Stacks Goudkamp

Tom Goudkamp OAM has been a pre-eminent personal injury and compensation lawyer for over 40 years. Stacks Goudkamp was incorporated in 2003 and today continues the tradition of serving the community with diligence and dedication. Managing director Tom Goudkamp OAM and director Ian Chipchase sit on the firm's board, together with practice group leaders Julie Mahony, Victoria Roy and Anna Tavianatos.
1800 46 8362
Mon - Fri9am - 5pm
Sat - SunClosed
50 Hunter Street Newcastle NSW 2300 DX 144 Sydney NSW

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Is it OK for bosses to shout at their employees?
23 Feb
Probably none of us needs media revelations to be aware of bosses who command attention ...
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Should the owner of a landlocked property be able to access it by vehicle? Which case won?
22 Feb
This case concerned a property in south-western Sydney. The property was landlocked by ...
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Unfair B2B contracts – JJ Richards decision gives small businesses a glimmer of hope
21 Feb
The most recent development in the law related to unfair business to business (B2B) ...
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Pregnancy discrimination to be addressed by amendment to NSW legislation
15 Feb
Two days before a woman was to begin maternity leave she was made redundant by the gas ...
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Beware of your life continuing in the cloud after you die
14 Feb
Recently a court had to rule on whether a will written as an unsent 54-word text message ...
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Prenups on shaky ground after High Court decision
13 Feb
Prenuptial agreements appear to be on shaky legal ground after a recent landmark decision ...
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The elusive and sought after “section 10” in criminal and traffic prosecutions in NSW
08 Feb
Committing a criminal or traffic offence in NSW does not always lead to a criminal record....
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Electronic property settlements through PEXA point to future obsolescence of all paper contracts
08 Feb
The final process in any property transaction is the settlement, when the contracts have ...
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Were they in a de facto relationship? Should the financial agreement stand? Which case won?
07 Feb
The parties met in late 2011 at a massage parlour, where the woman worked. The man was ...
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Conveyancing through the ages in NSW
01 Feb
Have you ever thought about the evolution of land ownership in New South Wales from the ...
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Same sex couples who married overseas should check legal status of wills
30 Jan
Just when same sex couples thought the long fight for marriage equality in Australia was ...
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Legal rights of the injured suffer in new green slip changes in NSW
25 Jan
The legal rights of people injured in motor vehicle accidents are being further undermined...
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Why Stacks


No hidden fees
Nobody likes surprises on their bills, so we take the time to agree with you exactly what our work will cost before we do it (not after!)

Deep expertise
Our lawyers aren’t ‘general practitioners’, they’re experts in their chosen fields of practice (many are Accredited Specialists)

Practical advice not legalese
We provide clear, practical advice, in plain English, so that you can make decisions with confidence


Over 25 local offices
Our local offices are owned and operated by friendly, local professionals, who are proud and active members of the communities they serve

Real client care
Genuine care for clients has been at the core of our practice since the first office was opened by ER Stack on the NSW Mid-North Coast in 1931

Progressive practice
We invest in technology and systems so that our services are always cost effective and clients are in control of their own legal affairs

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1800 46 8362
50 Hunter Street Newcastle NSW 2300 DX 144 Sydney NSW
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