Asset Protection Planning

Most common attitude of people is that they do not need asset protection, only when something happens and they realise their assets are threatened. Asset protection and planning affects not only companies but individuals as well.

Asset protection refers to the proactive planning in order to protect individuals’ or company assets to avoid future problems from creditors and judgements. It is a strategy that covers all litigation risks. To best protect your assets, it is important to start as soon as possible. At Les Keady Legal, we can provide you with advice regarding yourAsset-Protection-Planning-Lawyers-Sydney asset structure to minimise asset exposure to individuals or companies that may be able to file a lawsuit. Effective asset protection and planning involves consideration of laws and regulations that relate to: contracts, taxation, stamp duty, insurance and trusts, business management, credit control, trade practices and wills or estate planning.

Our team, based in south Sydney, is able to provide you with the legal advice and strategies for securing your assets and preventing creditors from pursuing you. It can also alert creditors that if they choose to pursue a claim from you, they will have great difficulty in succeeding.

Our experienced legal team can provide advice to reduce the risks in the following areas:

  • Careful structuring of assets
  • Intra business agreements
  • Income tax, Capital Gains Tax
  • Investment options
  • Binding financial agreements
  • Binging death benefit nominations
  • Reversionary superannuation pensions
  • Equity loans

At Les Keady Legal, we urge you to address asset protection and planning matters before potential problems arise, as then it may be too late. The professional legal advice is invaluable when considering the possibility of losing something of importance in an easy lawsuit claim of likely creditors. We provide a mobile service and are based at Sans Souci, about 20 km south of Sydney CBD.