Gary Su

Solicitor

Gary Su is a solicitor at Hall Payne Lawyers, practicing in our Family Law division.

“It is an absolute privilege to have the opportunity to work with, and be mentored by both Vanessa and Shirley, who together have a wealth of experience in Family Law. We make a superb team.”

Gary is admitted to practice in The Supreme Court of Queensland and The High Court of Australia. Ever since his first Family Law lecture, he knew that this was the area of law he wanted to practice in.

“I particularly enjoy Family Law as it is a unique area of law which deals with the most vulnerable area of peoples’ lives – their family and their finances.

I am exceptionally approachable and I enjoy working with people during their most challenging times, to achieve an outcome where they can look forward to the next chapter of their life.”

Gary is determined to listen to your problems and provide you with realistic legal advice which sometimes may be difficult to consider, but ultimately would be in the best interests of your family.

Gary has recently spent some time in China teaching English. Due to this experience, he is fluent in Mandarin and as such is able to communicate with, and provide services to Chinese speaking clients.

Outside the office Gary is a fan of the Cowboys, enjoys playing Texas Hold’em and is a collector of fine whiskey.

Recent Blogs by Gary

Conveyancing special conditions for residential contracts

Conveyancing - special conditions for residential contracts

When purchasing residential property in Queensland, there is a standard REIQ (Real Estate Institute Queensland) contract used. There is also an option for ‘special conditions’ to be added to that contract.

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Can I lodge a caveat in my family law matter?

Can I lodge a caveat on the family home during family law proceedings?

A caveat is a registered notice on a land title that will prevent the property from being sold or mortgaged until the caveat is withdrawn, lapsed or cancelled. How do they work in Family Law matters?

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I won the lotto! Does it form part of my family law property settlement?

I won the lotto! Does it form part of my family law property settlement?

Generally, in family law, the winnings from a lottery ticket will constitute part of the parties’ property pool. What is contentious is the contributions each party made to purchasing the winning ticket at the time and the subsequent percentage split of the property pool after the win.

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What is disclosure in Family Law?

What is disclosure in Family Law?

Usually, before we make big decisions, we ensure we are fully informed. Family Law applies the same principles. These principles are referred to collectively, as ‘disclosure’ or your 'duty of disclosure'.

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