Shane Ostenfeld

Business Operations Manager
Commissioner for Declarations (Cdec)

In 2023, Shane became the firm’s Business Operations Manager after commencing as the Legal Administration Manager in 2019.  With a career entrenched in the legal field, Shane’s journey has evolved into a testament to his unwavering commitment to excellence.

Over the course of his career, Shane has cultivated an unparalleled depth of knowledge and a laser-focused skill set in the domains of estate planning, estate litigation, and deceased estate administration. His wealth of experience is not merely a product of time served but a testament to his continuous dedication to mastering the intricacies of these areas.

One of Shane’s standout attributes is his extensive file administration acumen, a crucial skill set honed through years of hands-on experience. His meticulous attention to detail ensures that every aspect of a client legal proceedings is managed with precision, thereby facilitating the smooth execution of complex legal processes.

In 2022, Shane further bolstered his credentials by achieving recognition as a Legal Project Manager through the College of Law. This additional qualification has enhanced his ability to efficiently manage legal projects and provide even more comprehensive support to clients and the firm.

Shane’s role as Business Operations Manager is underscored by his extensive legal expertise, with a specialisation in Succession Law, and a well-rounded skill set that spans estate planning, estate litigation, and deceased estate administration. His proficiency in file administration, coupled with his unwavering commitment to a customer-centric approach, makes him an invaluable asset to de Groots wills and estate lawyers.

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