Newcastle Chambers has a large family law practice. Our barristers appear regularly in both parenting and property matters in the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia, at Newcastle as well as Sydney and Brisbane, and regularly travel to the Wauchope, Armidale and Tamworth circuits.
Motor vehicles / CTP Insurance – disability claims CARS assessments Workers Compensation Commission Negligence Professional negligence Work injury damages Mediation BARRISTERS: Peter Cummings SC, Greg Levick, Michael Weightman, Stefan Mueller
All aspects of criminal law, including trials, summary hearings, bail applications and sentence hearings relating to:
Building disputes in NCAT Building & Construction Contractual disputes Corporations law Insurance Partnership disputes Professional liability Mediation BARRISTERS: Peter Cummings SC, Ian Duane, Andrew Justice, Michael Weightman, Ashley Bithrey, Stefan Mueller, Matthew Guyder
Constructive and resulting trust claims Applications for judicial advice Litigation concerning breaches of trusts and removal of trustees Family provision claims Rectification of wills Testamentary capacity Litigation concerning the proper administration of estates BARRISTERS: Warwick Tregilgas, Ashley Bithrey
Appearances in the Federal Court, Federal Circuit Court, Supreme Court, District Court, Fair Work Commission and other tribunals in which workplace relations matters are heard relating to: