Gary was admitted as a Solicitor in 1982 and joined Attwaters in 1986 after relocating to Newcastle from Sydney in 1984.
Since 1993 Gary has been a NSW accredited specialist in family law, having been one of the first Newcastle solicitors to obtain that accreditation. He currently practices almost exclusively in family law and de facto relationship matters, but he also handles a variety of other litigation.
Gary is currently the President of the Newcastle Law Society. He is also a member of the Law Society of NSW, the Law Council of Australia (Family Law Section) and the Hunter Valley Family Law Practitioners Association.