Peter O'Loughlin

Peter O’Loughlin specialises in:

  • Estate law including contested probate suits, claims under the Family Provision Act 1982, trusts and will construction,
  • Real Property Law including Vendor and Purchaser cases, lease disputes, priority disputes, caveat disputes and disputes about easements and restrictive covenants,
  • Security law including disputes about registered and unregistered, mortgages, charges and liens.

Practice areas

  • Contentious and non-contentious litigation in relation to the above.
  • General commercial litigation,
  • Trade Practices,
  • Equity.


1967Bachelor of Arts, Sydney University
1971Bachelor of Laws, Sydney University


February 1971Admitted as a solicitor
September 1983Admitted as barrister

Career path

1969-1971Articles of clerkship with Tress Cox and Maddox undertaking conveyancing work including sales, purchases, subdivisions, creation of easements and covenants, mortgages and debt collection litigation
1971-1974Solicitor with Stephen, Jaques & Stephen (now Mallesons, Stephen Jaques) undertaking AMP suburban and rural mortgage work involving Torrens, Old System and Crown Lands. General conveyancing.
1974-1976 Solicitor with Greaves Wannan & Williams undertaking conveyancing and litigation.
1976-1983Member of Greaves Wannan & Williams undertaking commercial litigation including bank litigation and conveyancing litigation involving vendor and purchaser cases, easements, covenants and mortgage enforcement.
1983 to datePrivate practice at NSW Bar.

Other interests
Peter O’Loughlin is a regular cyclist and enjoys opera, books, woodwork, gardening and mixing with family and friends.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation


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