the handling of negotiations with the ATO with respect to serious non-compliance by high net worth individuals and businesses, particularly over many years. He also advises on business structures, offshore tax issues and self-managed superannuation fund compliance.

Cameron Giles BA LLB
Position: Solicitor

Cameron is a driven and passionate solicitor with experience in a range of areas such as Criminal Law, Family Law and Employment Law. Cameron brings a fresh perspective as an emerging solicitor and contributes to the firm’s collaborative environment. His main aim is to deliver results with value to clients.

Rosana Quach BA LLB
Position: Solicitor

Rosana is a passionate solicitor committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for clients. Through the provision of timely and accurate advice, Rosana assists her clients to resolve their legal issues with effective and practical results. Rosana is wholly dedicated to protecting and advancing her clients’ interests by working closely with them to ensure they are fully informed at all times as to the legal process and framework relevant to their matter.

Maddie Balabandi
Position: Solicitor

Maddie Balabandi is an active and enthusiastic lawyer who has developed an expertise in advising clients on Australian and International taxation issues. Maddie concentrates her practice on all areas of tax particularly company loans (Division 7A), tax residency and voluntary disclosures of unpaid personal and company tax.

Mark Wang B.COM, LL.B.
Position: Senior Solicitor

Mark Wang has close to 15 years of practice experience advising and representing clients from a diverse range of industries in areas of commercial law, building and construction disputes, intellectual property disputes, equity, insolvency and Corporations Act related matters.