Emma Maxwell

Senior Associate

Emma joined Heinz & Partners in 2015 and practices in family law, child protection and general litigation.

Emma was admitted to legal practice in 2007 and holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Bachelor of Arts and Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

 

Abby Irving

Senior Associate

Abby works in the Probate department helping clients with Wills, Powers of Attorney, deceased estate matters and associated conveyancing.  She enjoys assisting clients and aims to make it a smooth process. Outside of work Abby likes to spend time with her young family and catch up with friends.

Trent Rutherford

Senior Associate

Trent attended Deakin University in Geelong where he obtained a double degree in Law and Arts majoring in sociology. He joined Heinz & Partners in late 2011 as a conveyancing clerk, and completed his legal traineeship in 2012.

 

Steve Ashton

Senior Associate

Steven joined Heinz & Partners in 2015 after completing his legal traineeship at Central Highlands Community Legal Centre Inc. Steven holds a Bachelor of Education from the University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Laws from Deakin University.

 

Toby Permezel

Senior Associate

Toby joined Heinz & Partners’ commercial law department in 2017, having relocated from Mansfield, Victoria. Toby brings a wide range of legal knowledge and experience to the firm from his years in the High Country and is looking forward to assisting clients with business sales and purchases, commercial leasing, property law and alpine conveyancing.