McDonald Johnson Lawyers

About Us

Our firm was first established in 1916 and is a medium sized progressive law firm. The firm’s position can be attributed to the company’s original values of being totally client focused, professional, approachable and most importantly, capable.

Our lawyers practice mainly in the areas of family law, dispute litigation, conveyancing and property transactions. We offer a comprehensive range of legal services.

Lee-Anne Dimmock- Senior Lawyer BEc, LLB, Dip Leg Prac
Lee-Anne Dimmock has over 15 years’ experience practising in the following core areas: Property & Development; Lee-Anne; Business succession & Estate Planning; Corporate Law and Commercial Law.
Lee-Anne’s expertise and understanding of the interplay of the above practice areas allows her to provide her clients with in-depth knowledge and practical advice.

Craig Doyle – Principal Lawyer LLB, BEc
CraigCraig is an accredited specialist by the Law Society of NSW in both business law and commercial litigation. He is an arbitrator of both the Local Court and the District Court and was admitted as a solicitor in 1984.

Brian Blakemore – Senior Lawyer
Brian provides legal advice to government authorities, financial institutions, building societies, private companies and individuals in a wide range of property related transactions. He acts for developers in some of Newcastle’s largest residential and commercial/industrial developments.

John Saddington – Senior Lawyer
John has been working in legal practices for over 40 years in the areas of conveyancing (commercial and domestic), purchase and sale of business, commercial leasing, wills and estates, family provisions claims, testamentary (will) trusts, commercial litigation, superannuation including acquisition of real estate by a Self-Managed Super Funds and family discretionary trusts.


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