Our Principal- Jim Wilson B Com, LL, B.
Jim Wilson has gained a wide range of high-level legal and commercial leadership experience. He has been GM of smaller businesses, as well as CEO and CFO of medium-to-large unlisted and listed companies. He is also “on the rolls” as a solicitor of the Supreme Courts of Queensland; New South Wales and Victoria.
Jim has practiced commercial and estates law in Brisbane CBD as a partner in a law firm, before becoming a Gold Coaster with his wife, whose family has lived at Coolangatta for over 60 years.
These days, Jim’s passion is business law and peoples’ personal estate planning. His aim is to ensure that Wilson Haynes delivers clients the best outcomes, efficiently and affordably. Jim is a graduate of Small Business Australia’s ‘Family Business Director’s Course’ and is a certified Chair of advisory boards with the Australian Advisory Board Centre.
Away from work, Jim is a former Queensland State representative rugby player, and loves to keep fit by paddling, swimming and gardening. He has a history of being an active board member of community-based organisations and charities.