Bill d'Apice


Bill is an experienced lawyer with expertise in property law, commercial law and the law relating to not-for-profit groups.

He brings clients the benefit of insights drawn from decades of legal service to charities and other not-for-profit organisations across many aspects of their activities, including structuring, tax exemptions and endorsements.

He is a co-author of the Church Administration Handbook.

Bill is a principal legal advisor to the Australian Catholic Bishops' Conference, various Catholic Archdioceses and Dioceses and many religious congregations. He advises many other charities and not-for-profit organisations. He is immediate past Chairman of the Board of Directors of Catholic Church Insurances Ltd and serves on a number of boards of public companies, private companies and charities.

He has been accredited by the Law Society of NSW as a specialist in property law.

Authoritative, knowledgeable, accessible

Legal Expertise

  • general advice to charities and not-for-profit organisations
  • all aspects of commercial law with particular emphasis on corporate structuring, corporate governance and directors' duties
  • all aspects of property transactions including large-scale property development involving expertise in environmental and local government law
  • general advice to retirement villages and aged accommodation facilities