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Matthew Hunter

Solicitor (LLB)

Matthew joined McCarthy Durie lawyers having worked in two previous law firms as a law clerk, law graduate, and solicitor, concentrating primarily in the areas of general civil and commercial litigation.

Although his primary interest lies in the area of debt recovery, Matthew has dealt with a wide range of matters concerning various legal areas such as defamation law, employment and industrial relations law, administrative law, and the law of torts.

He graduated from the Queensland University of Technology with a Bachelor of Laws, and completed his practical legal training at the College of Law.

Prior to his legal career, Matthew completed a Bachelor of Music at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, majoring in advanced performance on jazz saxophone. He still continues to nurture his love for music, and outside of law practice, he also enjoys playing tennis, surfing and watching films.

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Jon McCarthy

Director – Corporate (LLB) Telephone: 07 3370 5113 Jon is a commercial and property lawyer with extensive experience in property development law, including community title schemes, retail and commercial property development

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Bruce Durie

Director | Commercial & Estates Bruce is an experienced property lawyer with 42 years in practice and the head of our Commercial and Estates team, based in Cleveland office. Bruce’s

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Shane McCarthy

As McCarthy Durie’s CEO, Shane McCarthy is passionate about building excellent client relationships and delivering outstanding service. A major focus for Shane is on ensuring transparency between clients and the

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