Peter Holdsworth Special Counsel

Peter Holdsworth has over 20 years’ experience in Trust Law; Estate Planning, including Advanced Wills, Testamentary Trusts, Powers of Attorney (Financial, Medical and Guardian), Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and Estate Issues. He also has extensive experience in Corporations Law and Taxation.

Peter provides advice in relation to asset protection, farm and business succession planning, family trusts as well as the provision of sophisticated wills incorporating testamentary discretionary and or mandatory trusts. His broad experience in Succession, Tax, Trust and Corporations law and private wealth advisory enables him to identify and implement advance estate planning solutions.

Complementing his legal qualifications, Peter has experience in and holds accounting and financial planning qualifications.

Peter has been recognised in the Doyle’s Guide as a Recommended Wills, Estates & Succession Planning Lawyer – Victoria in 2017 and 2018.

Peter’s Madgwicks Moment: I really value and enjoy the calibre of people I work with at the firm. I know I can always take a holistic approach to a client’s affairs because I know I have the professional expertise of Madgwicks behind me.


  • Advance wills, including testamentary trusts
  • Powers of Attorney – financial, medical and corporate
  • Estate planning for clients with structures – Trusts, SMSFs, partnerships
  • Family Agreements
  • Business – buy/sell
  • Probate and estate administration
  • Family and estate dispute resolution
  • Trusts and superannuation
  • Sale of business


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