B.A. B.Ec. Juris Doctor
Principal and Director
Shahen is a well-regarded solicitor with experience in advising and representing a wide-range of clients from individual clients to international companies. Since entering into practice, he has earned a reputation for providing detailed assessments of his client’s legal options as well as realistic commercial opportunities and considerations.
His expertise extends to commercial negotiation, dispute resolution, family law matters such as parenting orders, divorce, asset distribution and spousal maintenance orders, as well as trust and estate planning. He has also had success representing clients in their applications to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to obtain permits authorising financial transactions under the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006 (Cth). Shahen has established and maintained long-term relationships with his clients and is known for his personal approach and his strong commercial focus. Shahen is admitted as a solicitor to the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia. He is the founder of Davityan Lawyers and our associated firms, York Immigration Services Australia and City Notaries.