Andrew is a Senior Associate in Best Wilson Buckley’s Toowoomba office.
Andrew is a Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist and has been practising exclusively in family law since 2005. With a background in litigation and wills and estates law, as well as his time spent with a top-tier firm in Brisbane as a specialist family lawyer, his clients are consistently benefiting from his wealth of knowledge about the intricacies of the law. In 2017 he was recognised as a leading family lawyer in the Toowoomba and Western Queensland region by independent Doyle’s Guide.
The reach of family law into other areas of life is behind Andrew’s desire to practise in this area of the law, and as a collaboratively trained lawyer his focus is on reaching amicable agreements outside of Court wherever practical and possible. His unique blend of supporting clients as well as searching for answers across the spectrum of family law and its effects on financial and emotional wellbeing mean a safe place to land for clients as they redefine their future.
Andrew grew up in country New South Wales and after a stint in Brisbane with his time as a specialist family lawyer in a top-tier firm, he moved to Toowoomba with his family and joined the Best Wilson Buckley Family Law team in 2012.
Expertise and Professional Qualifications
Andrew is a Queensland Law Society Accredited Family Law Specialist and a Collaborative Lawyer with over 15 years of experience practising exclusively in family law. As an established Toowoomba family law practitioner, he is well-versed in resolving complex property settlements involving large rural properties, as well as being experienced in resolving spousal maintenance, parenting, and domestic and family violence matters.
As a collaboratively trained family lawyer, Andrew’s approach is to reach a swift and amicable resolution for his clients by way of agreement wherever possible. Where necessary, his incredibly high attention to detail and intricate knowledge of family law rules and procedures has also assisted his clients through Court proceedings.
Associations and Career Awards
- Downs and South West Queensland Law Association
- Queensland Family Law Practitioners Association
- Queensland Association of Collaborative Practitioners
- Law Council of Australia
- Doyle’s Guide Recommended Family Lawyer (Toowoomba and Western Queensland) – 2017
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