Our in-house tax counsel has expert knowledge in specialist taxation matters, succession & estate planning.
Paul is a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales with undergraduate degrees in Law and Financial Administration from the University of New England and a Master of Laws degree from the University of Sydney. Paul has over 20 years of experience as a taxation lawyer and has attained the designation of “Chartered Tax Adviser” from the Taxation Institute of Australia.
He commenced his career in the taxation division of one of the Big 4 accounting firms in Sydney in 1998. He became a tax lawyer with a mid-tier law firm before taking up a Senior Associate position with a boutique taxation advisory firm in 2009. In 2012 Paul accepted the Tax Lawyer position with Roberts & Morrow. As part of that role, he heads up the Tax & Estate Planning Team, which provides high-level taxation advice to partners and clients of the firm on complex transactions together with business succession and estate planning issues.
In May 2020, an incorporated legal practice, RML Solutions Pty Ltd, was added to the Roberts & Morrow group to provide legal services which are compatible with the tax advisory and estate planning work of the Tax & Estate Planning Team. Paul is the Principal of RML Solutions and has been a partner of Roberts & Morrow since 2015.
Cameron is a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales with bachelor’s degrees in law and accounting from the University of New England. Cameron’s primary practice areas are taxation, business structuring, and estate planning. He is an Affiliate of the Tax Institute of Australia and is currently completing the Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) course.
Cameron is also is a local to the New England region, having grown up on a cattle grazing property at Yarrowitch (being approximately 50 kilometers east of Walcha), and attended high school in Armidale.
Cameron has worked for Roberts & Morrow since mind-2015, being initially employed in tax compliance accounting before transitioning to the internal legal team. Since the transition in mid-2016, Cameron has been primarily involved in the provision of detailed taxation, estate planning and legal advice to clients of Roberts & Morrow under the supervision of Paul Williams.
In his spare time, Cameron enjoys spending time at his family farm and pursuing his other passion of aviation, having recently attained his private pilot’s license.
Karina joined our Firm as an undergraduate accountant in 2005 and has now become an Australian Legal Practitioner and a Chartered Accountant.
She attended the University of New England where she obtained her undergraduate degrees in Financial Administration and Law, graduating in 2008. Karina was admitted as a member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand in 2010 and then furthered her knowledge by completing a Master of Applied Taxation from the University of New South Wales in 2013. She chose to focus her Masters study on superannuation, having completed modules on self-managed superannuation fund law and taxation of superannuation. Given her studies in law and having demonstrated a keen interest in assisting with complex taxation matters, Karina made the switch from a traditional accounting role to a research and advisory role in 2013 when she joined the Tax & Estate Planning Team.
In 2022 Karina was admitted to the Supreme Court as an Australian Legal Practitioner after completing a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice in 2021. She now supports Paul Williams and the RML Solutions team by performing legal research, preparing advices on all topics of taxation and superannuation law, completing residential conveyances, advising on estate planning, and attending to wills and estate matters. Her experience in both accounting and law gives her a unique problem solving perspective.
In her spare time Karina enjoys gardening and spending time with her husband Damien and their three young daughters.