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Peter Kernan


Office. Central Coast
ph. (02) 4365 4700
e. pkernan@wattsmccray.com.au
Peter Kernan

Peter Kernan has lived on the Central Coast for over 30 years and has been practising as a lawyer in Terrigal since 1989. This local connection enables Peter to provide a specialist service for all Central Coast real estate transactions, residential, commercial and development.

Coupled with almost 25 years experience as a lawyer, Peter’s ability to provide competent and knowledgeable advice will ensure that your transaction will progress smoothly and in a cost effective manner.

Peter has extensive experience in complex development transactions including –

  • Put and call option agreements
  • Shareholder agreements and joint ventures
  • Leases and development of ski lodges in Kosciusko National Park
  • Large scale residential subdivisions
  • Appeals to the Land and Environment Court

Peter acts for a wide range of commercial landlords and tenants and has extensive experience in retail leasing.

Peter provides complex advice in the areas of estate planning, including the drafting of wills incorporating testamentary trusts, powers of attorney and enduring guardianship. Peter works in conjunction with your accountant and/or financial adviser to achieve a result that will ensure your wishes are carried out as you want them to be and at the same time ensuring that the advice is tax effective.

Peter also believes in putting back in to the community some of the benefits of being part of that community, by acting as honorary solicitor for various local sporting and community organisations including Wamberal Surf Life Saving Club, Terrigal Junior RLFC, Terrigal Surf Life Saving Club and Terrigal Trojans Rugby Club. Peter has also held numerous positions on school and club committees in the local area.

Peter successfully attained specialist accreditation in Property Law from the Law Society of New South Wales in 2015.

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  • Phone:
    (02) 9283 5877
    Level 15, The Chambers
    370 Pitt Street
    Sydney NSW 2000
    (02) 9283 5977

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    & Elizabeth Streets, Sydney

  • Phone:
    (02) 9635 4266
    Level 1
    9 George Street
    Parramatta NSW 2150
    (02) 9635 4588

  • Phone:
    (02) 9680 6800
    Suite 3.18 The Nexus Building
    Level 3, 4 Columbia Court
    Norwest NSW 2153
    (02) 9680 6855

  • Phone:
    (02) 6257 6347
    7/40 Marcus Clarke St
    Canberra ACT 2601
    (02) 6257 6350

    Closest Car Park

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    Between London Circuit &
    Vernon Circle, Canberra

  • Phone:
    (02) 4365 4700
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    210 Central Coast Highway
    Erina NSW 2250
    (02) 4365 6555

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    (02) 9635 4266
    Unit 1, Building 5
    49 Frenchs Forest Road
    Frenchs Forest NSW 2086

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    Brookvale NSW 2100

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