STEP Australia National Trusts and Estates Conference 2021


The STEP Australia 2021 Conference will be held at a luxury Sydney hotel, the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour, commencing with welcome drinks on the evening of Thursday 29 July 2021, followed by two full days of high-quality presentations. During the conference STEP will be hosting a Delegate Dinner on Friday 30 July 2021 and a Post-Conference Social Event on Saturday 31 July 2021 to conclude the conference.

Date: Thursday 29 July to Saturday 31 July 2021

Venue: Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel, Australia

Link to Register: Available here

Program: Click here


  • The Hon. Chief Justice Susan Kiefel AC, High Court of Australia
  • The Hon. Justice Julie Ward, Chief Judge in Equity, Supreme Court of New South Wales
  • Sandra Boyle TEP & Christopher Boyle TEP - Former Registrars of the Supreme Court of Western Australia (recently retired), Perth
  • Prof. Gino Dal Pont, University of Tasmania
  • Dr Bernard Walrut TEP, Murray Chambers, Adelaide
  • Prof. John Glover, Owen Dixon Chambers, Melbourne
  • Prof. Reid Mortensen, University of Southern Queensland
  • Christine Smyth TEP, Christine Smyth Estate Lawyers, Brisbane
  • John Balazs, Balazs Lazanas & Welch LLP, Sydney
  • Kimberley Martin TEP, Worrall Moss Martin Lawyers, Tasmania
  • Jane Needham SC, St James Hall Chambers, Sydney
  • Michael Olesnicky TEP, Baker McKenzie, Hong Kong
  • Michele Sheehan TEP, enTrust Law and Sheehan & Co, Brisbane
  • Craig Gregson TEP, Gregson & Associates, Perth

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