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Gary Mack

Senior Associate

Gary Mack

Senior Associate

Gary has extensive experience in advising on property and children’s issues for separating couples. This encompasses sophisticated business structures involving companies and trusts as well as issues associated with self-employment and investments such as rental properties. Gary previous business experience culminated in being Chairman of a successful bio-tech start-up.

Gary is also an Independent Children’s Lawyer and has considerable experience in children’s matters including where a child shall live, parents who wish to relocate or dealing with situations where a parent may have drug or alcohol problems or where there maybe domestic violence. Gary has also advised grand-parents on their ability to spend time with grand-children. Gary has also advised clients on Child Support, including Child Support Agreements.
Gary can also advise couples going into a relationship about asset protection measures they may wish to take.

Being an Attorney-General’s Department accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (Mediator) and Collaborative Professional, Gary at all times, attempts in the first instance to resolve disputes through negotiation and mediation. However, Gary will not hesitate to initiate Court proceedings where desirable and necessary.

Gary is actively involved in the legal profession and is a member of the Law Society’s Access to Justice Committee and the Family Law Practitioner’s Association Law Reform Committee. In 2013 Gary was one of the winners of Law Society’s Lawyer of the Year award.

Outside of law Gary is a keen volunteer, being a member of two school boards and a volunteer surf life-saver. Gary also volunteers at two Community Legal Centres and assists to build houses in Cambodia and he works in a regional area in his other occupation of dentistry part-time.

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Gary has extensive experience in advising on property and children’s issues for separating couples. This encompasses sophisticated business structures involving companies and trusts as well as issues associated with self-employment and investments such as rental properties. Gary previous business experience culminated in being Chairman of a successful bio-tech start-up.

Gary is also an Independent Children’s Lawyer and has considerable experience in children’s matters including where a child shall live, parents who wish to relocate or dealing with situations where a parent may have drug or alcohol problems or where there maybe domestic violence. Gary has also advised grand-parents on their ability to spend time with grand-children. Gary has also advised clients on Child Support, including Child Support Agreements.
Gary can also advise couples going into a relationship about asset protection measures they may wish to take.

Being an Attorney-General’s Department accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (Mediator) and Collaborative Professional, Gary at all times, attempts in the first instance to resolve disputes through negotiation and mediation. However, Gary will not hesitate to initiate Court proceedings where desirable and necessary.

Gary is actively involved in the legal profession and is a member of the Law Society’s Access to Justice Committee and the Family Law Practitioner’s Association Law Reform Committee. In 2013 Gary was one of the winners of Law Society’s Lawyer of the Year award.

Outside of law Gary is a keen volunteer, being a member of two school boards and a volunteer surf life-saver. Gary also volunteers at two Community Legal Centres and assists to build houses in Cambodia and he works in a regional area in his other occupation of dentistry part-time.

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