About Us

We’re focused on you

Burke & Mead Lawyers is a boutique law firm providing a full range of personal legal services to Newcastle and the Hunter Region, Central Coast, Sydney, the New England Region and the Mid North Coast.

We tailor common sense, jargon-free legal advice and expert representation to suit your needs across a range of areas including Criminal, Compensation, and Family Law.

Law for starting out in life. Law for growth. Law for life’s big decisions. Law for mistakes or misfortunes. Law for play. Law for endings and law for new beginnings. Law for well-being and safety. Law for retirement and beyond.

Law for living, we are your lawyers, for life.

As a client you’ll have access to our entire team of legal experts. With our experience and proactive approach, we are positioned to add value by helping you to identify opportunities, as well as prevent or minimise the negative impact of both the expected and the unexpected events in your life.

The purpose of our website is to help you understand what to expect from us and to assist you to make an informed decision about your situation. You can’t meet us online, but you can find the answers to some of your legal questions and learn more about us.

Engaging a lawyer can be daunting – we strive to make sure it isn’t. To organise an initial consultation please get in touch.

The Burke & Mead Lawyers Commitment

As a client you can expect our team to:

  • Put your interests first
  • Set clear expectations, and meet them
  • Be accessible to you when you need us
  • Clearly explain the process, your options and likely outcomes
  • Provide value for money and clarity about fees
  • Use our local knowledge and significant expertise for your benefit
  • Provide common sense and pragmatic solutions to your legal issue
  • Deliver high quality work every time