Trust Account Audits

Law firms operating a trust account in New South Wales are required to have their trust records audited and an External Examiner’s Report lodged with the Law Society of New South Wales at the end of May in each year.

Butlers Taxation and Business Advisors has provided traditional, specialised and compliance accounting and advisory services to its valued clients including many law firms for over 30 years.

Kym Butler is an External Examiner registered with the Law Society of New South Wales.

Our team offers comprehensive and efficient auditing services compliant with the Legal Profession Act 2004 and Legal Profession Regulations 2005.

As a dual practice specialising in business law and taxation and accounting services, we are familiar not only with the stringent requirements of trust accounting and associated auditing, but with the Legal industry in general.

We will ensure your audit is undertaken in an efficient and cost effective manner and the External Examiner’s Report submitted promptly to the Law Society.

With deadlines fast approaching for compliance and trust account audits, we invite you to contact us to discuss your auditing needs.   We will provide a fixed fee quote and confirm the documents required to complete a prompt, yet comprehensive audit.


Want to know what a trust record audit could do for your business? Please don’t hesitate to contact our experienced Newcastle commercial lawyers at Butlers Business and Law on (02) 4929 7002 or fill out an enquiry form on our website.