Denise Preston

Position: Lawyer

Denise joined JMA in 2021 and previously worked with NSW Communities and Justice for 15 years, where she developed extensive experience in:

  • Administration of Deceased Estates both testate and intestate, Trusts, Powers of Attorney including conveyancing and the transfer and sale of various assets.
  • Succession Planning Documents, including preparing Wills, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardians.
  • Advocating for clients with various cognitive and physical abilities and cultural backgrounds.
  • Financial Management of persons under Financial Management and Guardianship Orders, working with the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal and those most vulnerable in our community.

Denise has completed a Diploma in Business (Legal Services), a Diploma in Law and a Master in Legal Practice.

Denise most enjoys the opportunity to work with clients to achieve realistic and tailored practical solutions to complex problems.

Denise values the importance of investing in the next generation, having mentored students in high schools in regional and remote communities.

Outside of work Denise enjoys spending time with family, acrylic painting, gardening and playing squash. Denise lives with her husband who works in Agricultural Research and their daughter in the Riverina.