Personal Injury

Our Personal Injury team is headed by Elizabeth McDonald, Accredited Specialist and approved ILARS provider.  We will look after your claim for damages arising out of any acts of negligence and advise you when and if you have a claim.

Conveyancing

Our conveyancing team will meet all your needs in all property transactional work. You can feel secure that when our team does your conveyancing that you will be well looked after and your transaction will be secure and sure.

They have a "no surprise" cost policy with all costs explained up front.  The team is reliable, responsive to your needs and they do care about you.

Buying A Property

Purchasing a property is probably the largest and most valuable asset you have. Make sure you and your investment are protected.

Selling a Property

Selling a property can be a highly stressful time and is often related to the purchase of another property. As a valuable asset, make sure you and your investment are protected.

Criminal

Our criminal services cover driving offences, apprehended violence orders and other offences.

Debt Recovery

Whether you are seeking to recover a debt or someone is making a claim against you, we are specialists.  Out team of litigators can help you identify the issues, navigate the courts and give you the right advice, no matter on which side of the equation you find yourself.

Employment

Ian Connor and Elizabeth McDonald have had considerable experience between them in this complex and active area of law.  With the new workplace law changes being debated, it is wise to get legal advice both before employing someone and before terminating an employee's services so that you know where you stand legally.  Likewise, if you are an employee who has been wrongfully terminated we can help you get what you are entitled to.

Family Law

Our family law team is headed by accredited specialists Donal Minehan and Kylie Holmes. Together they have had over 60 years' experience in advising clients about family law issues.
Donal and Kylie encourage their clients to attempt to solve family law disputes by negotiation and alternative dispute resolution procedures such as mediation. They can assist in advising in all aspects of family law including disputes regarding children, property, de facto relationships, child support and pre-nuptial agreements. They are caring and reliable and will act in your best interests in a cost effective way.

Insurance Claims

Any dispute that arises with, or is likely to arise with, your insurance claim should be carefully handled early on.  You should get legal advice before you commit yourself to anything the insurer may suggest.  This is imperative to preserve your rights under any policy.

Litigation

Our litigation team covers all aspects of civil litigation, debt collecting, employment law, insurance claims and claims for negligence.  Litigation is a very specialised area of law and our lawyers will do whatever they can to assist you in your needs.  Whether you are being sued or suing someone, they will provide you with a cost conscious way to reliably and commercially deal with your problems.

Local Government

Brian Phillips heads our team in this area.  He is a qualified town planner and solicitor.  He is caring and responsive to clients' needs and has a good rapport with other town planners and experts often used in these areas of law.  He understands your problem and will act accordingly to help you in a cost effective manner.  Brian has extensive experience in the Land & Environment Court

Wills & Deceased Estates

Our team is well versed in this complex area of law that many people take for granted.  In these times when most people have superannuation entitlements and very often more than one marriage, you need expert and technical advice about how you should deal with your affairs in a way that will bring about the result that is wanted.  Too often what you think will happen once you die does not happen. Our team will help you as they care about what you want and will respond accordingly. If a Will is involved in a contest or challenge, our team can guide and advise you about the best course for you to follow