Associate Director – Head of Litigation
McLane joined Summers Legal in 2012. He has a particular interest in contentious wills and deceased estate matters, which has seen him act and advise in several large-scale and high-profile estate disputes in both the Supreme Court of WA and Court of Appeal, including multi-jurisdictional estates, both on behalf of the legal representatives of an estate as well as eligible applicants to an estate.
McLane approaches matters in a commercial and pragmatic fashion, allowing him to tailor strategies to achieve desirable outcomes for his clients.
McLane has acted on behalf of many private and public corporations, and regularly appears in many different jurisdictions including the Supreme, District and Magistrates Courts of Western Australia, the Federal Court of Australia and the State Administrative Tribunal.
Office: +61 8 94208222
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Wills & estates (contentious and non-contentious);
Guardianship and Administration;
Building and construction;
Bachelor of laws UWA (2011)
Supreme Court of Western Australia (2013)