6-8 William Street, Nambour, Sunshine Coast

Strength in Community

Our solicitors pride themselves on our law firm’s continuing and extensive community involvement.

Community involvement

For years our lawyers have been involved in various facets of the local community through our provision of community work and sponsorship and support of various activities and organisations within the local community.

Our Nambour law firm is privileged to be able to sponsor, and be involved in, local clubs and organisations that strive to provide their own services for the betterment of the local community.

To benefit from the services of a Sunshine Coast law firm which acts with integrity and gives back to the community, contact our team of experienced solicitors at Butler McDermott Lawyers.

We dedicate some of our time, legal services & resources

As part of our Nambour solicitors commitment and interest in the local community, we dedicate some of our time, legal services & resources to assist local Sunshine Coast organisations, association, charities and interest groups that would otherwise be unable to afford the expense of legal work or would at least prefer to spend money raised by members or donations on helping and assisting with their chosen cause and objective. Butler McDermott Lawyers Nambour are currently acting Honorary Lawyers to the following;

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.