Rod Cunich

About Author
For more than 33 years Rod Cunich has been helping clients plan for their future by finding practical solutions to legal matters. When it comes to succession, business, corporate and commercial law and practice, he is a leader in his field.

Rod is a good listener and spends the time to get to know his clients on a personal level, earn their trust and work with them to achieve positive outcomes of value. It is through careful planning that he is able to so effectively help clients attain certainty and minimise worrying risks. He holds the firm’s values of pursing social justice close to his heart.

‘With succession planning no two matters are the same,’ says Rod. ‘Each case is a problem-solving puzzle which sees me working with interesting people and achieving outcomes clients often think are impossible to achieve.’

Rod currently manages Slater & Gordon’s Succession Planning, Probate and Estate Administration Division nationally. From his humble beginnings on the wheat and sheep farm in central NSW to now being a director of numerous companies and Not for Profit organisations, Rod has earned a reputation from his ability to designing and implementing practical solutions that work.



Legal & General

What if one executor dies?

We all need to ensure we have end-of-life plans in place in a timely fashion to minimise the

Legal & General

How to cut estranged child from will

Can Angie block an estranged daughter from her will without creating a drawn-out challenge after

Estate planning & wills

Are ‘homemade’ updates to a will valid?

Members ask about alterations to a will and how to pass on half a home to ‘children'.

Estate planning & wills

Providing for the grandchildren

Estate planning expert Rod Cunich answers your questions on trust funds and executors.

Estate planning & wills

Are you being cut out of a will?

Candice is worried her mother is trying to cut her out of her will.

Estate planning & wills

How much to update a will?

Marcia wants to know how much it will cost to update her will.

Estate planning & wills

Will stepfather have final say?

Can siblings contest new will drawn up by stepfather after the death of their mother?

Estate planning & wills

Can I share legacy with siblings?

Lawyer Rod Cunich explains the ramifications of Jeff's planned generosity.

Legal & General

Desperately seeking lost estate

When matters of wills and legacies cross state lines and relate to years gone by, the difficulties are

Legal & General

Do I help my mum rewrite her will?

Residency issues complicate inheritance wishes.

Legal & General

Is it time to review your will?

Jack made his will several years ago and thinks it may be in need of an update.

Estate planning & wills

Making sense of estate planning woes

Estate planning expert Rod Cunich helps YourLifeChoices members with their queries about wills,

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