George HudsonGeorge Hudson
Principal Partner

George founded the firm in 2006 and is the Principal.

George holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree and Bachelor of Science Degree.  George has also undertaken postgraduate studies and has obtained a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Sydney.
During George’s legal studies, he received two academic awards from The Sydney University Law Extension Committee for achieving first place in two subjects.

George is admitted as a legal practitioner in The Supreme Court of NSW and The High Court of Australia.

George is a highly experienced lawyer and has worked on a wide range of legal matters from international construction and infrastructure projects to small business and individual matters.

George practices in Commercial and Business Law, providing advice on complex business transactions, business sales and purchases, criminal matters and civil litigation.  He has extensive court experience and regularly appears in the local, district and supreme courts.

George has been nominated by the President of The Law Society for an Access to Justice Award.

 

Bryan VingaardBryan
Partner

Bryan holds a Masters of Laws Degree & Legal Practice from the University of Technology and a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (major in Accountancy) from the University of Wollongong and is admitted as a legal practitioner in The Supreme Court of NSW and The High Court of Australia.  While Bryan was a member of The NSW Young Lawyers Association he was awarded the NSW Young Lawyer of the Year Award by Justice Harrison.

Since 2003 Bryan has extensive experience working in the areas of Commercial and Corporate Law, Taxation Law, Insolvency Law, Family Law, Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Property Law and Wills and Estates.

Bryan also holds an Accounting degree and has previously practiced as an accountant in both small and large international chartered accounting firms.

Bryan approaches each client’s matter in a considered and professional manner.

Bryan was born and educated in Australia.

 

Jane SummersJane
Senior Associate

Jane holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Sydney and has extensive experience in Family Law, Wills and Estates and Property Law.  Jane is admitted as a legal practitioner in The Supreme Court of NSW and The High Court of Australia.

Jane has an excellent reputation as an accomplished lawyer who achieves outstanding results for her clients.  She prepares thoroughly and explains complex legal matters to her clients in plain language.

Jane understands how stressful legal proceedings can be for her clients and takes the time and care to support and assist her clients.

 

Maria LimMaria
Solicitor

Maria holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree and a Bachelor of Arts Degree and is admitted as a legal practitioner in The Supreme Court of NSW and The High Court of Australia.

Maria is also a registered Migration Agent and advises on all aspects of Migration Law including applications and court appearances.

Maria specialises in Family Law, Migration Law, Administrative Appeals Tribunal matters, Property Law and Civil Litigation.

Maria is very regarded by her clients for her caring, meticulous, professional approach and the results she achieves.

Maria is fluent in Mandarin.

 

Simon BeckleySimon
Solicitor

Simon holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Communications and Media Studies from The University of Wollongong and is admitted as a legal practitioner in The Supreme Court of NSW.

Simon appears regularly in local, district and supreme court matters.

Simon specialises in Criminal Law, Civil Litigation and Intellectual Property Law.  Simon has a reputation for achieving outstanding results and for his excellent courtroom advocacy.

Simon has a wealth of experience in criminal matters and has appeared in cases including murder, sexual offences, drug trafficking, importation and possession, assault and traffic offences.

Simon takes a practical and strategic approach to his matters and establishes rapport with his clients and assists them through what can be a stressful process.

 

Timothy FowlerTimothy
Law Graduate

Timothy holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree and a Bachelor of Psychology Degree from The University of Wollongong.

Timothy has worked with Syd Attorneys since 2014, initially as a paralegal.  In this time he has developed a broad range of experience.
He is professional, results oriented and client focused.

While at university, he participated in a number of programs including volunteer legal work at the Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre.  He was also extensively involved in The Law Society as a student representative and student mentor.

 

Kate WorthingtonKate
Practice Manager

Kate has many years experience in the legal profession, working for both small and large, international legal firms.

Kate has a pleasant and efficient approach and treats all clients in a confidential and caring manner.

Kate makes herself available to ensure that all clients are well informed and satisfied with our service.

 

Administrative Support

Our administrative support are Olivia Chester, Susan Parsons and Alice Williams who are all law students at The University of Wollongong.

They enjoy good relations with our clients and appreciate the legal issues that our clients face.