Expertise

We work in selected areas of law and jurisdictions to ensure intelligent solutions that are tailored to your commercial needs. By working closely with you, we help you manage your legal issues with an emphasis on prevention as well as dispute resolution.

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Forbes Kirby strives to provide the best outcome for you in all forms of litigation: from small money recovery matters through to complex commercial disputes.

SMALL BUSINESS

We have a dedicated team who will handle all your needs in relation to starting a business, including finance, structuring the business and asset protection.

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

We have very experienced practitioners who have acted extensively in industrial relations both for employers and employees.

IMMIGRATION

Immigration is a complex area of law and the associated rules and regulations can change very quickly. We remain up to date regarding all developments and changes in immigration. You can have peace of mind that you are receiving the most accurate and up-to-date information, advice and assistance for all Australian visa applications, cancellations, refusals and all other issues relating to Australian migration law.

INSOLVENCY

We provide expert advice on all aspects of insolvency, administration and reconstruction. We understand the legal framework in which insolvency operates and the many factors that come into play when an individual or company is facing insolvency. We provide innovative, timely advice and action to prevent or mitigate the effects of insolvency on our clients.

CORPORATE

Our corporate team has a significant record in a wide range of commercial and corporate transactions throughout the business life cycle, from incorporation or acquisition, to sale, succession and ASX listing.

BANKING AND FINANCE

Our senior lawyers have over 35 years' experience in banking and finance having acted for banks and other financiers since 1978.

PROPERTY

We provide a range of property legal services for developers, owners, investors and tenants that deliver results with efficiency in mind.

CRIMINAL LAW

We have a proven track record in successfully negotiating our clients through in the Magistrates' Court, District Court and Supreme Court of Western Australia. We also have extensive experience in the appellate jurisdiction.

FAMILY LAW

Our team is dedicated to helping families navigate through the minefield of family law that often comes with the breakdown of relationships.

WILLS AND ESTATES

Our experienced team provide a range of services in Wills, Estate Planning & Disputes, Family Provision, Succession Planning and Trusts. We are dedicated to helping you and your family protect your assets and effectively plan for the future.

ENERGY AND RESOURCES

We provide independent advice to clients locally, nationally and internationally in relation to energy and resources projects.