Charles Beresford Principal

Charles was admitted to practice in 1989 and, after working as an Associate to a Judge of the Supreme Court of South Australia for 14 months, entered private practice in 1990. He joined Clelands Lawyers Adelaide in 1998 and made partner in 2002.

Much of his work involves the preparation of wills and administering deceased estates.

His fields of practice also include commercial property leasing, commercial and civil litigation, contract preparation and the provision of advice across the full spectrum of commercial transactions.

Charles consults in Ceduna on the Eyre Peninsula on a regular basis.

Areas of Practice

Wills, Estates & Succession Planning

Commercial & Business Law

Litigation & Dispute Resolution



Copyright – Artistic Works

Self Managed Super Funds - The Basics

Self Managed Superannuation Fund and Death

Supply of Alcohol to Minors

Keeping up with Technology - Wills

Retirement Villages Act 2016 – New legislation

"What's your problem?" - Signing wills

A Will, or Not?

Superannuation - Binding Death Benefit Nominations

Retirement Villages - Exit Entitlements

What is an Enduring Power of Attorney?

Tis the season to be jolly

Why have a Will?

Superannuation & Estate Planning

Strategies to help prevent your will being challenged

New Probate Fees in South Australia - A De Facto Death Duty?

Review your affairs