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Executive Committee Member


Aruna is Managing Partner, Australian Public Accountants. He is a CPA/ IPA Accountant and a Lawyer in Australia having overseas experience as a Chartered Accountant and a Lawyer. Due to his multidisciplinary background, he understands accounting and legal dynamics very well and is able to apply his own experience to identify the best solutions for Lawyers.

Aruna has previously worked as an Investigator at the Law Institute of Victoria together with the Legal Services Board + Commissioner for over nine years. During this period, he has investigated over 600 law practices throughout Victoria, ranging from small practitioners to top tier law firms. Aruna has worked at KPMG and Ernst & Young overseas.

He is a passionate and accomplished Accountant as well as a Lawyer, with a strong reputation for delivering personalised, practical solutions for Lawyers. Aruna is highly regarded for his hands-on approach and his willingness to provide independent advice on trust account compliance issues to Lawyers. Aruna possesses extensive experience in providing advice on trust account compliance, investigations and trust account audits.