Our 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, is a keen cyclist and has a strong commitment to the local area.

Email: wjudd@mchargs.com.au

Phone: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 2)

Annerie Lustig

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

After migrating to Australia in 2008 she successfully undertook further studies to acquire the relevant qualifications to enable her to practise as a lawyer here.

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

Annerie has expertise in simple and complex conveyancing matters. She very much enjoys living in the Albury-Wodonga region with her young family and has cultivated a loyal clientele of her own.

Email: alustig@mchargs.com.au

Phone: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 3)

Our support staff

Mavis Ohlson

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

Email: mohlson@mchargs.com.au

Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext 8)

Rebekah Beall

Rebekah joined the firm in 2002 and works as assistant to Warren Judd and Annerie Lustig. Rebekah has a wide knowledge of all areas of Victorian and New South Wales conveyancing and specialises in residential and land estate development.

Email:  rbeall@mchargs.com.au

Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 4)

Ellen Arms

Ellen has been with the firm for 20 years and is our Accounts and Human Resources Manager. Ellen has a thorough understanding of accounting for legal practices, particularly in 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.

Email: accounts@mchargs.com.au

Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 5)

Jackie Lewin

Jackie re-joined McHargs in 2021, having previously worked as Terry Bilston’s assistant. After many years’ experience in the commercial and higher education sectors, Jackie has returned to the legal arena, with a focus on general Victorian and New South Wales conveyancing and Wills. Jackie also assists our lawyers in various other areas of the practice.

Email: jlewin@mchargs.com.au

Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 6)

Teresa Emery

Teresa joined the firm in 2022 and is our Practice Manager. Teresa has more than three decades experience in business management in the areas of property development, real estate, manufacturing, warehouse and financing. Teresa is a qualified accountant, a registered real estate agent and small business owner.

In addition to managing our practice, Teresa is available to assist clients and stakeholders by drawing on her many years’ experience in the business arena.

Email: temery@mchargs.com.au

Ph: 02 6024 1677 (ext. 7)