Bruce Havilah – Principal
Bruce Havilah is the Principal of Havilah Legal. Bruce was admitted to practice as Barrister of the Supreme Court of NSW in May 1994, and as Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia in December 1994. He was admitted to the High Court of Australia in January 1995.
Bruce began his association with the law during a five-year stint with the New South Wales police force, serving first as a general duties officer and then as a police prosecutor before resigning to focus on a legal career.
Bruce formed Havilah Legal (formerly Bruce Havilah & Associates) in 1997 and from humble beginnings the firm has continued to grow and flourish, having recently opened a branch office in Brisbane.
Mark Davies – Partner
Mark was admitted to practice in England and Wales in 1993, setting up and establishing his own legal practice in Manchester, between 2000 and 2008. Upon relocating to Western Australia he was admitted to practice in Western Australia in 2009.
As a corporate and commercial litigation lawyer with over 20 years of practical experience, Mark is a member of the Law Society of Western Australia and the Law Society of England and Wales. He is a member of the Law Council of Australia, Insolvency and Reconstruction Law Committee (WA) and he is the Honorary Legal Advisor to the Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club Inc.
Craig Gregson – Senior Associate
Craig was admitted to practice as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia in November of 2011 and the High Court of Australia in December of 2014.
Craig holds a Bachelor of Laws from Edith Cowan University. With extensive experience in all matters of estate and succession planning law, Craig’s main areas of practice include drafting wills, estate planning (contentious and non-contentious), applications for probate or letters of administration, and inheritance disputes and claims.
David graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2014 with the degrees of Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce. Following the completion of his articles of clerkship, David was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia on 1 July 2016.
David is a currently a member of the Industrial Relations Society of Western Australia and the Criminal Lawyers’ Association.