At Elit, we possess deep expertise in dispute management, mitigation and resolution.

We have over 50 years combined experience representing individuals, companies, professionals, directors & shareholders, insurance companies, local government, professional service firms, associations and authorities Australia wide and in all Court jurisdictions. We recognise that our clients have a need for quality and premium legal service that also represents value for money compared to larger firms.

We offer a new approach to litigation with a developed scenario plan based service.

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Advice and Negotiations in relation to Disputes both before and after legal proceedings have been issued, Representation at Mediations and Arbitrations in all jurisdictions including the Federal Court of Australia, Supreme Court of Victoria, County Court of Victoria, Magistrates Court and Victorian Civil & Administrative Tribunal,  Drafting Deeds of Release and Settlements.
Director, Shareholder & Officer Litigation, Securities and Transaction Litigation, Class Action Litigation, Property Litigation, Interlocutory Applications including removal of caveats and urgent injunctions.
Professional Liability claims for and against professionals (including architects, solicitors, accountants, financial advisors, auditors, real estate agents, pharmacists and doctors), Public Liability, Business Interruption, Property and Product Insurance, Cyber Insurance, Medical Negligence, Review of Insurance Policies and Advice as to Coverage, Director & Officer Insurance, Insurance Contracts Advice, General Insurance.
Regulatory Investigations and Disciplinary Complaints, Production of Documents to regulatory authorities including responding to Subpoenas and Freedom of Information (FOI) Requests, representation at the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) for and against financial providers.
Document Drafting, Review and Negotiation, Privacy and Intellectual Property, Leasing Matters, Regulatory and Governance Advice and Compliance, Competition & Consumer Advice.
Letters of Demand, Freezing Orders, Banking and Finance Disputes, Secured and Unsecured Recoveries, Freezing Orders & Injunctions.
Discrimination, Bullying and Harassment Claims, Unfair Dismissal, General Protection Claims, Restraint of Trade Issues, Review of Workplace Policies and Procedures, Employment and Independent Contractor Agreements, Redundancy and Termination Advice.
Building Defect Claims, Representation at the Victorian Civil & Administrative Tribunal and Domestic Building Dispute Resolution of Victoria (DBDRV) in relation to Building Disputes, Security for Payment Act 2002 Claims, Building Contracts, Owners Corporation Issues, Subdivision, Consultancy Agreements, Civil Works Agreements, Infrastructure Agreements, Management/Superintendent Agreements and Service and Development Agreements.
Statutory Demands, Bankruptcy Notices, Insolvency Proceedings, Bankruptcy Proceedings, Winding Up Applications, Liquidations, Unfair Preference Claims.
Including Nuisance Disputes, Compulsory Acquisitions, Water Act 1989 (Vic) Claims, Contamination Issues and Neighbourhood Disputes.
Defamation Claims & Litigation, Concerns Notices under the Defamation Act 2005, Advice as to Defamation Defences and Damages,  Intellectual Property, Privacy, Contempt of Court and Pre-Publication Advice.
Document Drafting, Review and Negotiations, Policy Review, Shareholder Agreements, Convertible Notes, Company Setup & Structuring Advice, Risk Management.
Seeking Provision from Estate, Contest or Defend Wills and Estates, Acquire or Dispose of Property, Executor and Trustee Advice and Removals/Requests for Accounting, Disputes relating to Wills, Estates, Trusts and SMSF’s, Distribution of Family Assets, Elder Financial Advice.
Start-Up & Capital Raising
We assist clients to raise or access finance including delivering short & long term strategies.
Risk & Regulatory
We offer non legal expertise that cover everyday aspects of governance, risk, regulatory & compliance.
Government Grant Assistance



    0401 812 885

    0413 944 023

    For any general enquiries:

    Elit Lawyers by McGirr & Snell
    Level 40, 140 William Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000.
    Phone: +61 3 9098 8646
    Facsimile: +61 3 9098 8655

    Elit Lawyers by McGirr & Snell
    Level 19, 10 Eagle Street, Brisbane, Queensland, 4000.
    Phone: +61 7 3121 3273
    Facsimile: +61 3 9098 8655