Brennan Tipple Partners

your legal partner

Ivan Kent - Principal Solicitor


Ivan holds a Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Science (Hons) and a Bachelor of Arts. Ivan specialises in Family Law, Estate Planning, Probate and Civil Litigation.  Ivan is a Committee Member of the Central Coast Law Society and a member of the Legal Aid Family Law Panel. Ivan attends Legacy each Wednesday, and Brentwood Retirement Village on the last Wednesday of each month, where he provides free Wills to Veterans, their spouses, and residents of Brentwood Retirement Village.

Laura Burge - Solicitor 


Laura holds a Bachelor of Laws, Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Master of Laws (Legal Practice) and is currently undertaking a Master of Applied Law - Family Law and specialises in Family Law, Estate Planning and Probate. Laura also practices in Criminal Law and is a member of the Legal Aid Panels for Family Law and Criminal Law. Laura also has experience in general practice including Civil Litigation.

Jill Kennedy - Conveyancer


Jill has over 12 years experience in the legal industry and has broad knowledge across all areas of law. Jill was previously a Paralegal but has since moved on to specialise in Conveyancing. 

Nicole Chislett - Bookkeeper 


Nicole has been with Brennan Tipple Partners for over ten years. Nicole started as a Paralegal and has extensive experience in Family Law, Criminal Law, Probate, Victims Compensation and Conveyancing. Nicole has now moved on to be our Bookkeeper. 

Wendy Taylor - Legal Secretary


Wendy is a very knowledgeable and approachable legal secretary. Wendy has over 15 years experience in the legal industry.

Michael Ledwidge - Legal Support


Michael provides legal support services to the Solicitors at BTP. Michael is currently studying for his Law degree.

Natalie Shipley - Receptionist


Natalie is our fantastic Receptionist. Natalie has excellent customer service skills and experience in office administration.