Property Conveyancing

Our partners Stuart Niven and Ping Lee both deal extensively with conveyancing matters.

Baldock Stacy & Niven pride themselves on their experience and expertise in Property Conveyancing. We act for first home buyers, for families, for developers and companies in relation to their property conveyancing needs.

Our Conveyancing services include:

  • Sale and purchase of land
  • Sale and purchase of residential dwellings
  • Sale and purchase of commercial and industrial properties
  • Sale and purchase of rural land
  • Commercial, industrial and retail leasing
  • Mortgages
  • Property developments
  • Common property & easement issues
  • Property tax issues (GST, capital gains, stamp duty, land tax) as they relate to law Subdivisions.

Family Law

Our employed solicitor Tom Yan deals with Family Law matters including

  • Divorce and Separation
  • De Facto Relationships
  • Same Sex Relationships
  • Property Settlements
  • Financial agreements (Pre-nuptial agreements and Binding Financial Agreements)
  • Parenting and Children’s living arrangements
  • Property / Financial Disputes
  • Child Support

Baldock Stacy & Niven strives to deliver exceptional service.  We also strive to do this at a competitive price.

Please contact us by email or by telephone (02) 9891 6444 to request a quote for your conveyancing.

Business Law

Our partners Stuart Niven and Ping Lee can both assist you in relation to business law matters.


  • Sale/Purchase of Business Agreements
  • Shareholders Agreements
  • Building contracts
  • Negotiations


  • Company registration/deregistration
  • Directors duties and responsibilities
  • Director personal liability
  • Corporations Law
  • Governance issues
  • ASIC matters

Business Structures:

  • Asset protection
  • Dissolution of partnerships
  • Corporations
  • Joint ventures
  • Partnerships and limited partnerships
  • Trusts
  • Sole trader

Business Succession for businesses, considering:

  • Ease of transition
  • Buy/sell (option) agreements
  • Related party considerations
  • Maintaining value in business
  • Taxation considerations including income, capital gains, GST and other duty taxes.

Wills and Estates

Led by the Stuart Niven who has over 20 year's experience in this area, this busy area of our practice is supported by Kathryn Dawson.

Estate administration and support - acting for Executors and Trustees


Health care directives

Invalid Wills or Unfair Will claims

Enduring Powers of Attorney

Protecting against Estate challenges

Retirement planning

Testamentary Trusts

Will preparation

Litigation and Debt Recovery


Specialising in several areas of litigation, we have a long list of successful representations behind them. Stuart Niven leads this area of our practice:

  • Building & Construction disputes
  • Business, Corporate & Commercial disputes
  • Employment & Industrial Law
  • Family Provisions Claims
  • Intellectual property matters (copyright, trademarks etc)

Debt Recovery

Several major clients rely on Baldock Stacy & Niven's debt recovery practice to manage their affairs in this area of law. Stuart Niven leads our debt recovery practice.

  • Letters of demand
  • Statement of claim
  • Attending instalment hearings
  • Defending claims
  • Negotiating instalment agreements
  • Court appearances

Notary Services

Both of our partners, Stuart Niven and Ping Lee have been admitted as Public Notaries to notarise international documents and to perform other notary services, such as witnessing signatures to documents, administering oaths to affidavits or certifying copy documents as true and correct copies.

Baldock Stacy & Niven also notarises documents and prepares documents for Authentication or for an Apostille. The clients who use Baldock Stacy & Niven for their Notary services range from individuals who are migrating to and from Australia to members of the legal profession, directors of multinational companies and owners of small businesses.

Although an appointment is necessary, we are usually able to fit you in on an hour's notice.