Meet our legal team who can help ensure that your business and personal affairs are in order.

warrenkrassWarren Krass, Director, Solicitor
(Supreme Court admission in 1980, Bachelor of Laws, additional qualifications in estate planning and Public Notary)

Warren established Cohen & Krass with Anthony in 2002 following a career that spanned over 20 years. Warren commenced practicing as a solicitor in 1980 and became partner within five years, continuing to practice in partner and principal roles since then.

Warren is motivated by assessing situations people find puzzling and working with them through to resolution, helping them to better understand their situation as well as resolve any issues they may have.

In his spare time, Warren enjoys films (he was Honorary Solicitor to the Sydney Film Festival for over 20 years and is now an Honorary Life Member), exercise, reading, music and spending time with his family and friends.


georgebognarGeorge Bognar, Consultant Solicitor
(Diploma in Law, NSW Law Society, City of Sydney Law Society)

George joined Cohen & Krass in 2013 bringing with him over 42 years of experience as a practising solicitor.  He has expertise in numerous areas such as conveyancing, wills and estates, estate administration, contested estate litigation, powers of attorney, appointment of enduring guardian and general commercial work. He is passionate about delivering the results his clients want – from getting them into their new home through to estate planning and more.

In his leisure time George likes to spend time with his four grandchildren, play the ukulele and he also enjoys music, movies, books and cooking.


elaineryanElaine Ryan, Solicitor
(Bachelor of Arts/Law, Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws)

Elaine has been a member of the Cohen and Krass team since 2012 bringing with her a wealth of experience acquired through various roles as a solicitor in the UK. She is highly motivated to be the ultimate lawyer she can be and deliver the best possible outcomes for the clients and businesses she represents.

In her spare time Elaine likes to strum the guitar, cook and is a keen photographer.



Louise Hethorn, Lawyer
(Diploma of Law, Property Law, Family Law, Conveyancing, Industrial Law)

Louise Hethorn joined the Cohen & Krass legal team November 2016. Committed to client service with a passion for business, property and the law, Louise specialises in Conveyancing and Property Law matters. 

Louise has a strong commitment to client service and is intent on listening to what her clients need to act in their best interests. When Louise is not busy helping clients, you will find her at the park watching her children play netball and soccer or having a well deserved ocean swim.


celialiveseyCelia Livesey, Solicitor
Bachelor of Socio-Legal Studies, Juris Doctor)

Celia joined Cohen & Krass in September 2014 and is a motivated and enthusiastic member of our legal team, constantly seeking to challenge her knowledge and expand her skill set. Celia has a particular interest in Wills and Estate Planning as well as an interest in criminal law.

In her spare time, Celia enjoys exercising, cooking for others and spending time with family and friends.


Want to meet some of our other teams?

To find out how the team at Cohen & Krass can help ensure your business and personal affairs are taken care of – from business structures, commercial contracts through to estate planning,  discretionary trusts and providing you with the expertise and support you need if things don’t go to plan, contact us today.