2021 Doyle's Guide Leading Lawyer - Wills, Estates & Succession Planning
Peter Bobbin is a Principal Lawyer at Coleman Greig, having joined the firm as part of our 2019 integration with Argyle Lawyers.
With over 30 years’ experience in superannuation and taxation in both the personal and commercial arena, there is no case too complex for Peter. He is well known for his fine planning and strategic skills in the areas of tax, estate and business succession planning, commercial structuring, trusts, ATO litigation management, regulatory compliance and general commercial issues.
Peter is passionate about his practice and his open communication style allows his clients to understand the issues from a practical perspective, working with them to provide tailored solutions to achieve successful outcomes.
A former university lecturer and accountant, Peter is also active in lobbying the government to support a good cause or achieve better outcomes in the law. He has successfully had laws amended and was the only individual (non-association) representative invited to the Federal Treasury initiative on the Ralph Report to tax trusts as companies.
Peter is the Chair of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Australia, who collaborate with local business, industry and community organisations to develop strategies that promote inclusiveness and opportunities for those who need a helping hand.
A big believer in giving back to the community, Peter has been an active member and contributor to numerous professional associations in the financial services, superannuation and planning industries for over 33 years. His role as Charity Trustee of the Future2 Foundation, allows him to make a difference in the lives of young Australians, helping them lead productive, secure and happy lives.
In 2015, Peter was honoured by the Tax Institute as the Tax Advisor of the Year (SME). Peter is also a Public Notary.
Outside of work, Peter is an enthusiastic cyclist.