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Ashley Bithrey

Ashley practised as a solicitor in Newcastle primarily in family law and civil litigation, and continues to work in those areas at the Bar.

About Ashley

Ashley holds a Bachelor of Forensic Science, Bachelor of Laws, and Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Newcastle. He is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and High Court of Australia.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Ashley practised as a solicitor with boutique litigation firms in Newcastle primarily in family law, wills and estates, and civil litigation with a commercial flavour. He continues his work in those areas at the Bar.

In the Family Law arena, Ashley’s interest and experience includes:

  • Property division – including matters involving corporate entities, taxation, valuation, and superannuation issues;
  • Spousal maintenance;
  • Interim applications;
  • Child Support;
  • Parenting cases – including international and interstate child relocation; and
  • Appeals to the Full Court.

Ashley’s practice in wills and estates includes family provision and capacity claims; and in the commercial litigation sphere, contract disputes and building/construction disputes.

Ashley continues to service clients both in and outside of Newcastle – having conducted matters in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, the New England, the North Coast, and Hunter Valley.

Admissions

The Bar: 2014
Solicitor: 2009

Qualifications

University of Newcastle BSc
University of Newcastle LLB
University of Newcastle DipLPrac

Contact Details

38 Church Street
Newcastle  NSW  2300

p. +61 2 4915 5118
f.  +61 2 4929 5524
abithrey@newcastlechambers.com.au
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