Director, Dawes & Vary Riordan Lawyers
Lesley is a Director of Dawes & Vary Riordan Lawyers and one of the inaugural Law Institute of Victoria Commercial Tenancy Law Specialists (1999-2015). Lesley heads the firm's Property and Retail Leasing Group and practices extensively in Commercial and Agricultural property transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and property related Water Law issues. Lesley advises high wealth individuals, property developers, business owners, agriculturalists and government bodies. She also plays a key role in the management of the Firm.
Lesley is committed to the region particularly in the areas of infrastructure, education and employment. She is a Board Member of the Committee 4 Greater Shepparton and a Community Representative of the Goulburn Valley Highway Shepparton Bypass Action Group. She is an enthusiastic supporter of the Greater Shepparton Lighthouse Project which is seeking to improve education and employment outcomes in the region. Through the law firm, Lesley is involved with the Goulburn Valley Community Fund's Lift Off Scholarship Program and she plays a supportive role with Wilmott Road Primary School through a scholarship program and a breakfast program.