illawarra Lawyers
About Us

John Dawson

Principal Solicitor

John was employed by the Attorney General & Justice Department company at various Court Houses in NSW from January 1971 until resigning in 1979.

John completed the Solicitors Admission Board examinations and Practical Legal Training in 1979 and was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW in December 1979.

John has practiced as a Solicitor in Corrimal since January 1980, with emphasis on general legal practice including Family Law, Conveyancing, Wills & Deceased Estates, Children’s Court Care & Protection and Crime.

Britt Smith

Solicitor & Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

  • Bachelor of Law, Bachelor of Medical Science & Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (UOW)
  • Graduate Diploma in Law (SYD)
  • Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution (College of Law)
  • Master of Applied Law (Family Law) (College of Law)

Britt moved to the Illawarra in 2016 and joined John Dawson & Associates in 2017 as she enjoys the variety of general practice. Britt can assist you with Family Law, Care & Protection (FACS matters), Conveyancing, Estates, Leasing and your Will, Power of Attorney or Enduring Guardian documents.