John Carpenter

Consultant/ Public Notary/ Accredited Mediator

Background & Legal Interests

John was born and educated in Orange. John was a partner in a large legal practice in Orange for 30 years and has been a consultant with Blackwell Short for five years. He has extensive experience in conveyancing, commercial law and litigation. Over 10 years he has developed a sought after reputation in building and construction law.

John has a particular interest in mediation as a cost effective and efficient way of resolving legal issues.


  • Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Laws, Australian National University
  • Public Notary
  • Accredited Mediator

Community Interests

  • Chairman – Cancer Care Western NSW Inc which promotes the expansion of Cancer Services in Western Areas and has built Western Care Lodge to accommodate cancer patients at Orange Health Services.
  • John is a life member of Orange Apex Club
  • John has been involved in many community activities and projects including Banjo Patterson Park and Committee, Community access to legal advice, Orange Theatre Company, Orange Kart Racing Club

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