Legal Services


The following legal practitioners have agreed to give RRVV members a 30 minute first interview free. We recommend that you prepare a short summary/chronology of the issues you wish to seek their advice on prior to the interview.

We are a dedicated/boutique “elder law” practice. See our website for further information on retirement villages, aged care, guardianship, Wills/Estates, granny flat agreements, powers of attorney, elder financial abuse and the other areas of practice in this field of law. The principal, Peter Gauld, is a sole practitioner who gives personal one-on-one service to clients only in these discrete areas.
Ground Floor,737 Burwood Road, Hawthorn East
3123, Victoria
03 9024 3868
Aughtersons has served the Ringwood and surrounding communities for more that fifty years, providing a broad range of legal services to clients, including assistance to many clients for retirement village entry, sale of the family home and other related issues. As accredited property law and family law specialists with extensive experience in retirement village matters and elder law generally, Aughtersons can efficiently and effectively provide for all residents' legal needs.
267 Maroondah Hwy. Ringwood,
3134, Victoria
15 years of providing advice to incoming, current and outgoing residents of retirement villages and their estates. Fixed fees for conveyancing.
Suite 30, Wantirna Mall, 348 Mountain Highway
Wantirna, Victoria 3152
99 Queen Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Suite 2, 121 Cardigan Street
Carlton, Victoria 3053
03 9347 2722
Robert Phillips is sole practitioner who works solely in the area of retirement village law and related issues for older people. He is the author of "Older Residents and the Law" - a 2nd edition text covering legal issues affecting older people. As well as providing advice and assistance to retirement village residents he has conducted training and delivered seminars on this topic for Government departments, lawyers and community organisations.
7 Pollards Road
Elphinstone, Victoria 3448
823 High Street
Thornbury, Victoria 3071
Suite 2, 40 Montclair Avenue
Glen Waverley, Victoria 3150
191 Greville Road
Prahran, Victoria 3181
130 High Street
Bellmont, Victoria 3216
Level 6, 530 Little Collins Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Signpost Aged Care Services is an incorporated legal practice specialising in aged care. We not only provide legal assistance on issues specific to aged care but also provide services to assist families to navigate the aged care system, including advising on the transition from a retirement village to aged care, and assisting with disputes relating to retirement villages.
PO Box 5102
Glenferrie South, Victoria 3122