Paul Radford


      Paul joined Connolly Suthers in 1982. He became a Partner of the firm in 1995 and heads up our Wills and Estates Practice. His areas of practise include personal estate planning, business succession planning, superannuation (including SMSFs), estate administration and estate litigation. He has also has acted in many contentious partnership, company, as well as estate and trust disputes.

      Most of Paul’s time is devoted to estate planning and estate litigation. Practise in this area demands a broad understanding of commercial and structuring issues as well as the family and personality issues involved.

      On a daily basis he deals with:-

      • wills
      • testamentary trusts
      • family discretionary trusts
      • probate & estate administration
      • succession planning & agreements
      • binding death benefit directions
      • superannuation pensions
      • business succession planning
      • farm succession planning
      • enduring powers of attorney
      • advance health directives
      • buy/sell agreements
      • joint tenancy agreements
      • Family Provision Applications
      • Will Challenge and Construction and Estate Administration Litigation
      • QCAT Applications for Guardianship and Administration
      • dispute resolution

      View Paul's Latest Blog: Confessions of an Estate Planner Part 1 and Part 2


      • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and High Court of Australia - 1988
      • Bachelor of Laws (Queensland University of Technology) – 1988
      • Diploma in Superannuation Management (Macquarie University) - 1997
      • Queensland Law Society Accredited Specialist Succession Law - 2003
      • Member - Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
      • Member of the SMSF Association - 2016
      • Self Managed Super Funds (RG146) Accredited

      Contact Paul

      P 07 4729 6616
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      Assistant: Donna Goldsworthy

      P (07) 4729 6633
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      Areas of Practice

      Commercial Law
      Property Law
      Business and Estate Disputes
      Succession Law
      Estate Planning, Administration and Litigation

      416 Flinders StreetTownsville
      QLD, 4810