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stacey mcallan


  • Bachelor of Laws (University Of New England) 

  • ​Associate Degree in Law (Macquarie University)

  • ​Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College Of Law) 

Stacey has never been one to shy away from a challenge and completed her Bachelor of Laws whilst raising her four children and owning the legal firm, which she purchased in partnership with a colleague in 2010.

Stacey's areas of focus include:

  • Property Law particularly commercial property and rural land,

  • Mediation and Dispute Resolution, and

  • Water Licencing. 

A ball of endless energy, Stacey also serves as the Vice President of the Gunnedah Chamber of Commerce and is an active member of Rotary 2380. She had previously held the President role for both these organisations. 

Stacey is fun loving and enjoys eating out with friends, travelling, a glass of vino and a good adventure. 

Stacey is a smart, generous, and innovative leader with a passion for advocating for the rights of others. She has a unique ability to help people find their voice and be heard, which in her line of business is an excellent quality to have. 

Reach out to Stacey at or phone 02 6742 2122 to make an appointment. 


Brian Mockler



  • ​Admitted to the Bar of NSW (1978)

  • Admitted to the Supreme Court NSW (1978)

  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College of Law)

With over 40 years’ experience practicing law across NSW as a Solicitor and Litigator.  Brian has worked as a Consultant at McAllan Legal (formerly known as Walker Beer Solicitors) since 2019 and joined the team as Principal Lawyer in early 2020.

Brian’s areas of speciality include:

  • Family Law particularly property division and settlements, separation, and divorce. 

  • Probate and Estate Administration, and 

  • Planning and Development matters. 

Brian is a Councillor at Gilgandra Shire Council and serves as Council’s representative on the Joint Regional Planning Panel and a passionate advocate for raising awareness of Ovarian Cancer in regional communities.

Brian isn’t your typical old school Lawyer. Years of experience and knowledge is further enriched by his caring and kind nature which allows him to see the person and not just the matter. His quick wit and sense of humour also helps his clients feel a sense of comfort and right at home.

Reach out to Brian at or phone 02 6742 2122 to make an appointment. 


Lisa Davis


  • Bachelor Social Science – Business (University of Newcastle)  

Before joining Stacey McAllan Legal in 2020, Lisa enjoyed a successful career in Local Government working in executive management roles and consulting for businesses across NSW. 

Lisa is currently the President of the Combined Catholic Schools Advisory Committee. 

Lisa’s areas of focus include:

  • Strategic planning and business development,

  • Marketing and communications,

  • Human resources, 

  • Stakeholder engagement, and  

  • Client services.

Lisa is a creator, a dreamer and nurturer. With her husband Matt and four young kids, Lisa enjoys the simpler things in life. When not chasing after the kids and their sports, Lisa loves long breakfasts, catching up with friends and family, Sunday sippers and live music.

Lisa is a true team leader who supports and inspires others to achieve their best. She is a natural communicator, innovator, and an early adapter.

Reach out to Lisa at or phone 02 6742 2122 to make an appointment. 


Makaela Reay


  • Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Business (University of Newcastle) 

Originally from Newcastle, New South Wales, Makaela made the move to Gunnedah in early 2020 along with her husband Jacob and horse Mel. Makaela hails from a background in Accounting and Taxation law.

Makaela’s areas of interest include:

  • Business Law including taxation and intellectual property law, 

  • Commercial Dispute Resolution, and 

  • Equine Law (Horse Law).

Makaela spends her downtime riding her horse Mel and is a keen snowboarder, with Queenstown New Zealand being one of her favourite places on earth. She also enjoys chilling out with her fur-babies and sharing a good bottle of Shiraz with friends and family.

Makaela is savvy, inquisitive, and passionate about her craft. Her attention to detail, fresh sense of humour and youthful enthusiasm creates a sense of positivity and energy that provides comfort to those around her.

Reach out to Makaela at or phone 02 6742 2122 to make an appointment. 


Jessica Hawkes


  • Assoc Degree in Law

Jess has been working in property law since 2008 and completed her accreditation as a Licensed Conveyancer in 2017.

Jess' areas of focus include:

  • Purchasing and selling residential property and vacant land in NSW, 

  • Property transfers, 

  • Off the plan sales, and 

  • Boundary adjustments and easements. 

In her spare time, Jess along with her partner Grant love to cycle and travel the countryside on their motorbike. Jess also has a soft spot for vintage industrial vehicles and is currently rebuilding a Series I Land Rover from the steel-box chassis up.

Jess is incredibly hardworking and devoted to her clients and their property matters. Her fine attention to detail, love of systems and processes and calm, thoughtful nature is of incredible benefit to her clients and our firm. 

Reach out to Jess at or phone 02 6742 2122 to make an appointment. 


Amy Ross


  • Undergraduate Associate Degree in Law (Macquarie University).  

With over 10 years’ experience in real estate, most recently sales, Amy brings to the team a wealth of knowledge and insight from the perspective of the agent and client.

Amy’s areas of interest include:

  • Residential and commercial sales;

  • Residential and commercial leasing.

Amy’s friendly, calming nature and willingness to go the extra mile is what makes her a client favourite.  Amy’s considered approach, attention to detail and ability to connect with people makes the process of selling or buying property a whole lot simpler.

Reach out to Amy at or phone 02 6742 2122 to make an appointment. 


Jess kept us up to date with everything when purchasing our new home and nothing was ever too much trouble for her. We just wish we had dealt with Jess when selling our property earlier in the year. Jess really did make everything so easy and stress free!


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