Rebus Legal is your way forward

Vision Statement

Rebus Legal believes that accessible, affordable and high quality legal services should be available to all – without the need for client satisfaction to be compromised.

Our philosophy of ‘supportive expertise’ represents the culture of our firm.

We focus on building a genuine connection with our clients through an in-depth understanding of their situation and required outcome, before applying our expertise and experience to help them achieve their legal goal.

We support each other by sharing resources, knowledge, professional skills and technology, whilst going the ‘extra mile’ to meet client needs through modern technology, 24/7 availability, free consultations and flexible consultation sites (including home visits).

At Rebus Legal we are focused on building successful, long term relationships with all our clients through our accessible and empathetic approach.

Our values are: Strength; Diversity; Excellence; Supportiveness; Collaboration; Community.

Because we know this journey is difficult, we happily offer payment plans to ease the stress.​


Gordon Yenkanna

Partner & Co-Founder | Senior Solicitor
Gordon Yenkanna is Partner and Co-Founder of Rebus Legal. With a legal career spanning over 16 years, admission to practice law in Australia, South Africa and the United Kingdom (including roles in national law firms), Gordon has represented clients in a wide range of legal proceedings including Criminal Law, Civil Law and Family Law. In 2016 Gordon decided to use his expertise and experience to form Rebus Legal with Co-Founder Farris Faris.
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Farris Faris

Partner & Co-Founder | Solicitor & Barrister
Having achieved a Bachelor of Laws (Murdoch University) and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College of Law), Farris Faris has began an impressive legal career. So far in Farris’ career he has experienced working at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva and positions as an International Human Rights Lawyer. Farris brings both his experience in a range of legal matters including Civil, Family and Criminal Law and also his expertise in the area of Human rights to the Rebus Legal team.
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Chris has a passion for family, civil and criminal law. He has been fortunate enough to act in a diverse range of matters, and through practice in the private and community sector he has proven himself able to communicate with people from all walks of like. He is inspired by getting good results for his clients, particularly when the client, through no fault of their own, has set out in circumstances of disadvantage. From career experience, he has had exposure to delicate matters and has developed soft skills for clients who have sensitive or confronting issues.
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Matthew Wassylko graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (majoring in Accounting) in April 2019 and subsequently commenced his legal career at Rebus Legal as a Law Clerk. Matthew anticipates being admitted as a Lawyer in Western Australia in March 2020.

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Dylan joined the Rebus Legal team in February 2019, completing his Practical Legal Training work experience. He has since quickly found his feet, gaining valuable knowledge and experience in an array of practice areas including civil, family, criminal, and migration law.

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