Partner - Accredited Specialist in Wills & Estates
For more than 15 years, Adrian has helped hundreds of clients, and his tenacity and experience make him one of the most sought after Will Contest Lawyers in New South Wales (NSW).
Adrian is in the Doyle’s Guide ‘Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyers – NSW’ list for 2018, 2019 and 2020, and is on the Law Society of NSW Accredited Specialist Wills & Estates Assessment Committee, who set and mark examinations for candidates who apply to be Accredited Specialists in Wills & Estates.
Adrian commenced with Turnbull Hill Lawyers in 2002 and practises exclusively as a member of the Contested Wills & Estates Team, alongside Mary Windeyer, Liza Stewart, Peter Elliott, Cameron Duncan, Kaylyn Lyle, Lauren Ridgeway and Alanah Nightingale.
Adrian had primary carriage for the successful appellant in the landmark NSW Court of Appeal contested wills case, Nicholls v Hall & Ors  NSWCA 356. The matter is now one of the most frequently cited cases involving adult child claimants in estate disputes.
Adrian also maintained carriage for the successful parties in other Supreme Court cases including:
- Stockwell v Beaumont; O’Donnell v Beaumont  NSWSC 1811
- Pulitano v Pulitano  NSWSC 1688
- Wright v Burg  NSWSC 595
- Estate Pascale  NSWSC 443
- Stern v Sekers  NSWSC 59
- Clarke v Clarke  NSWSC 1130
- Ulcej v Hannink  NSWSC 479
- Baker v Colyer  NSWSC 1225
- McGowan v Waites  NSWSC 465
Adrian is an Accredited Specialist in Wills & Estates Law.