ABOUT LMS LAWYERS
LMS Lawyers has a high level of skill and experience in Owners Corporation law, construction and planning law, commercial litigation, property law and commercial law. We have expand the services LMS Lawyers can offer to clients by joining the team at KPA Lawyers.
KPA Lawyers is an innovative law firm providing high-end quality advice and individual attention to clients in a range of legal services. They specialise in business and leasing, family law, commercial law, property law and conveyancing, wills and estate planning, employment law, litigation and dispute resolution and migration law.
KPA’s head of litigation, Les Schwarz, who has over 35 years of experience in the industry, is a prominent figure in the building industry and has given seminars and written papers on Owners Corporation Law and Construction Law. Les has worked as a partner in a large city law practice, independently as a Barrister for 12 years and was the sole Director of LMS Lawyers for 19 years.
Les has represented the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority in a number of important cases in the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and in Supreme Court Appeals which have established important legal precedents.
Les is also a member of the Building Appeals Board as well as a Tribunal member of the Architects Registration Board of Victoria. He hears a wide variety of disputes, appeals and complaints in respect of all types of regulatory matters arising out of the Building Act and other legislation.