Malcolm Daws

Areas of Practice

  • Wills and Estates
  • Estate Planning
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Law
  • Leases
  • Contracts
  • Deceased Estate Disputes
  • Trusts
  • Tax and Revenue Law

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Law from Barristers Admission Board of New South Wales through University of Sydney in 1985.
  • Completed a course in accountancy with the Australian Society of Accountants and then the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in the 1970s.
  • Admitted to practice in May 1986 in New South Wales and in April 1987 in South Australia.

Memberships

  • Law Society of South Australia
  • Governance Institute of Australia
  • Institute of Chartered Secretaries (London)

Past Experience

Having started a working career in accountancy in 1965, Malcolm joined the Australian Taxation Office in Adelaide in 1968, and was later promoted to the Canberra office of the Australian Taxation Office.

In 1980 he commenced studying law, graduating in 1985.

From 1986, Malcolm practised in the areas of banking, finance, corporate, commercial, tax and revenue law. From 1990, he operated in general practice in Renmark. From 2012, that practice merged with Scammell & Co.

Career Highlights

As a student, Malcolm achieved a top distinction in Tax Law in 1977 (South Australia and Australia).

Directorships have included various public and private companies which operated in sectors including hospitality, strata management, estate planning, football commission, group training.

Interests Outside Professional Activity

Primary production – living on an acreage with a pecan orchard and market garden.

Activities have included a spread of sporting activities, pennant and inter-association tennis, pennant and regional golf and league seconds football. Another activity has been a keyboard player with a few bands.

Our Offices

Port Adelaide

235 St Vincent Street,
Port Adelaide
South Australia 5015
(08) 8447 4466
8.30am-5.00pm
Mon-Fri

Adelaide

86 Franklin Street,
Adelaide
South Australia 5000
(08) 8212 6875
8.30am-5.00pm
Mon-Fri

Walkerville

107 Walkerville Tce,
Walkerville
South Australia 5081
(08) 8342 0300
8.30am-5.00pm
Mon-Fri

Gawler

8 Union Street,
Gawler
South Australia 5118
(08) 8522 7160
8.30am-5.00pm
Mon-Fri

Renmark

By Appointment
(08) 8586 6764

Tanunda

By Appointment
(08) 8522 7160

After Hours0412 975 081 – Evenings, Weekends, Public Holidays
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