SJP Law is a successful and respected Sunshine Coast law firm. At SJP Law, we put your interests first and provide dependable legal services delivered in a language you can understand.
Based in Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast, we cut through the legalese and the jargon to provide you with legal advice in plain, everyday language.
In addition to making sure you’re not confused by any step in the legal process, we also want you to feel fully supported and that takes a personal approach. You’ll feel comfortable talking to anyone in our team.
You’ll soon see that seeking legal representation at SJP Law is not at all daunting—right from your initial consultation, which has a fixed fee of only $100 for 30 minutes.
This first encounter will involve meeting with one of our lawyers to discuss your legal issue in general terms. From here, you’ll learn which options will be best in your circumstances.
Even, aside from this initial consultation, you are welcome to call and chat with one of our experienced staff members. We may not be able to give you legal advice over the phone, but it’s an ideal introduction. You’ll get to know us a little before you book your appointment.
For the purposes of further introduction, our law offices in Maroochydore is a family owned and operated business where you will feel relaxed and comfortable from the minute you walk through the door.
Mark Shera is our highly accredited family law specialist and Christine Jones is our nationally accredited mediator. Our paralegals and staff are highly experienced all of which being long standing members of the team
Our Sunshine Coast lawyers‘ expertise includes:
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Getting legal advice and support will help you deal with the stress of a relationship breakdown.
We offer a range of family law and litigation services including financial agreements, and divorce and property settlements.
With a complete estate plan, you are able to decide who can make decisions on your behalf should you become unable to in the future.
We can help you prepare for the inevitable, offering sound advice regarding wills and estates.
Are you looking for a dispute resolution that doesn’t involve legal proceedings?
At SJP Law in Maroochydore, our Mediation Solutions provide mediation and conflict resolution services to both Sunshine Coast clients, as well as for people in Brisbane.
Conveyancing for Sunshine Coast property investment—from pre-contract signing to settlement—is easier and safer with SJP Law.
Your interests are protected because, when helping with both your property purchases and sales, we use guidelines from the Queensland Conveyancing Protocol standards.
Renae Jeckeln, our senior conveyancing paralegal, has been with us for more than 20 years. You can count on Renae’s invaluable experience for a conveyancing service that is second to none.
Contact us before you sign a contract. We will review the proposed terms and conditions and advise you of any alterations you might need for a smooth transaction from start to finish.
Our conveyancing fees vary depending on your requirements but they will primarily comprise professional fees and search costs.
Don’t hesitate to contact us for an estimate based on your circumstances.
Mark Shera became the Sunshine Coast’s first Queensland Law Society Accredited Specialist in Family Law. He obtained this accreditation in 1996, having completed his Bachelor of Laws in 1985.
A Family Law specialist, Mark is a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland. He is also passionate about information technology and the innovations it brings to legal practise. He is often an early adopter of IT applications that will enhance any aspect of the legal process.
Christine Jones completed her Bachelor of Laws in 1984, then practised as a solicitor. She is a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and was admitted two years later in 1986 as a Barrister.
Christine is also a Nationally Accredited Mediator. Since 1991, she has facilitated a wide and varied range of mediations.
She is a Registered Mediator of the Queensland Supreme & District Court and an Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, Federal Attorney-General’s Department.
As well as court-referred and family law mediations, Christine is equally confident in commercial and organisational disputes, as she is in multi-party facilitations—such as public consultation, and cross-cultural and community issues.
Joining SJP Law in 1994 after practising as a Barrister in Maroochydore, Christine now also practises general litigation and family law.