Areas of Practice
• Deeds of Family Arrangement
• Estate Planning and Testamentary Trusts
• Intestacy Applications
• Powers of Attorney
• Will Challenges (Defendant & Plaintiff) - County and Supreme Courts
• Will/Estate related litigation
Naomi joined Lorraine Jones & Associates after having taken time out of professional practice to raise twin girls. After her admission in 2000, Naomi was employed by a National law firm which primarily serviced small to medium business owners. By 2011, she was a Partner at a Top Ten National Law Firm based in Dandenong.
Naomi has practised exclusively in the area of Wills and Estates for 15 years. In 2006, Naomi gained accreditation from the Law Institute of Victoria as a Wills + Estates Specialist. Naomi is also a member of the Law Institute of Victoria’s Specialisation Board (which oversees the Accredited Specialisation Scheme) and a member of the Wills + Estates Specialisation Advisory Committee – which sets, examines and marks the examination components for applicants seeking to become accredited as Wills + Estates specialists.
Naomi has played key roles in landmark County Court and Supreme Court estate litigation and has acted for Executors in defending Will litigation claims as well as for plaintiffs challenging Wills and seeking further and/or proper provision from deceased estates.
Naomi is a regular instructor and presenter at the Leo Cussen Centre for Law for Practical Legal Trainee Students and conducts professional development seminars for practitioners and legal support staff throughout the year. She has also presented at seminars for various accounting firms, financial planners and trustee companies.