Our Approach

Down to earth, practical, real advice.

Clear & concise communicating.

Focus on the best outcome -  that is in terms of cost, time, emotional & family considerations.

An awareness of the importance to the client of the cost of legal services and the value of legal services to each client in their particular situation.

Our Story

Joan Pierpoint is originally from Tamworth. She was admitted as a lawyer in 1987 and has practiced continuously as a solicitor since then. Prior to becoming a solicitor, Joan was a legal clerk in civil personal injury in Macquarie Street Sydney. Then as a conveyancing and general clerk in Tamworth. She furthered her experience in law, conveyancing and general legal work in Waverley, and Potts Point in Sydney.

Joan built her business as a legal practitioner in Taree for ten years, before finally moving her practice an hour up the road, to beautiful Port Macquarie.

Over the years, Joan Pierpoint has refined her focus to what it is today - one of the most experienced and proven local practices in Family law property settlements, Estate law - Probates, Family provision challenges and defences, Conveyancing and Wills, Powers of Attorney and Guardians.


Meet the Team

Joan Pierpoint


Joan was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 1987 and has practised as a solicitor continuously since then – First in East Sydney, then in Taree, Laurieton and Port Macquarie.  She brings 30 years of legal experience, a wealth of local knowledge, and a solid contact base to bear.

Ivie Pierpoint


Ivie is a qualified Conveyancer and Legal Secretary. She has in-depth experience in the legal field, with more than 15 years full time experience in conveyancing and probate paralegal.

Ann-Maree Duncan

Accounts & Book-keeping

Next Steps...

Arrange a consultation with one of the leading Port Macquarie lawyers, for professional and experienced mediation and litigation services. Call Joan Pierpoint Lawyer today on (02) 6584 3330 to discuss your legal concerns.