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Carter Capner was established in 1944. Our team is recognised by their peers as industry leaders accross our many practice areas. Clients gain the benefit of our collective experience, expertise and technology to cut through complex issues. Carter Capner takes its public duty seriously, with all staff kept abreast of current legal and community issues. We actively advocate for positive change.

Peter Carter

Legal Practice Director
(07) 3210 3409 or 0422 445 599

PETER CARTER, admitted 1980, (Qld & Australia). Education: University of Queensland (BCL, 1986; LL.B., 1980). Member: APLA (National President 1998-99), ALA, APIL, ATLA, Elected Governor of the Board in 2000, AAJ (Governor of the Board 2008 – 2015), PEOPIL, ALAANZ (National Councillor, 1994-98), QLS.

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  • ”LawSpace is amazing. How come someone hasn’t done this sooner?””Gavin”

  • ”Thank you Carter Capner in believing in me. I found the prospect of pursuing a legal claim quite traumatic at first until I dealt with your expert and professional staff. Your firm is to be highly commended for its work and rest assured that I will recommend you to anyone I know. Sincerest thanks.””Alan”

  • ”Thanks to a wonderful team of genuine troopers! I would recommend Carter Capner unconditionally.””Shannon”

  • ”Previous dealings with a law firm had made us extremely wary of engaging the services of another firm. Carter Capner was recommended to us by a friend and we have been very impressed by their exceptional service throughout. You have restored our faith in lawyers.””Christian”

  • ”We used Carter Capner due to the good name of the firm. The continual updates throughout our transaction were reassuring. We were very happy with the end result.””Vladimir”

  • ”Your people are the best! Give them a gold star.””Natasha”

  • ”I found the people at Carter Capner to be dynamic, caring and always smiling. Their services exceeded all of my expectations. If I ever encounter friends needing a solicitor I let them know who to call. Your staff are the very best!””Dennis”

  • ”Carter Capner provides a straightforward approach to my legal matter. Explanations of procedures were clear, prompt and courteous. I would have no hesitation in engaging Carter Capner again.””Danny”

  • ”I appreciated the friendly and engaging relationship that was established. We were kept up to date and the advice we received was always accurate, friendly and caring.””Colin”

  • ”I was attracted to Carter Capner’s service right from the start. My solicitor was extremely helpful and his expertise achieved a better outcome than I had initially expected. My phone calls were always returned promptly and if I had a question, advice was always on hand.””Valma”

  • ”All paper work was perfect and everything went smoothly. Above and beyond the call.””Max

  • ”Carter Capner Law was very professional and kept me up to date all the time. You dealt with my transaction fast and efficiently and I was very impressed with the service.””Anna”

  • ”Great job – THANKS””Collin”

  • ”Sincere thanks again for your services with Gorden and Clifford sale – always a pleasure dealing with you and we look forward to future contact.””Mal”

  • ”I wanted to pass on my appreciation of how well Carter Capner Law handled our settlement.””Pip”

  • ”I was recommended to Carter Capner Law from a business associate and was immediately surprised and pleasedat how open the staff were with my case prospects. In all dealings with Carter Capner Law and their appointed representatives, I felt I was being looked after in a very professional manner that left no doubt in my mind the organisation has the very best intention for all clients. They at all times made sure I was kept fully informed and if I was unsure of a particular issue they would advise the correct course of action.””Michael”

  • ”I truly appreciate all that you do for me Peter and need to tell you that your staff are exceptional workers and great to work with. A fantastic team indeed – the first law firm I have found to not only be professional but also personal and friendly at the same time… AND DO THINGS RIGHT!””Michael”

  • ”I want to say thanks for everything. I am really happy with your service.””Raj”

  • ”I cannot fault Carter Capner Law’s professionalism. There was a genuine interest in me as a person and not simply another client. My case culminated in a positive outcome and successful restuls. To all involved, thak you for your hard work.””Mark”

  • ”Thank you for all your work and keeping me infomed in a timely matter all through my case. I really appreciate the diligence in working on my behalf. It has been a pleasure and I would like to make a commendation to your law firm for a job well done.””Selma”

  • ”Carter Capner delivered exactly what they promised from day one. A first class experience and a terrific result. I have absolutely no hesitation in recommending them to other people. I was kept informed and up to date the whole way through the process, and ended up achieving a great result above my expectations. Many thanks again to you and your team””Cameron”

  • ”Laura did a fantastic job on our new property settlement. Her service and response time were excellent””David

  • ”Thank you very much for your very professional attention to this matter for us. We will certainly be seeking your services should we need legal services in the future.””B

  • ”Undertaking legal procedures can be a stressful event but Carter Capner Lawyers were there to assist me in anyway possible. I appreciate your time and effort and taking away the stress for me. Thanks.””Kelly

  • ”Carter Capner provided exceptional service, professionalism and took a personal interest. Great value for money.””Anthony”

  • ”Nothing ever seemed too much trouble and I had the utmost confidence that I was dealing with a top class law firm. Many thanks.””Lionel”

  • ”Your advice was practical, professional, friendly and easy to understand!””Chris”

  • ”Excellent! Your were extremely helpful in every way and I would like to thank you all for the smooth running of my transaction.””Shane”

  • ”I would have no hesitation in engaging Carter Capner for further representation.””Danny”

  • ”I would like to take this opportunity to thank Carter Capner for your assistance and efforts. I appreciated the courtesy, friendliness and simple explanations to my questions. You exceeded my expectations!””Martin”

  • ”I was very pleased with your handling of my transaction and with the extra personal touches. Thank you to all who made me feel welcome and involved throughout.””Christopher”

  • ”Working with the people at Carter Capner was a pleasure. I received professional advice and service and was always kept informed on progress. I was delighted with the time and effort and the outcome was excellent. Thank you Carter Capner for making a stressful time easier, I have no hesitation in recommending your services.””Sydney”

  • ”I thought my case was lacking sufficient evidence and that my case may not have been worth pursuing, but Carter Capner prevailed. Your excellent service and the professionalism ensured success. I was very grateful to have such an experienced team on board.””Angela”