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Sharing information with our clients, our team and the community about achievements, legal updates, news and events

Partners with the Community

We are proud to be members of the following local community, legal and business networking groups: Law Institute of Victoria  Australasian Legal Practice Management Association  Business Network International (BNI)  Rotary Club of Emerald & District Inc Eastern Dandenong Ranges Association  Emerald Community House  We are also proud sponsors of the following local sporting clubs: Gembrook-Cockatoo … Continue reading “Partners with the Community”

Community 30 July 2022

Marcus Adams appointed as the 2022-23 President of the Rotary Club of Emerald & District

Falcone & Adams Lawyers congratulates Marcus Adams on being appointed the 2022-23 President of the Rotary Club of Emerald & District on 5 July 2022 and for his unfaltering service to the local community. https://www.emeraldrotary.org.au/

Delete 5 July 2022

Congratulations Tegan Byrne on your long awaited graduation with Charles Darwin University

Falcone & Adams congratulate Tegan Byrne on finally being able to graduate and celebrate the completion of her law degree with Charles Darwin University. Tegan was admitted into legal practice by the Supreme Court of Victoria in February 2020 and practices as a Lawyer in our Wills, Estate Planning & Deceased Estates team.

Delete 1 June 2021

Local identity, John Wallis retires after 41 years of practice in Belgrave

After 41 years owning and operating a legal practice in Belgrave, local identity John Wallis is retiring.  John proudly shares the history of Armstrong Ross Lawyers (now known as Falcone & Adams Lawyers), which dates back to the 1930’s in the Ferntree Gully Belgrave Mail Newspaper.  Further information about the history of Armstrong Ross Lawyers … Continue reading “Local identity, John Wallis retires after 41 years of practice in Belgrave”

Community 17 July 2020

Pool and Spa Regulations

The State Government introduced new regulations in December 2019 to make swimming pools and spas safer to prevent young children from drowning. The regulations apply to pools and spas capable of holding water over 30cm in depth.  If you own such a pool or spa you must register it with your local council by 1 … Continue reading “Pool and Spa Regulations”

Community 1 July 2020

COVID-19 Outbreak

Falcone & Adams Lawyers office is still open. We are closely monitoring the Australian Department of Health advice and our main focus is to ensure a safe environment for our clients and staff. It is therefore our preference that save and except for exceptional circumstances, the signing of documents, or the drop off and collection of documents, … Continue reading “COVID-19 Outbreak”

Community 23 March 2020

Dedicated Local Service

Falcone & Adams Lawyers editorial and advertisement on page 12 of the Rangers Trader on 25 February 2020. Meet the team. Learn about our areas of legal practice, our local history including the acquisition of Armstrong Ross Lawyers in Belgrave and also our plans for the future.  

Community 26 February 2020

And it comes with a swimming pool and spa!!

How exciting – you have upgraded and bought a house with a swimming pool and spa.  But have you considered the recent changes to the law which require property owners to register their pool and spa with their local council by 1 June 2020, have them inspected by an appropriately qualified building inspector and issued … Continue reading “And it comes with a swimming pool and spa!!”

Community 18 December 2019

Congratulations Darren Coventry, winner of Falcone & Adams 2019 sponsored Watercolour Prize

Falcone & Adams Lawyers would like to congratulate Darren Coventry, who is this year’s winner of Falcone & Adams Lawyers sponsored Watercolour Prize at the Emerald Arts Society Annual Art Exhibition 2019. The Emerald Arts Society holds its Annual Art Exhibition over the Melbourne Cup long weekend each November, which is attended by many locals … Continue reading “Congratulations Darren Coventry, winner of Falcone & Adams 2019 sponsored Watercolour Prize”

Community 1 December 2019

Congratulations to Holly Hynninen on her admission into legal practice – 10 September 2019

Falcone & Adams Lawyers wish to congratulate Holly Hynninen on being admitted into legal practice on Tuesday 10 September 2019. Holly attended at the Supreme Court of Victoria with her supervising Principal, Nadia Falcone who moved her admission. Holly commenced her employment at Falcone & Adams Lawyers in 2016, assisting with various administrative and paralegal … Continue reading “Congratulations to Holly Hynninen on her admission into legal practice – 10 September 2019”

Community 11 September 2019