Michael joined Curtis Gant Irving in 1988 after completing a Law Degree at Macquarie University. He assists his clients with matters including Conveyancing, Wills and Estates, Commercial Dealings, Accidents and Worker’s Compensation Claims, OH&S and Industrial Relations and Employment Law.
He also represents companies providing support services to the Mining Industry. Out of the office, Michael has a personal interest in rural issues and he and his wife Lea operate a grazing property breeding Angus cattle. Michael is interested in education and maintains a relationship with local schools. Michael volunteers his time to assist a number of community organisations and is a Committee Member of Challange Disability Services formerly Koora Muswellbrook.
George Betts is a Partner at Curtis Gant Irving having joined the Practise in 2007.
He had previously practised Law for two years in the NSW Southern Tableands Towns of Goulbourn and Crookwell having gained extensive experience in practice areas of Property Law, Subdivisions and Property Developments, Commercial Law, Leases, Civil Litigation, Wills and Succession, Rural Legal Advice, Personal Injury Claims, Criminal Law and Family Law.
At the University of New England Armidale, George studied Bachelor Natural Resources/Science and Law and graduated with honours in 2005.
George was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court in August 2006.
George is married to Patricia Betts, a primary school teacher, employed at the Scone Grammar School. George’s interests include sports: Cricket, Golf, Tennis and Touch Football. He is also interested in farming, bushwalking and camping. George is currently a member of the Community Reference Group (CRG) to the Hunter Catchment Management Area which enables him to remain actively involved in issues of Natural Resource Management in the Local District.
Sue Clydsdale commenced employment with Curtis Gant Irving in 1999 and has over 17 years experience.
Sue became a Licenced Conveyancer in 2010 and has varied experience in Residential, Rural and Property Matters assisting clients in all areas associated with their Conveyance.