Katerina Peiros

Katerina Peiros is an accredited specialist in Wills & Estates in Victoria (LIV). She practises exclusively in all aspects of succession law. She is the principal of Hartwell Legal, a Melbourne-based boutique practice.

Katerina has a regular “Successful Succession” column in the Taxation in Australia Journal. She has written widely and presents at conferences. She is a member of the Succession Law Committee at the LIV.

Katerina is a member of the worldwide Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the Tax Institute and the Wills & Estates Study Group at the Law Institute of Victoria.


Speaking Engagements

Katerina has presented at various forums on a wide variety of topics including:

  • Duties of Solicitors towards will-maker clients
  • Distribution of deceased estates

Professional Organisations & Memberships

  • member of the Law Institute of Victoria study group on Wills & Estates
  • member of STEP, a worldwide association of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • affiliate member of the Taxation Institute of Australia
  • member of the Succession Law Committee for Victoria
Areas of expertise
Estate Planning
Deceased Estates
Business Succession
Academic Qualifications
Bachelor of Law and Science (Psychology) (Monash University)
Professional Organisation
Principal of Hartwell Legal
Professional Contact