Sinisgalli Foster Legal is a Melbourne based commercial law firm. John Sinisgalli and Alan Foster lead a team of highly talented Solicitors, Associates and Consultants.
A core practice area of the firm is Commercial Dispute Resolution and Insolvency matters. John and Alan are long standing Accredited Commercial Litigation Specialists.
We act for diverse commercial clients ranging from listed companies to privately owned businesses. The team is led is by Principal, John who is supported by William.
The property team advise on all aspects of the sale and acquisition of commercial and residential property, leases, licences, building and construction agreements, and property disputes.
Wills & Estates
The firm’s Wills and Estates practice is led by Associate, Denise in collaboration with John and Consultant, Peter. Denise and John act in complex probate litigation matters.
Private Client Advisory
We advise listed companies and privately owned businesses in a wide range of industries.
John SinisgalliPrincipalCommercial LitigationJohn is a Principal of Sinisgalli Foster Legal and an Accredited Commercial Litigation Specialist. John established Sinisgalli Foster in April of 2018 with fellow Principal Alan Foster.
John practises in Commercial Litigation, Insolvency, Commercial Transactions, Trust and Estate Litigation.
John was Chairperson of the Law Institute of Victoria Specialisation Committee from 2014 to 2017 and has been a Committee member for 11 years.
John is a Director of the Marsh Foundation, a Committee Member of the DOXA Community Club, and a Pro Bono Adviser to the Long Walk Foundation.
Peter KempsonConsultantWills, Estates & PropertyPeter was a Principal of Kempsons Lawyers until 2014. He joined Sinisgalli Foster Legal, upon its commencement in April 2018.
Peter leads the Wills, Estates and Property practice and has significant knowledge and experience in these areas.
Peter has practiced extensively in wills and estates, estate planning and property and business law since 1969. He has a 50 year Service Certificate from the Law Institute of Victoria.
Peter is often appointed by the Supreme Court of Victoria to act as an Independent Estate Administrator. He is dedicated to client service and to providing both excellent and cost effective legal services. P / 03 9133 3052E / firstname.lastname@example.org
Denise Cremona-EdwardsAssociateWills, Estates & Property Denise works in our Wills, Estates and Property practice.
Denise graduated from Victoria University with Bachelor of Laws (Honours) in 2014 and was admitted to practice in 2016.
She was appointed as an Associate in 2018.
Denise has extensive experience in Wills, Estates and Estate Litigation.
William KiernanAssociateCommercial & PropertyWilliam is a solicitor in the firm’s Commercial and Property group. He graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts in 2016 and was admitted to practice in 2017.
William practises primarily in commercial transactions, including the preparation and negotiation of documents relating to the sale and acquisition of businesses, shares, assets and services. He also advises on various aspects of commercial and retail leasing, as well as property, building and leasing disputes.
Alongside this, William has a particular interest in technical commercial structures and advises on matters relating to trust arrangements, partnerships, and intellectual property.
Ashley CoganAssociateCommercial & PropertyAshley is an Associate in the Commercial and Property team.
Ashley graduated from Deakin University with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and Bachelor of Commerce in 2009 and was admitted to practice in 2011.
Ashley has considerable experience in a broad spectrum of commercial transactions across a variety of industries including the sale and acquisition of small and medium sized businesses, loan agreements and share and unit sale agreements.
Robert BujnowskiSolicitorCommercial & Commercial LitigationRobert is a Solicitor in the Commercial and Commercial Litigation practices.
In 2016, Robert graduated with First Class Honours from Victoria University College of Law & Justice as part of his Bachelor of Laws (LLB). Robert has completed internships at the Victorian Supreme Court of Appeal and the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria, and was admitted to practice in 2019.
Prior to joining the firm, Robert provided in-house legal support to a leading Integrative Medicine Research Institute where he advised on intellectual property agreements, commercial lease disputes and registration with professional bodies.
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