202011.06
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A Message from Lisa Ruggero-Salerno

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It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to my brother Joe. It will be a great celebration of a great man, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, devotee to the Junior League, Director at Souths Juniors and above all a great Solicitor who loved his clients and only ever had their interests at…

202011.04
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A Tribute to Joe Vizzone

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It is with incredible sadness that we share the passing of Partner Joe Vizzone, our founding father, who established Vizzone Ruggero with his sister Lisa approximately 40 years ago. He was a beloved leader of our family, and a beloved boss to our staff, both present and past and established the culture of the firm…

202009.02
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Cases of Domestic Violence Increased During the Pandemic

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COVID-19 has highlighted and exacerbated domestic violence – a hidden pandemic that is sweeping Australia and the world. It’s been proven that social isolation, along with economic instability, has fuelled domestic abuse perpetrators to exercise power and control with violence. Forbes released an article this week, which showed the increase of domestic cases in certain…

VRT Lawyers Launches an Office in Orange
202008.26
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VRT Lawyers Launches an Office in Orange

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VRT Lawyers are pleased to announce that we have now launched an Orange office. Headed by our criminal law team, we are now appearing regularly at Orange Local Court and surrounding regional areas in particular Mudgee Local Court and Bathurst Local Court. Solicitor Isabelle Worrad is well placed to meet the needs to clients of…

202008.19
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Former NRL Player’s Money Scammed During Conveyancing Transaction

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The Daily Telegraph recently reported the story of former rugby league legend Ben Elias being scammed $860,000 during a conveyancing transaction. It was reported that his “lawyer” prior to a settlement requested by email that Elias transfers the large sum to the firms trust account. The problem was the email wasn’t really by Elias’ lawyer;…

202008.14
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Brooke Azar Admitted as a Solicitor

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Vizzone Ruggero Twigg Lawyers is very pleased to announce that a member of our legal team, Brooke Azar, has been admitted as a solicitor – made official today (Friday, 14th August 2020). Ms. Azar has had an impressive and well-rounded career to date. She joined our team as a paralegal in August 2019 and predominantly…

202008.12
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Reflections

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This week marks the 40th year I have been practicing as a Lawyer. It seems like only yesterday when I took the oath to serve as a Solicitor of the Supreme of New South Wales on the 8th August, 1980. It’s been a wonderful ride. I have made many good friends amongst my clients, my…