Commercial Law | Conveyancing | Criminal Law | Family Law | Personal Injury | Wills & Probate
Professional Legal Services
Given the considerable experience the Canberra based team of Gabbedy Milson Lee has in a broad range of legal areas, we guarantee we can assist you to solve your legal problem adhering to our motto “every knot was once straight rope”.
Recovery Orders – Child Support
Division of Property and Superannuation
Binding Financial Agreements – Pre-nups – Divorce
Care and Protection Matters
Nigel Gabbedy, the managing partner of our firm, has been working as a lawyer since 1990.
Nigel graduated from the University of Tasmania, in his home State, with a combined Degree in Commerce and Law, and moved to Canberra in 1992.
Nigel has specialised in all aspects of commercial, property, litigation, and probate law for near on 30 years.
Sarah is a Partner with our firm and works exclusively in the area of Family Law.
Sarah completed her studies at the Queensland University of Technology in 1991 and graduated with a Bachelor of Law. Sarah further gained a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from University of Technology, Sydney in 1993.
Sarah is admitted to the Supreme Court of the ACT, Queensland and New South Wales and the High Court of Australia. Sarah has specialised in all aspects of Family Law since 1995.
Dai, a Partner with our firm, completed his law degree at the Australian National University in 2001, and took time off to travel around the world before embarking on his legal career. He has been working for our firm since he was admitted to practice in 2002.
Dai specialises in matters concerning Family Violence Orders, Family Law, Care and Protection matters, and Criminal Law.
Formerly known as pappas, j. – attorney, our firm has been providing high quality legal services to the residents of Canberra and surrounds for some twenty years, with Nigel Gabbedy having joined the firm in 1998 , Sarah Milson-Mahy in 2001, and Dai Lee in 2002.
In January 2016 we moved from our London Circuit location to our new conveniently located office at Deakin. With our move, it was decided it was time for our family to re-brand, and with that Gabbedy Milson Lee was born.
We remain the same friendly and empathetic firm our clients’ have grown to know and love. We pride ourselves on being a reasonably priced firm, despite our extensive experience. Not unlike our symbol of “The Old Cock of Barcelos” you will find us to be just and fair.
Gabbedy Milson Lee has always enjoyed a strong reputation of being fair, direct, and caring towards our clients, delivering timely advice in a professional cost-effective manner. Significantly, we are also well regarded for our – no-nonsense, firm, honest, and fearless approach to litigation and negotiation. At Gabbedy Milson Lee we guarantee we will always have our client’s best interests at heart.