Gary Newton is a partner in the Property & Development Group, with expertise in conveyancing, commercial and retail leasing and real estate subdivisions and developments. He provides a wide range of property related advice to business, government and individuals.
Gary is co-author and co-editor of a new book titled Annotated Conveyancing of Real Property Legislation in NSW (2013 Edition). Gary is also the co-author of LexisNexis Butterworth's NSW Conveyancing Service. He has authored other books on land law as well as numerous articles. He has been a keynote speaker and chairman at various property law master classes.
Gary is a committee member of the Darling Point Society and the Honorary Secretary of NSW Rostrum, a major public speaking organisation. He is a Freeman of Rostrum which is a title given to the members of Rostrum who have made outstanding contributions to Rostrum and to the public. He is also on the organising committee of The Voice of Youth, which is a high schools public speaking competition throughout Australia.
Gary was admitted as a solicitor in NSW in 1983 and is admitted to practise in the Supreme Court of NSW, Federal Court and High Court of Australia. Gary has been an Accredited Specialist in Property Law since 1994. He joined CBP as a partner in 2002.