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Alf Macolino | Partner

Alf Macolino  

Principal Areas of Practice:

  • Retirement Villages
  • Aged Care
  • Succession Planning
  • Property
  • Deceased Estates

 

Alf has been a lawyer since 1978. He has wide experience in retirement village and aged care developments and administration, property development, commercial and business transactions, commercial leasing and deceased estates.

Alf is well-known in the property development industry and the retirement village and aged care industry. He is a long-standing member of the retirement living committees of the Urban Development Institute of Australia (South Australian division), and Aged and Community Services (SA & NT).  He is a former member of the Retirement Living Committee of the Property Council of Australia.

He was the founder and then the chair of the Urban Development Institute retirement living committee for over six years. He has presented numerous papers and state and national conferences on retirement living, affordable housing and property matters.

His expertise in these areas was recognised when he was listed in Best Lawyers Australia in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 for Retirement Villages and Seniors Living Law, and also in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 for Real Estate and Property Law. He was awarded Retirement Villages and Seniors Living Lawyer of the year in 2015. This recognition is only obtained because Alf’s peers in the legal profession recognised his expertise. Alf is also listed in the Doyle’s Guide to Australian lawyers for Property Law.

For the last eight years he has been the editor or the co-editor of That Last Testament, the official quarterly newsletter of the Succession Law Committee of the Law Society of South Australia. He is also a consultant editor of the Retirement and Estate Planning Bulletin of Australia.  He has presented numerous papers at conferences on succession law issues and written many articles for The Last Testament.

Alf is the resident lecturer in plain English at the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice course run by the Law Society of South Australia. He is a member of Clarity, an international organisation dedicated to use of plain English in documents. Alf is well-known for his clarity in drafting complex legal documents.

Alf has an association with Fabio Panarese, a lawyer in Milan with Italian and Australian legal qualifications. Alf regularly organises assistance for Italian Australians with legal issues in Italy.

Alf is a Notary Public, and performs a wide range of notarial services.

 

Professional Memberships

  • Law Society of South Australia
  • Law Council of Australia
  • Urban Development Institute (South Australia division)
  • Property Council of Australia
  • Aged and Community Services (SA and NT)
  • Leading Aged Services Australia
  • Clarity (UK)
  • Notaries Society of South Australia
  • College of Australian and New Zealand Notaries
  • Italian Chamber of Commerce
  • Lawyers Assistance Panel for Law Society of South Australia
  • Retirement Living Committee-UDIA
  • Retirement Living Committee-Aged and Community Services

 

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Contact
T: (08) 8111 4000
F: (08) 8111 4099
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