Tony Gallagher | Principal Solicitor

 

Tony, our principal solicitor with more than 40 years’ experience, can assist you with all areas of law including:

 

  • Commercial law

  • Wills, Estates, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardians

  • Litigation/Court matters

  • Family Law

  • Property and Leases

  • Local Government and Planning Law

  • Debt recovery

 

Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor of Laws - University of Sydney, 1975

  • Admitted to the Supreme Court, 1976

  • Registered as a solicitor of the High Court of Australia

  • Member of NSW Law Society

 

Community Involvement

 

  • Member of the Grafton Rowing Club

Trish Gallagher | Office Manager

 

As Tony’s wife, Trish has been an important part of the business for many years. She primarily assists with:

 

  • Accounts and payroll

  • General office and administration duties

  • Wills and Estates

 

Community Involvement

  • Board member of Clarence Village Limited for many years

Geraldine Gallagher | Solicitor

 

As well as being Tony’s daughter, Geraldine is a solicitor and can assist with:

  • Criminal Law and Traffic Offences

  • Debt Recovery Matters

  • Wills

  • Powers of Attorney

  • Appointment of Enduring Guardians

  • Estate Administration

  • Probate applications

  • Property matters

  • HR management

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Industrial Relations and HR management – University of Sydney 2005

  • Bachelor of Laws – University of New England,  2017

  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice - College of Law, 2017

  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner in the Supreme Court of NSW, 2017

Madeleine Gallagher | Solicitor

 

As well as being Tony’s daughter, Madeleine is also a solicitor. She can assist with:

  • Family and De facto relationship disputes

  • Same-sex relationships

  • Property matters

  • Children’s matters

  • Dispute Resolution

  • Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders

  • Wills and Estates

  • Conveyancing

 

Qualifications

  • Justice of the Peace

  • Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

  • Nationally Accredited Mediator

  • Bachelor of Laws – Southern Cross University,  2017

  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice - College of Law, 2018

  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner in the Supreme Court of NSW, 2018

 

Community Involvement

  • Secretary/Board Member - Clarence River Domestic & Family Violence Specialist Service, 2015 to date

  • Secretary – The New School of Arts Neighbourhood House Inc, 2015 to date

  • Co-founder of the Clarence Valley LGBTIQ Interagency in 2014 

Taya Wear | Licensed Conveyancer

 

Taya is our licenced conveyancer and can assist you with property matters including:

 

  • Residential Conveyancing

  • Commercial and Rural Conveyancing

  • Residential, Commercial and Retail Leasing

  • Electronic Conveyancing/PEXA settlements

  • Justice of the Peace services

 

Qualifications

  • Licensed Conveyancer

  • Justice of the Peace

  • Member of the Australian Institute of Conveyancers NSW division

 

Community Involvement

  • Secretary of the Clarence Valley BMX Club

Amber Davis | Receptionist

 

Amber is the friendly face you will see at our front desk. Her duties include:

 

  • Administration & Reception

 

Qualifications & Experience

  • Diploma of Lending

  • Understanding and Analysing Financial Statements

  • Effective Supervisory Management

  • Executive Business Diploma

  • Credit Analyst - Bank

  • Acceptance and settlement officer - Bank

  • Account Manager - Bank

  • Administration and Reception roles - various industries

  • Director and Proprietor - own business

N'dea Skeels | Office Manager

 

N’dea is our Office Manager and ensures the daily operations run smoothly and efficiently. Her duties include:

  • Accounts & Payroll

  • General office & administration duties

Qualifications & Experience

  • Justice of the Peace

  • Associate Degree in Law - Southern Cross University, commencing 2019

  • Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Business & Marketing – Griffith University, 1998

  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment, 2015

  • Business Owner

  • Management roles – various industries

Community Involvement

  • Secretary of the Village Green Angels Hockey Club

  • Junior Coach (Under 7s) for Royals Hockey Club – 2016 to Current

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