WHO WE ARE

ORR LEGAL : NOT YOUR NORMAL LEGAL FIRM

We work with clients face to face in the Newcastle, NSW area as well as many remotely via video conference / zoom. We have clients across NSW and beyond, with many trusting only Nichole as their go-to for all legal services and enquiries.

Orr Legal is a legal practice located in the Newcastle CBD. Nichole Orr, the Principal is a local lawyer who is dedicated to serving her clients.  Growing up in Newcastle, raising her family and working in the region as a teacher and lawyer means Nichole understands her local community and the amazing people who live in this region.

Nichole is proud to provide Clients with:

  • After hours availability
  • Direct access to Nichole’s Mobile
  • After hours appointment
  • Weekend Appointments
  • Appointment flexibility: In person, Zoom, Telephone
  • Fast Response
  • Emergency Advice
  • Emergency Estate Planning including bedside instructions
  • First consultation is free
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WHY YOU NEED OUR ‘ORR LEGAL ADVANTAGE’

Disclosure: At times Nichole is unable to answer calls due to being in court or with clients.  We encourage you to call our reception, leave a message or text Nichole.  Be assured Nichole will call you back at the first available opportunity.

QUALIFICATIONS

Supreme Court Admission 2014

High Court Admission 2014

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice 2013, College of Law, Sydney

Bachelor Laws, University of Newcastle

Bachelor teaching/Bachelor Social Science, University of Newcastle

Nationally Accredited Mediator

Family Dispute reputation Practitioner

MEMBERSHIPS

Law Society of New South Wales

Resolution Institution of Mediation

Registered Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

NEWCASTLE LEGAL SERVICES

International

Criminal Law

  • Are you going to court?
  • Do you need a strong advocate?
  • Have you been charged with a crime?
International

Driving Offences

  • Licence appeals
  • Drink driving & driving under the influence
  • Licence suspensions
International

Estate Planning, Wills and deceased estates

  • Wills, Power of Attorney and Enduing Guardian
  • Probate and Letters of Administration
  • Left out of a Will
International

Employment Matters

  • Unfair dismissal
  • Workplace bullying and discrimination
  • Workplace Mediation/Conflict Resolutiom
International

Family Law

  • Divorce
  • Parenting and Property
  • Advocacy
International

Family Dispute Resolution

  • Parenting and Property agreements
  • Section 61 certificate
  • Individually tailored
Mediation

Mediation

  • Employment Mediation
  • Neighbourhood disputes
  • Conflict Mediation
Agency Matters

Agency Matters

  • Professional
  • Reliable
  • Cost effective
Conveyancing

Conveyancing

  • Buying/selling property
  • Mortgage advice
  • Guarantor advice