Why Use Us?

About us

With more than 35 years experience, Garland Waddington provides proactive and
experienced advice that is second to none. Our team of experienced lawyers have
the expertise to ensure that you can obtain comprehensive and up-to-date legal
advice under one roof.

Supported by our exceptional administrative staff and modern technology in our
offices on the banks of the Maroochy River, our lawyers can meet the demands of
major corporations and institutions, as well as offering a highly personal and cost-effective service to private clients.

Our client list is diverse, including new and established businesses, property
developers, construction companies, educational institutions, bodies corporate,
local government, business and professional people, investors and retirees.

Our reputation comes from our expertise, ongoing commitment to clients and results achieved.



Our mission

We listen to our clients and support them with proactive legal solutions.

Our values

  1. Client focus – our client focussed approach provides practical and prompt legal solutions. We pride ourselves on no nonsense, plain English explanations, demystifying the law so that you are fully aware of your risks and available options.
  2. Professionalism – we tap into the broad range of experience amongst our people, working individually or collectively as a team to achieve the best possible outcome for you.
  3. Excellence – we pride ourselves on strong customer service standards. By seeking to understand our client’s personal and commercial goals, we provide advice that is proactive and responsive to your needs.
  4. Accountability – we are accountable for all our actions and maintain the strictest confidentiality. We stay abreast of changes in the law and work at interpreting and forecasting its impact to provide relevant and accurate advice.

Good at what we do

We have skill, experience and an unrivalled depth of knowledge in our areas of practice, plus a capacity for hard work.

We have developed an enviable reputation as a result of our proactive approach to identifying legal obstacles, developing strategies to overcome them and providing prompt effective solutions - which is why the vast majority of our business comes via referrals from clients and other professionals.

Our approach is professional and friendly. We pride ourselves on no nonsense, plain English explanations, demystifying the law so that you are fully aware of your risks and available options.

  1. Professional and friendly approach
  2. Plain English explanations

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Convenient location and excellent service. Garland Waddington understand both personal and business succession planning, and have the expertise to deal with complex estate planning issues.Kaye Johns
Ken and the team at Garland Waddington are very knowledgeable and I have the utmost respect for them. Everyone I deal with always makes me feel like they have my best interests at heart.Bruce Perry
During the meetings I had with Garland Waddington, they explained the legal direction in a way I could understand. This made me feel comfortable and confident to move forward. Excellent service.Alan Slade
A wealth of experience to draw on that made consideration of complex issues and a solution easy to understand. We have every confidence in their advice and strongly recommend them to others.R Kerr, Store City
On an intellectual property licence agreement, I found them to be personable and they got the results required. Their service was reliable and prompt. I look forward to working with them into the future.Garth Chapman
A litigation issue was causing us enormous stress. We achieved the result we needed. We WON! The staff were easy to deal with. Their knowledge was outstanding and they were great communicators.Kate Marshall
We were blown away with how friendly everyone was. The staff member in particular who carried out our conveyancing work was prompt and very approachable. We were very happy with the cost as well.Paul and Lyn Thomas

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We work for you

We identify your needs, formulate a plan with you to ensure those needs are met within your timeframe and budget, and put the plan into effect, involving you at every stage throughout the process and ensuring that you are kept fully informed.

You will always receive a clear explanation from us on how we intend to solve your problem, how long it will take, and how much it is likely to cost.

If you need help, or have a question get in touch with us today.