Giles Stapleton

Giles Stapleton

Date of admission to NSW Bar: 2012

Proven ability to achieve success for clients with insightful legal advice, courtroom advocacy and negotiation skills.


 Specialist in Corporate, Commercial, Property, Equity, Family Law and Professional Negligence
 Provides advice, advocacy & unique commercial insights into dispute resolution
 Delivers a pragmatic commercial perspective gained from 18 years in Banking, Property and Funds Management
 Appears in all Australian State, Federal and Family Courts, Administrative Tribunals, Commissions and Inquiries


 Admitted to the New South Wales Bar: 2012
 Admitted as a Legal Practitioner in New South Wales: 2005
Admitted to the Bar in England & Wales (Lincoln’s Inn): 1994

Special Interests
Corporate & family asset structures, financing arrangements, directors’ duties, property ownership, property development, investment management and professional liability



Articles by Giles Stapleton


"Make sure the daily distractions of life don’t let a quietly ticking statutory time limit for final family law orders pass you by. If they do, relief could be available, but is far from guaranteed". Read full article below



Tax implications of Family Law settlements



"The recent pandemic has caused an uncertain outlook for the leasing market for developers and leasing agents. The need for each of them to protect themselves in appropriate documentation is highlighted by the NSW Supreme Court case discussed within". Read full article below



Resumption of face to face hearings in NSW Supreme Court


Contact Details

Ninth Floor, Selborne Chambers
174 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000
DX 376 Sydney
Tel: (02) 9233 5188
Fax: (02) 9233 1137



Tel: (02) 8915 2101
Fax: (02) 9233 1137