Meet the people of Access Law Group

At Access Law Group, Directors Tom Ellicott and Peter Johnson lead a team consisting of thirteen professional staff and seven administrative staff. Please take a few moments to read our profiles and see what the staff at Access Law Group can do for you!

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Tom Ellicott
Director - Accredited Specialist in Business Law
  • Diploma of Law (SAB) 1994
  • Accredited Specialist in Business Law 2007
Peter Johnson
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy) 1994
  • Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning 2002
  • Professional Certificate in Self Managed Superannuation 2008
James Welch
Director - Accredited Specialist Commercial Litigation - Insolvency
  • Bachelor of Arts (French) 2008
  • Bachelor of Laws with¬†First Class Honours 2008
  • Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation (Insolvency) 2015
Michael Dyson
Consultant - Specialist Accredited in Property Law
  • Diploma of Law (SAB) 1959
  • Accredited Specialist in Property Law 1994
Tim Dains
Associate Solicitor - Litigation & Crime
  • Bachelor of Laws 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts (History major) 2013
Jessica Koot
Associate Solicitor - Family Law

Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Planning) 2014.

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice 2014.

George Harriman
Junior Commercial Solicitor

George graduated from the University of Wollongong in 2017 with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in management. He has a graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and was admitted as a solicitor of the NSW Supreme Court in September 2017.

Professional Background 

Growing up in Griffith, George has worked in a whole range of industries from managing his family’s orange farm to the sale and marketing of wine. He has also worked in the Dispute Resolution and Conveyancing Teams during his time at Access Law Group.

Community Involvement

George is a member of the Zig Zag Hub in Wollongong which is a network of start-up companies working in the same space. He is passionate about business and the Zig Zag Hub is ideal to refine his understanding of the issues which confront start up and small businesses. In his spare time, he enjoys an active life out of work especially spear fishing and golf.

Professional Affiliations

Law Society of New South Wales

Zig Zag Hub