Terms and Conditions

Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson does not invite reliance upon, or accept responsibility for, the information it provides on or through this web site.

Whilst Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson uses all endeavours to provide current information on this web site, Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson does not invite reliance upon, or accept responsibility for, the information it provides on or through this web site.

Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson does not give any guarantees, undertakings or warranties concerning the accuracy, completeness or currency of the information provided. Users should confirm information independently if it is of sufficient importance for them so to do. The provision of this web site by Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson does not, and does not intend to, create a solicitor client relationship with you. From time to time we may provide links to other commercial or government owned sites. However, we do not infer endorsement or approval of the services or policies of the businesses or organisations referred to.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

Online Payments Facility

Please see terms below regarding the use of our online payment facility:

  • All transactions are processed in Australian dollars (AUD)
  • All information provided during a transaction will be handled as per our privacy policy
  • We accept only MasterCard and Visa Credit cards for online payments

Refund Policy

For queries regarding payment of your account, you are referred back to your tax invoice as to your rights.

Security Policy

When making payment transactions via the Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson website your financial details are passed through a secure server using a 128-bit SSL (secure sockets layer) encryption technology. 128-bit SSL encryption is the current industry standard. If you have any questions regarding our security policy, please contact us.

The Partners of Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson and Pearce Webster Dugdales are delighted to announce that the two firms have merged effective as and from Monday 3 April 2017.

The merged firm will operate under the business name Pearce Webster Dugdales (incorporating the Practice of Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson) and will primarily operate from premises situated at Level 4, 379 Collins Street, Melbourne.
The hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 5.30 pm.

The main contact details for the Melbourne office of Pearce Webster Dugdales are as follows:-

• Telephone 03 9614 5122
• Facsimile 03 9614 29654
• Email info@pearcewebster.com.au
• Website www.pearcewebster.com.au

In addition we offer services at our Branch Office at Riddells Creek:

Telephone: 03 5428 6507
Address: Yeaman House, 5A Station Street, Riddells Creek. 3431
Postal: PO Box 110, Riddells Creek. Victoria. 3431
Office Hours: Tuesdays 9.00 am -5.00 pm and weekends by appointment.


Please note that all calls, mail and emails sent to Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson will automatically be diverted and or redirected to Pearce Webster Dugdales.

Pearce Webster Dugdales and Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson are both firms of long standing with Peace Webster Dugdales having been established in 1899.

The two firms share similar cultures and values and Pearce Webster Dugdales seeks to continue to provide you with quality legal advice and to service your legal needs as and when they arise from time to time.

Pearce Webster Dugdales’s is committed to proffering Tolhurst Druce & Emmerson clients, (past and present) whether individuals, families or businesses, the same level of legal assistance and support as was formerly the case.