Our Expertise

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Law

 Motor Vehicle Accidents

In the event that you are injured in a motor vehicle accident in New South Wales and a third party is considered at fault for the accident, you will be entitled to damages pursuant to the Motor Accidents Compensation Act 1999. These cases need to be thoroughly prepared using expert evidence. A claim form needs to be submitted within 6 months of the date of the accident.

We can assist and advise you in relation to all procedural and substantive matters in relation to your claim for damages. If you would like your claim thoroughly prepared by a Law Society Accredited Personal Injury Specialist, contact Andrew O’Halloran for an appointment.

Workers Compensation

If you have been injured at work, you may be entitled to compensation under the Workers Compensation Act 1987.

The entitlements include payment of medical expenses, weekly payments, and lump sum compensation in the event you exceed a certain threshold. 

 Medical Negligence

There are a variety of potential common law claims arising from a professionals negligence resulting in injury and or death including medical procedures and poor medical advice.

We undertake to pay for all disbursements to prove your claim for damages both regarding liability and quantum merit.  Discuss your compensation rights today with Andrew O’Halloran or Sarah Simmonds at litigation@rjohalloran.net.au.

 General Negligence 

We act in a compassionate, confidential and ethical manner for victims of negligence seeking to remedy and obtain maximum damages by providing a personalised service. We have assisted clients in public liability claims against councils, Industrial claims at work, death benefit claims, sexual assault claims and psychiatric claims under the various heads of damages.

Commercial Business

The commercial and business team led by Patrick O’Halloran who works alongside Douglas Biffin and Richard O’Halloran can assist you with: Employment Contracts & Disputes, Commercial Leases, Retail Leases and Residential agreements, Contractual disputes, Shareholders Agreements & Sale of Business Contracts

Employment Law

The firm regularly advises unions, employers and employees on their employment rights and obligations under state and federal legislation and awards. The firm assists clients in unfair dismissal proceedings and general protections claims from discrimination and harassment in the workplace. The firm has access to a leading panel of specialist Barristers in Australia who regularly appear in the Fair Work Commission.

Estate Planning

We advise clients and implement estate plans the team led by Patrick O’Halloran and Richard O’Halloran who has a Masters in Estate Planning can assist clients with inter-generational transfers and family succession plans. The firm also provides Estate Planning services online including: Wills and testamentary trusts, Powers of attorney and enduring guardianship, Estate administration, asset protection and taxation advice

Property & Conveyancing

The firms specialist conveyancing team regularly assists clients with: the conveyancing process for purchasers from exchange to settlement, Negotiating and reviewing contracts, Advising on Asset Protection Structures in relation to your purchase, Preparing Contracts for the Sale of Land for Vendors

Do not hesitate to contact Kaitlin Greer Solicitor, Licensed Conveyancer Renee Dixon or Cate James at conveyancing@rjohalloran.net.au for a no obligation quote & some preliminary advice.


The firm advises rural clients throughout the region on all agribusiness issues, the team provides telephone & skype consultations to clients rural clients and will also attend to rural properties to advise and assist clients on Rural and Farming agreements for use of machinery and land, Transfer of Water Licences, Inter-generational Farm Agreements, Share Farming agreements and disputes

Family Law

The firms family law team led by Douglas Biffin and supported by Bridget Galvin can assist you with: Property Settlements including consent orders, parenting plans and financial agreements and Negotiations and Pre Nuptial Agreements. The firm seeks to engage in Alternative Dispute Resolution to resolve proceedings without proceeding to court with a view to saving time and cost.

Dispute Resolution

The firm can assists clients in resolving disputes that have arisen in a Criminal, Civil or Commercial context. Uniquely our lawyers are all experienced and trained advocates who have all appeared in Local, District and Supreme courts on behalf of clients. The Firms patriarch Richard John O’Halloran appeared in 22 Murder trials with his son Harry Paul O’Halloran. For dispute resolution advice please contact Richard O’Halloran at richard@rjohalloan.net.au or Andrew O’Halloran at litigation@rjohalloran.net.au.

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