You will deal with the same experienced lawyer throughout your matter, reducing costs and increasing efficiency through continuity of service. We are centrally located in the heart of South Yarra. We have years of experience in the fields of dispute resolution, both commercial and relationship disputes, and we are experienced in running significant trials across all jurisdictions.

Deal with the one experienced lawyer throughout your matter

Our Services

Business and Commercial Law

We have worked closely with clients ranging from start-ups to SME’s in setting up and navigating their business operations. 

Divorce & Family Law

We can provide you with the advice and assitance to ensure your interests are protected through what is often a vvery difficult period of transformation.

Dispute Resolution

We have extensive experience in resolving business and personal disputes for clients expeditiously and with minimal fuss.

Insolvency & Debt Recovery Law

We ably assist you to recover outstanding debts or to defend claims brought by liquidators or trustees-in-bankruptcy.

Contesting a Will

We can commence or defend a Testator’s Family Maintenance Claim on your behalf. Mediation of these disputes often resolves them without the expense of Court action.

Wills, Deceased Estates & Probate

We have experience in relation to Preparation of Wills, Probate documents and Powers of Attorney, as well as in the administration of deceased estates.

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Our Client Testimonials 

Matthies Lawyers were efficient and professional in response to my legal matters. Highly recommended.

Stuart Andrews

Matthies Lawyers were amazing! I felt I was in trusting hands through our whole journey with James and his team, they achieved a 10/10 outcome for us and we couldn’t recommend them highly enough.

Lucinda Kimpton

I found James to be a diligent practitioner, who assisted me greatly.

jrl Lean

James Matthies and Matthies Lawyers are very professional and a pleasure to deal with. They have helped me resolve many issues quickly and I know they are capable of handling very complex matters. I highly recommend.

Nicholas Harrison

Highly recommend James and his legal practice!

Katherine Edwards

The team at Matthies have always been concise, clear and outlined all relevant information in plain English, assisted with documents in an extremely timely manner and been a pleasure to have on side. Highly recommend!

Mark Goss

I engaged James Matthies Lawyer’s in a commercial lease dispute. He gave extremely good advice and was able to resolve my issue effectively. I would highly recommend his professional service and personal manner.

Sara Byrne

James was able to provide urgent advice on a contract of sale for me in record time. Highly recommended.

James Mackness

I would highly recommend James Matthies, he is extremely professional, efficient, and always looks out for his clients best interests.

Frank Ross

James is professional, knowledgeable and kind!

Holly Byrne

James is amazingly helpful and understanding! Highly recommend.

Kristi P

I was very happy with the service Matthies Lawyers provided for our Wills and Estate planning. James was extremely helpful and gave sound advice, making it a simple and straight forward process. I would definitely recommend their services.

Georgia Winspear