About Our Firm
Velos Property Lawyers founder and principal lawyer, John Velos began his legal studies in 1975, studying Law and Commerce and obtaining a double degree of Commerce and Law from Melbourne University.
He continued his studies and obtained a Master of Laws degree from Melbourne University in Commercial Law, Finance and International Law.
Shortly after John Velos obtained his admission qualifications, Velos & Velos Lawyers was established.
Having amassed over 40 years of experience practicing law, John Velos has represented clients for a diverse range of legal areas including Property Law, Family Law, Commercial Law, Litigation, Bankruptcy, Insolvency, Criminal Law and International Legal cases.
With a philosophy of philanthropy and community, John Velos regularly provides free legal advice directly to people in need who are in financial difficulty. He believes that giving back to the community is an important pillar of being actively involved in local community matters. John Velos served as a Councillor from 1983 to 1992 for the City of Prahran (now part of the City of Stonnington which includes Inner Melbourne, Prahran, Windsor, South Yarra and Toorak) and John also served as Mayor of the City of Prahran during 1989 to 1990.