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John Carpenter

Consultant / Public Notary

John Carpenter

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 14 years. He has extensive experience in Conveyancing, Commercial Law and Litigation. Over 20 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.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law

  • Conveyancing

  • Litigation

  • Public Notary

Qualification /

  • Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University

  • Bachelor of Laws, Australian National University

  • Public Notary

  • Accredited Mediator


  • Vice 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

  • Palliative Care Community

  • 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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60 Hill Street, Orange NSW 2800


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