6-8 William Street, Nambour, Sunshine Coast

Conveyancing Lawyers

Sunshine Coast Conveyancing Lawyers

Butler McDermott is the trusted name in property conveyancing in the Sunshine Coast. For over 100 years, we’ve been helping locals to obtain favourable conditions for the purchase or sale of their properties.

We’ll guide you through

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, a property owner, seasoned property investor, or find yourself in the midst of a complex property transaction, we have the skills and experience to advise you on the most advantageous agreement for your circumstances.

We’ll guide you through the due diligence and contract processes, putting your interests at the forefront of everything we do.

Furthermore, if you have already entered into a property agreement without taking legal advice, now is the time to book an appointment with us. We will thoroughly examine your contract and explain your legal obligations, rights, and protections, clearly and concisely.

Why choose Butler MCDermott as your conveyancing solicitors ?

At Butler McDermott, we know that entering into a property agreement is a significant decision, likely involving a large investment in money and time.

While this is often an exciting time, it is not without stress and anxiety.

Taking advice from an experienced, reliable, and knowledgeable conveyancing lawyer is crucial to ensure that you fully understand what you are contracting into and avoid potential pitfalls.

When you engage us as your conveyancing lawyers, you’ll get the backing of a firm that:

  • Is one of the oldest, most established law firms in the Sunshine Coast, with over 100 years of continual practice.
  • Has an established history of successful property transactions.
  • Has handled many hundreds of cases, including everything from first-time home purchases to complex, high-value property developments.
  • Has a specialised team that only focuses on commercial and property transactions.
  • Is highly engaged in the local community.
  • Offers trusted, caring, and friendly legal assistance to all clients.

Meet Our Conveyancing Law Team

Butler McDermott is a household name in the Sunshine Coast because we place our clients at the heart of everything we do.
If you are looking for a conveyancing solicitor to guide you smoothly through the transfer of your property, contact us today to set up an appointment.

Simone Faunt


Peter Boyce


Peter has been practising as a Nambour Solicitor since 1977 and joined Butler McDermott Lawyers the same year.

With over 40 years practicing as a Sunshine Coast lawyer, Peter has extensive knowledge of various facets of law.

He has practised in all areas of litigation and has special interests in:

  • Criminal law
  • Civil and Commercial litigation
  • Retirement Village matters
  • Sports law
  • Resumption of land and compensation claims


Peter has specialised knowledge of and experience with resumption matters as a result of the Traveston Dam project, road corridors, Main Roads and water pipeline. He is renowned for his professional approach and is an experienced and determined advocate.

Brent King


Brent works as a litigation lawyer, providing litigation legal advice in relation to both civil and criminal law matters, including:
  • Defamation Claims
  • Contract and Debt Disputes
  • Building and Construction Disputes
  • Planning Matters
  • Criminal Law and Traffic Legal Matters
Having grown up on the Sunshine Coast and joining Butler McDermott after the completion of his studies, Brent appreciates the needs of our clients, and brings a particularly commercial approach to litigation. Brent is a member of the Queensland Law Society and the Sunshine Coast Law Association, and has litigated a wide variety of matters in the Magistrates, District and Supreme Courts.

Al Upton


After arriving at Butler McDermott Lawyers in 2016, Al quickly progressed to running our Wills and Estates section and has successfully litigated disputes in the Supreme and District Courts of Queensland in the early stages of his career.

In the years that followed Al has now moved to assist our clients with commercial and property matters having achieved positive outcomes in that area as well as general litigation. Al’s experience has him uniquely placed to provide quality advice in the areas of property, commercial, wills and estates and general litigation.

Al is involved in giving back to the community, sitting on the board for the Daniel Morcombe Foundation and Sundale Community Foundation. He otherwise became a director of Butler McDermott Lawyers in November 2021.