About Us

Expert Lawyers in Charlestown

Berryman Partners is one of Newcastle & Lake Macquarie’s leading law firms.

The team at Berryman Partners Lawyers have been providing legal services to people and businesses in the local region for over 45 years. We maintain a professional, yet friendly personal approach.

Our firm was established over 45 years ago by John Kilpatrick. Ross Berryman joined him as a partner and we have been known as Kilpatrick Berryman, Kilpatrick Berryman and Gray and now Berryman Partners Lawyers. Our firm is led by our Managing Partner David Berryman, who has been in legal practice in Charlestown for over 35 years. David’s brother, Chris, has also been with the firm for over 30 years, and they lead a dedicated team of professionals focused on meeting client’s needs.

Experienced and trusted team

Our team of solicitors regularly appear in all Newcastle courts and tribunals.

Lawyers that care

Our lawyers genuinely want to help, so we take the time to listen and find out about your situation. Whether you’re after legal advice or representation in court, Berryman Partners will provide expert advice tailored to your situation and goals. We will help to address your concerns or questions, regardless of your situation. No question is a silly question!

How we work

When you talk to Berryman Partners, we will:

  • Provide you with practical, easy to understand legal advice
  • Clearly outline your options
  • Keep you updated regularly
  • Provide full details of costs
We have over 45 years experience providing expert legal advice.
Our compassionate team will listen to your case and provide you with easy to understand advice.
We will work closely with you to achieve the results you deserve.

Legal services

Some of the areas of law we can help with include:

  • Family law, divorce, de facto and same sex relationships
  • Property law and conveyancing
  • Wills, estate planning and elder law
  • Deceased estates
  • Wills disputes and claims
  • Commercial property and leasing
  • Business law advice
  • Debt collection and recovery services

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Berryman Partners is committed to providing you with the best legal service and advice.

The legal system is complex. Berryman Partners is here to help you understand your rights and responsibilities. For a confidential consultation, contact us today!

We are here to help you! Contact us now.