Prior to being admitted as a lawyer, Chess worked for an overseas government department, a Western Australian government department and his own business and investment. Chess worked with some prominent lawyers and barristers before establishing Ally Legal.
Chess enjoys voluntary services. He had voluntarily helped collect footy parking fees for Perth Modern School before the new stadium was built; he had provided free legal services to Law Access and Citizens Advice Bureau's clients. He currently takes time off his busy practice to provide free legal services at Sussex Street Community Law Services.
Chess is a member of the Family Law Practitioners' Association of Western Australia, a member of the Law Society of Western Australia, and a member of the Legal Aid (WA) family law panel.
Chess holds a Juris Doctor, a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, a Bachelor Degree in Engineering, and a Master Degree in Engineering.
Civil & Commercial
Trust, Wills & Probate
AFFORDABLE LEGAL SERVICES
Probate: from $800
Divorce application: from $800
Consent orders: from $1,500
Lease: from $1,000
Property settlement: from $600 for the seller, or from $800 for the buyer
Simple will: from $300
Family Law matters: $250 per hour
Civil/Business/Commercial matters: $300 per hour
We may also discuss with you a fee option for certain matters which best suits your circumstances