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An accomplished law firm in Geelong Welcome to Wightons Lawyers, your local experts for legal services throughout Geelong and the surrounding areas At Wightons, we provide our clients with a personal service on a wide range of legal matters. We are dedicated to building and maintaining long lasting relationships with our clients which span over multiple generations. By focusing on what we do best we ensure our clients receive a high quality service that they can trust. Wightons Lawyers has been servicing the legal needs of individuals and businesses throughout Geelong for over 120 years. We are committed to continuing our strong legacy of providing effective legal services to a standard beyond our client's expectations in a professional, prompt, honest and efficient manner.
About Us

Wightons Lawyers is one of the longest serving legal practices in Geelong, established in the 1890’s when James Wighton first started practising law in the area. During the 1920s, James Wighton merged with the practice of Allan McDonald and the firm Wighton & McDonald was born. Wighton and McDonald remained as one of Geelong’s premier law practices until 2000, when we re-branded to simply ‘Wightons Lawyers’. 

Wightons Lawyers has played a major role in the history of Geelong, dealing with various commercial and individual legal cases over the last century. Our experience and heritage has helped us to refine Wightons Lawyers into the practice it is today, a firm committed to offering a wide range of legal services that focuses on relationships and positive legal outcomes.

What We Do

We offer an excellent range of high-quality legal services, including:

  • Wills and estates
  • Family law
  • Property law and conveyancing
  • Commercial / business law
  • Dispute resolution & litigation
  • Incorporation and trusts
  • Victims of crime
  • Notary public 
At A Glance
Family Law
Wills and Estates