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As a law practice, we are most grateful for the invaluable leadership of former Managing Principal, David Sharrock, from 1998 until his retirement from partnership in 2019.

Your experience of our law practice of today results from the solid foundations built in the past.

1967

Richard Pitman starts a solo conveyancing and probate practice in Glen Waverley

1979

David Sharrock starts his career as a commercial lawyer, working in suburban law firms, including as the commercial partner at a Box Hill firm, assisting for profit businesses and not for profit organisations

1998

David Sharrock acquires Richard Pitman’s law firm and launches Sharrock Pitman Legal in Glen Waverley, with Richard retiring

2000

Our law practice is accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria as specialising in Commercial Law and thereafter experiences steady, solid growth with a growing team

2005

The firm moves to new, larger business premises in Glen Waverley and, over the years, the team includes Accredited Specialists in Property Law, Commercial Litigation, Wills & Estates and Family Law

2011

We start a mediation service called DisputeOver, for workplace and business disputes

2013

Sharrock Pitman Legal becomes an incorporated legal practice, with long term employees Andre Ong and Mitchell Zadow joining David Sharrock in partnership.

We also launch a community-based business club called The School of Hard Knocks for Stressed Business People and Reluctant Entrepreneurs, for business owners and executive and board members of not for profit organisation

2014

We launch a business consultancy and public speaking business called The Reluctant Entrepreneur, to assist our customers with their business needs

2018

We publish a practical, business workbook entitled Fighting for Enterprise Success: through the eye of the tiger, to assist our customers with key business fundamentals

2019

As at 31 December, David Sharrock retires from partnership

2020

Mitchell Zadow and Andre Ong continue to lead Sharrock Pitman Legal, supported by a large, high performance team

Our law practice is located on the ground floor of modern, multi-level premises, adjacent to the busy retail and restaurant precinct in Glen Waverley.

The building is a real commercial hub, with some 25 other businesses located there.

Customers are afforded comfort, convenience and good access to the premises. There is bus and train transport nearby, with plenty of free car parking opposite the building off Montclair Avenue and behind the building off Bogong Avenue.

We aim to be different and to make a difference in terms of service, expertise and solutions. Click on Our Commitment to You to discover what this means for you.