(03) 9510 1561 lms@lmslawyers.com.au



LMS Lawyers is a boutique legal practice with a high level of skill and experience in Owners Corporation law, construction and planning law, commercial litigation, property law and commercial law.

Our leader and Director of our practice, 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 has been the sole Director of LMS Lawyers since 2004.

Some aspects of Les’ professional career is that he appears in all jurisdictions and 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.