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Atkinson Vinden Lawyers
Level 8, 10 Help Street
Chatswood NSW 2067
61 2 9411 4466

Firm Details

We are a well-established, successful and growing Sydney-based law firm. With a staff of almost 50 people, we have the strength and experience to service all of your legal needs.

Our culture is built around the concept of Right People, Right Advice.

By being the Right People, our staff work to achieve the best outcome for you, we listen carefully to you so that we understand what you actually need, we are open and honest - no nonsense, and we provide accessibility and depth by working in teams.

In focusing on providing the Right Advice, we problem-solve in a practical way so that our advice is tailored to you, we provide high quality advice and representation through talent, knowledge and experience, and we identify legal solutions of enduring value to you and your business.

We have in-depth capacity across the disciplines of Commercial Law, Property Law, Estate Planning, Retirement Villages and Aged Care, Litigation, Employment Law and Family Law.

We are always keen to explore opportunities with new clients. Please call us on + 61 2 9411 4466 or send us an email with any questions you may have. We look forward to partnering with you.


Rod Berry
Managing Partner
Sheena Vinden
Senior Partner
Guy Vinden
Head of Health Care, Aged Care & Retirement Villages
Anne Goodrick
Special Counsel & Accredited Specialist Property Law
Frank Windeyer
Special Counsel
Mark Squire
Special Counsel
Miranda Thompson
Special Counsel
Anita Vayanos
Special Counsel
Leora Tius
Sally Webber
Accredited Specialist Commercial Litigation
Matt Metri

About Our Clients

For over 35 years Atkinson Vinden has been helping individuals with all of their personal legal requirements, such as estate planning, wills and probate, buying and selling property, family law, will disputes and family provision, unfair dismissal and other employment issues.

We also have a large portfolio of business clients, encompassing SME's, large corporations, property developers, not-for-profit entities and company directors. We mainly act for clients based in Australia, but we also represent some international clients.  Particular industries we focus on include pharmaceutical and medical devices, ICT, education, real estate agencies, building and construction, property development, retirement villages and aged care, beverages and hospitality, and retail.

We assist businesses with all of their legal needs - shareholder agreements, trust structures, commercial contracts, leasing and property acquisition and sale, mergers and acquisitions, franchising, business succession planning, ICT and intellectual property, disputes, mediation and litigation, employment and HR issues.


Guy Vinden
Retirement Village & Aged Care
+ 61 2 9411 4466
Sheena Vinden
+ 61 2 9411 4466
Rod Berry
+ 61 2 9411 4466
Janelle Boutros
+ 61 2 9411 4466
Anita Vayanos
Family Law
+ 61 2 9411 4466
Rod Berry
Employment Law
+ 61 2 9411 4466
Miranda Thompson
+ 61 2 9411 4466

Firm Practice Areas

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Employee Benefits Law
  • Family Law
  • Family Law Mediation
  • Franchise Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Labour and Employment Law
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Leasing Law
  • Legal Malpractice Litigation
  • Life Sciences Practice
  • Litigation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Partnership
  • Real Property Law
  • Retirement Villages and Senior Living Law
  • Superannuation Law
  • Trusts and Estates