About the Author

Peter Townsend
Principal, Townsends Business & Corporate lawyers

Townsend has over 30 years of experience providing legal advice to businesses, accountants and participants in the wealth management industry. He is the principal of Townsends Lawyers and managing director of self-managed superannuation compliance business SuperCentral Pty Ltd. He is a fellow of the Institute of Company Directors and the Commercial Law Association, and an associate of the Financial Planning Association.

Expert Feeds Published

Can a child treat his/her parent badly and still expect a share of the parent's estate? This latest case highlights the answer. You don't need to scour the bookshops for a good story about the ...

Articles Published

For those wanting to ensure that a particular family member or a person they have specifically chosen becomes the director of a family company when the current director passes away, it can be a minefield.  ...