McHargs Team

Our firm has expertise in simple and complex conveyancing, all aspects of property law, land development, wills and powers of attorney, and deceased estates.

Our Lawyers

Warren Judd

After leaving school Warren worked for several years for Dalgety and New Zealand Loan, stock and station agents, in various roles in country New South Wales, before returning to full-time study.

Warren graduated from Sydney University with a law degree, was admitted to practise as a Solicitor in both NSW and Victoria in 1978 and has worked in private practice ever since. 

Warren became a Partner at McHargs in 1980.

Warren has practised in many areas of the law, including litigation, criminal law and family law, but in recent years has concentrated on property law, land development, planning and municipal law, wills and deceased estates and has considerable expertise in these areas. Warren has forty years of diverse practice experience which enables him to confidently identify and address complex legal issues. 

Warren lives in Wodonga and has a strong commitment to the local area.


Phone: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 2)

Annerie Lustig

Annerie was born in South Africa and was educated to University level there, gaining a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of South Africa and later a post-graduate qualification in conveyancing.

Annerie then migrated to Australia and successfully undertook further studies to enhance her qualifications in law to enable her to practise as a lawyer here.

Annerie joined the firm in 2009 and practices mainly in conveyancing, small business sales and purchases, and commercial leasing.

Annerie has expertise in simple and complex conveyancing matters. She comes from a successful business family, is highly regarded in Albury-Wodonga region, and has cultivated a loyal clientele of her own.


Phone: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 3)

Support Staff

Mavis Ohlson

Mavis joined the firm in 1970 and continues to work in the probate practice area and general Victorian and New South Wales conveyancing. Her depth of knowledge and experience as a law clerk is invaluable to the firm.


Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 7)

Rebekah Beall

Rebekah joined the firm in 2002. She works as assistant to Warren Judd and Annerie Lustig. By training and hands on practice she has acquired a wide knowledge in all areas of Victorian and New South Wales conveyancing, especially in work for developers of residential land estates.


Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 4)

Ellen Arms

Ellen has been with the firm for 20 years and is our bookkeeper and practice manager. Ellen has a thorough understanding of accounting for legal practices especially in the area of managing the firm’s trust account to ensure the firm’s compliance with the stringent requirements of the Legal Services Board and the Trust Account Regulations.


Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 5)

Sharon Paterson

Sharon is assistant to Adam Koster. Whilst she is a relatively new arrival at McHargs she comes from a commercial background and has quickly developed a strong understanding of the conveyancing process.


Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 6)