We act in all areas of law, specialising in commercial advising including advice to companies and their executives.


Principal and Notary Public

Direct Line: (02) 4924 3403
Mobile: 0418 493 864

Admitted as a solicitor in 1969 and a partner at Harris Wheeler from 1971-1986 – Peter offers a vast experience and understanding of commercial matters. Also having acted at partner level for Newcastle City Council, Shortland Electricity, Hunter Presbytery of the Uniting Church, North New South Wales Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Australia, National Textiles Ltd., State Bank Ltd., Greater Building Society Ltd., Beneficial Finance, AGC Limited, Citibank Limited, ANZ Bank and other banks and financial institutions. He has acted for both plaintiffs and defendants in numerous actions in the Supreme Court of New South Wales.


A former board member of the State Chamber of Commerce and Industry and former council member of Newcastle Chamber of Manufactures. Past president Newcastle Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Inaugural and past Chairman of the Newcastle City Centre Committee. Deputy Chairman GH Varley Pty. Ltd. Board member of Newcastle & Hunter Business Chamber and Honorary Solictor.

Andrew Filby

Associate Solicitor

Direct: (02) 4924 3406
Mobile: 0418 615 076

B. Laws, Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and B. Arts. Andrew completed his law degree in 2005. With eight years experience, Andrew has been with Peter Evans & Associates since August 2004.


Andrew is a member of the Junior Chamber of Commerce, an honorary solicitor for the Newcastle Maritime Museum Society Inc. and a member of Newcastle Rotary.


Areas of Practice

Conveyancing, lease transactions, sale of business, family and defacto law, building law, civil litigation, trusts and wills, traffic and criminal law.

Cameron Bilinsky


Direct line: (02) 4924 3415
Mobile: 0412 780 535

Cameron holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Sydney and has recently joined our firm after a long career as a partner in another Newcastle legal firm. He commenced practice in 1983 and has almost 30 years legal experience. Initially he had a broad range of legal matters and ultimately specialised in accident compensation law before returning to general practice which he greatly enjoys.

Brian Walters


Direct line: (02) 4924 3422

Brian was admitted to practice on 6 December 1974.

Formerly Accredited Specialist in Business Law.

Brian’s areas of practice include, Business Law and commercial litigation,  Wills and Estates including Estate litigation, GST and CGT advice, property law, Trusts, Equity litigation Australian Commercial Disputes Centre accredited mediator.

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