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.



Estate planning & wills

Making these top five estate planning mistakes could be costly

Avoiding these top five estate planning mistakes could save a lot of hassle.

Legal & General

Is being a guarantor really something you should consider

Legal expert Rod Cunich outlines the pros and cons of being a guarantor.


Is a trust the right option for your estate? Rod Cunich explains

Determining how to pass your inheritance on to the next generation is a difficult decision to

Legal & General

Transferring parents’ home to stop sister inheriting

Legal expert Rod Cunich offers this general advice to Kerry's inheritance question.

Legal & General

Is one executor of a will enough? Rod Cunich explains

Rod Cunich answers your questions and simplifies the intricacies of estate planning.


Does a single will cover all my offshore assets?

Does an Australian will cover your offshore assets as well?

Legal & General

What if he writes me out of his will?

Legal expert Rod Cunich helps Rob deal with threats of disinheritance.


Q&A with Rod Cunich: what about Capital Gains Tax?

Rod Cunich answers some tricky questions, including how CGT affects an inheritance.

Legal & General

Parents won’t have an enduring power of attorney

What can Jane do about her parents' refusal to have the correct legal paperwork?

Legal & General

Should Paul’s second wife be the beneficiary?

Paul wants to know if his second wife should be the beneficiary.

Legal & General

Explaining executors’ duties, gifts for grandchildren

Rod Cunich answers questions about executors, gifting and donating property.

Grief and Loss

Navigating the execution of a will

Rod Cunich guides you through the execution of a will.

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