Solicitor | Associate Director
Shane is a Senior Solicitor at Greenhalgh Pickard Solicitors and Accountants the leading Sunshine Coast integrated professional legal and accounting firm.
Shane practices in civil and commercial litigation, dispute resolution and criminal law. He deals with a wide range of legal matters from debt disputes, domestic and commercial building construction matters, estate litigation, corporate insolvency and personal bankruptcy, company and business matters to neighbourhood disputes
In criminal practice he represents a wide variety of clients facing many different types of matters and charges, such areas include traffic and driving, assaults, stealing, fraud, Commonwealth charges, property and drug offences.
He provides clients with easy to understand legal advice to help choose the appropriate option to deal with their particular legal issue and achieve the best outcome. If a client is facing the Court he will provide professional advocacy and representation.
Shane has appeared in the Supreme, District and Magistrates Courts of Queensland, the Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (‘QCAT’).
He also volunteers his spare time to provide free legal advice to the local community with the Suncoast Community Legal Service.
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (Queensland University of Technology) 2012 – 2012
Bachelor of Laws (Queensland University of Technology) 2005 – 2012
Bachelor of Arts, Double Major: Government, International Relations (The University of Queensland) 1996 – 2000
- Supreme Court of Queensland September 2012
- High Court of Australia 2015
- Queensland Law Society
- Sunshine Coast Law Association
- Suncoast Legal Services – Volunteer Solicitor
- Kawana Chamber of Commerce