Meet Lance Pollard

Managing Director | Business Advisory
Lance Pollard


Lance Pollard
Managing Director

Lance Pollard

Business Advisory
Lance leads our firm’s strategic direction, growth and leadership, and is also a director of the Business Advisory and Wills and Estates teams.

Lance has 30 years’ experience across corporate, commercial and personal legal matters.

First and foremost, Lance understands how business operates. He draws on his experience across complex transactions to guide clients through the entire business lifecycle. Clients say his advice is pragmatic, easy to understand and relevant in dealing with all kinds of challenges – legal or otherwise – across a range of industries.

Lance advises public and private corporations, SMEs, sole traders, partnerships and trusts, not-for-profits, charities and high net worth individuals on all commercial matters. He also advises private clients on estate planning and deceased estate administration.


Approachable, practical, trusted.

Lance specialises in a range of services for businesses and for your average Australian.
  • Advisory Services
  • Asset and Wealth Structuring and Protection
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Business Sales and Purchases
  • Business Structuring & Advice
  • Commercial Insurance
  • Commercial and Private Lending
  • Companies Limited by Guarantee
  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Constitution and Rules
  • Construction Infrastructure
  • Contract Administration
  • Contract Preparation and Advice
  • Corporate Borrowing, Lending and Capital Raising
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Structuring
  • Corporations Act and ASIC
  • Credit Agreements
  • Disclosure Documentation
  • Due Diligence
  • Finance and Securities
  • Governance
  • Insurance Law
  • Mergers, Sales and Acquisitions
  • Mortgages, Securities and Caveats
  • Not-for-Profit and Charities
  • Partnerships and Alliances
  • Privacy
  • Professional Risk and Indemnity
  • Risk Management
  • Shareholder, Partnership, and Director Disputes & Agreements
  • Tax Law
  • Tourism, hotels and hospitality
  • Trusts
  • Wine, Vineyards and Liquor


University of Queensland Bachelor of Laws
University of Queensland Bachelor of Commerce
Queensland Law Society
1990 Supreme Court of Queensland
1990 High Court of Australia

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Publications by Lance

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08 November 2018 Firm Updates / News & Media

Our New Website is Live!

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21 August 2018 Firm Updates / News & Media

Bennett & Philp’s Wills & Estates Team Grows

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09 July 2018 Firm Updates

Bennett & Philp Joins Australian and Global Law Firm Alliance

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