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Andrew Macpherson
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Property Planning and Construction
  • Banking and Finance
  • Wills & Powers of Attorney
  • Deceased Estates
Bachelor of Commerce (South Africa) (1987);
Bachelor of Laws (South Africa) (1989)
Andrew Macpherson
Senior Lawyer
  • Shepparton Office
03 5820 0228
03 5831 5377
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Andrew has practised extensively in Commercial and Agricultural property transactions, and intergenerational family farm transactions, as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Andrew has a broad range of interests including various sporting activities, having been a Director of the Yarrawonga Mulwala Multi Sport Festival, which has hosted a world qualifying triathlon event sanctioned by Triathlon Australia and Tri Vic.

Andrew has been a member of the Yarrawonga Mulwala Green Route Bridge Group which has been advocating for the construction of the replacement bridge over Lake Mulwala.

Career History:

  • 2019 - present - Dawes & Vary Riordan (Shepparton)
  • 2004 - 2018 - Hargraves Solicitors (Yarrawonga)
  • 2000 - 2003 - Hayes & Macpherson Solicitors (South Africa)
  • 1995 - 1999 - Geyser, Liebetrau, du Toit & Louw (South Africa)
  • 1992 - 1995 - Hazell & Rabie Inc (South Africa)

Professional Qualifications & Admissions:

  • 1989 - LL.B - Rhodes University (South Africa)
  • 1987 - B.Comm - Rhodes University (South Africa)

Admitted to Practice as a Barrister and Solicitor/Attorney in:

  • 2005 - Supreme Court of Victoria
  • 1995 - Natal Provisional Division (South Africa)
  • 1994 - Cape of Good Hope Provisional Division (South Africa)

Admitted to Practice as a Conveyancer:

  • 1995 - Natal Provincial Division (South Africa)
  • 1994 - Cape of Good Hope Provisional Division (South Africa)


  • 2004 - LL.B Conversion - Deakin University (Geelong)
  • 1989 - LL.B - Rhodes University (South Africa)
  • 1987 - B.Comm - Rhodes University (South Africa)

Memberships & Associations:

  • 2005 - Present - Law Institute of Victoria - Member
  • 2004 - Present - Goulburn Valley Law Association - Member

Work experience includes:

  • Andrew has extensive experience in both jurisdictions of Victoria and New South Wales,
  • Advice on subdivisions and transfers of land, stamp duty, drafting and preparation of Section 173 Agreements, easements, Vegetation Offset Management Plans.
  • Preparation and negotiation of Agreements for Lease and Leases to various tenants, and advice in relation to the application and management of leases under the Retail Leases Act.
  • Various commercial leasing matters, handling of disputes and mediation procedures.
  • Sales of businesses and land including hotels, motels and pubs (with Liquor and Gaming Licenses), retail shops, bakeries, butcheries, service stations, taxis, funeral directors.
  • Share Sale and Shareholder Agreements.
  • Drafting and preparation of Trust Deeds, Deeds of Vesting and Contingent Vesting, Deeds of Variation, Deeds of Appointment and Resignation of Trustees, Appointors and Beneficiaries.
  • Drafting of complex Wills incorporating Testamentary Trusts, Binding Death Beneficiary Nominations for SMSF's. 
  • Advice on and preparation of Option Agreements (Put and Call).
  • Preparation of Enduring Powers of Attorney (Financial and Medical), and Appointments of Enduring Guardians.
  • Deeds of Redistribution in relating to deceased estates.
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