Douglas Turnbull


Court Approved Mediator

About Douglas Turnbull
B. Juris., LL.B (Hons)

I reside in Cairns and my Chambers are in Cairns city. I practise as a Barrister in Cairns, Townsville, Mackay and Brisbane. I was admitted to legal practice in Victoria in 1973 and Queensland in 1974, first as a Solicitor and then as a Barrister. I am a Court Approved Mediator, and there are excellent mediation facilities available in my Chambers in Cairns without any additional charge.

douglas-turnbull - Barrister-At-Law

Douglas Turnbull has extensive
experience in all Courts.

I have conducted many complex trials in the Supreme and District Courts, the Family Court, the Planning & Environment Court and the Land Court. I have appeared in the Court of Appeal, the Full Family Court and the Land Appeal Court. I have been involved in a large number of mediations.

douglas-turnbull - Law - Cairns

Located in the heart of Cairns for many industries...

I have advised public and private companies in commercial matters, including very complex and large matters. I have acted in the property development, mining, sugar, building, stevedoring, marine and cattle industries. I have extensive experience in accountancy and land valuation matters. Please click here to contact me and click here to access my Standard Mediation Agreement.(125k)

douglas-turnbull - Wallamurra Towers, Cairns.

My main areas of practice and service are:

• Personal injuries
• Medical negligence
• Equity
• Court approved mediator

• Family law
• Commercial estates
• Wills
• Testators’ family maintenance

• Property Law
• Property disputes
• Taxation
• Planning & environment.

Standard Mediation Agreement.