McDonald Johnson Lawyers – Welcome

As well as offering commercial and property legal services, McDonald Johnson Lawyers based in Newcastle NSW also has a team of experienced and competent family lawyers. First established back in 1916, the firm has expanded and is a progressive and competent firm. The firm’s position can be attributed to the company’s original values of being totally client focused, professional, approachable and most importantly, capable. We act as divorce lawyers in Newcastle as well as acting as family solicitors in the areas of property and children in Newcastle.


Our lawyers are conveniently placed in Newcastle’s central business district, ideally located for major government offices and the law courts. Our team will be happy to offer advice on family law and are viewed as being some of the best lawyers in Newcastle. We value the professional relationships we have built with our clients and always ensure that the communication is open and honest giving you the advice and help that you need.

We have a highly experienced team of lawyers and solicitors, many of whom have been with us for several years, whilst all are highly qualified and experienced. We know that no one wants to engage the services of lawyers and that it can be a painful and stressful time in your life. For this reason, we always ensure that we are approachable, listen to your needs and act promptly endeavouring to keep the stress to an absolute minimum. By engaging McDonald Johnson Lawyers you create a relationship for life with lawyers who are there to advise you at all times.

Divorce and splitting up a family is never easy. We always offer the best, balanced advice to our clients. As family lawyers in Newcastle NSW, we appreciate that you want what is rightfully yours and that you also want to protect the interests of those who are also affected by the situation. Our family solicitors also at our Newcastle office are available to offer mediation services or deal with less serious and complex matters.

As lawyers in Newcastle, we naturally offer a full range of legal services. These include:

  • Property Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Projects and Developments
  • Liquor Licensing and Gaming
  • Wills and Estates
  • Family and Relationships
  • Mediation
  • Commercial Law
  • Building and Property Law
  • Employment Law
  • Planning Law
  • Litigation
  • Insurance Claims

Here at McDonald Johnson, we are totally committed to ensuring that we satisfy our clients’ needs. We always ensure that we give practical and accurate advice whilst appreciating the need for urgency and for the service to be provided at a fair price. Of course, any information that we are party to is never disclosed and always remains totally confidential. The lawyers at McDonald Johnson are accessible to their clients and stand by the legal recommendations they make.

So, if you would like more information about family lawyers in Newcastle NSW why not call us on +612 4926 1944, email us on or visit our office at Coal Street Chambers, 14 Watt Street, Newcastle NSW. Alternatively, you can contact us via our website and one of our approachable and friendly team will get back to you with a prompt response. We are looking forward to hearing from you and being of greater assistance.


Please call our Newcastle lawyers on (02) 4926 1944 to discuss your needs with McDonald Johnson Lawyers in more detail.  Our team look forward to helping you. Newcastle-Lawyer-Mcdonald-Johnson