About Us

Small Firm – Big Results

Providing Legal Services for over 40 Years

Having incorporated the practices of local solicitors Bryan McCarthy and Ross Williams, GP Legal continues 45 years of practical legal advice in Dee Why under its principal Bruno Gelonesi.

Our well-rounded practice deals with Family Law, Civil Litigation, Wills and Estates and Conveyancing.

We also offer Notary Services for those needing certification of documents for international use. 

Our team also comes with experience and interests outside the law, which provides them with an understanding of how the world works in the fields of retail, education, psychology, real estate and marketing communications when assessing client situations and providing advice.   

GP Legal expanded in 2020 with their opening of a second office in Penrith.

Meet The Team

Bruno Gelonesi 

Bruno Gelonesi is a versatile legal practitioner with a varied and highly-developed skillset, having enjoyed extremely successful careers in teaching, professional counselling, retailing and the law.

Bruno finds a diverse range of skills and experiences to be a significant asset when conducting the multifaceted task of legal service, and his extensive experience in the behavioural and social sciences coupled with hands on retailing and commercial experience has equipped him to better understand a client’s legal needs and to craft custom fit legal services for them.

Bruno is a Notary Public


Teachers Certificate, University of Wollongong
Bachelor of Arts with double major Education and Psychology Macquarie university
Master of Arts Macquarie University
Graduate Diploma in School Counselling University of Western Sydney
Master of Law and Legal Practice major in Commercial Law University of Technology Sydney
Notary Public

Moira Lang – Senior Legal Secretary

Moira has 40 years’ experience after working in the capacity of Personal Assistant and Legal Secretary.

After roles in both South Africa and the UK, she came to Australia and joined GP Legal in 2015.

Moira is responsible for client and court liaison as well as management of files, archiving and the firm diary and correspondence for the Principal.

Francesca GP Legal conveyancer

Francesca Agostino – Conveyancer

Francesca Agostino is our Licensed Conveyancer who received her qualifications from Macquarie University. She is currently obtaining her Law degree from the University of New England.

Francesca absolutely enjoys her job and is very passionate about her work. She is happy to provide after hours appointments to clients. Francesca is very experienced in all areas in dealing with Conveyancing including all types of Leases & all types of Transfers.

Contracts for sale and purchase of land;
Commercial Leases;
Retail Leases;
Residential Leases;
Transfers of property from a deceased estate.

Francesca’s approach to her job is that she is very meticulous in her attention to detail to ensure your transaction runs smoothly, with no surprises, from beginning to end.


Conveyancing Law and Practice – Macquarie University 2020
Justice of the Peace 2020

Sandy Macpherson – Practice Manager

Sandy has over 25 years’ experience in the legal industry in financial and operational management roles both here and in London.

Having joined GP Legal in 2007, Sandy assists with the day-to-day operations of the firm and acts in secretarial, paralegal and support roles. She is also responsible for the firm’s finances, payroll and the law practice trust account.

Sandy was also in the real estate industry for 14 years in a variety of roles including residential sales support, marketing, accounting and property management.

Sandy has enjoyed being based on the beautiful northern beaches for most of her life. Sandy’s many years of experience in various roles make her a highly valued member of our firm.

How We Can Help


Do you need to plan your estate?

We can prepare your will and ……. 


Do you need to settle with your ex partner?

Our Family Law team….


Do you need to respond to a Statement Of Claim?

The litigation team can….


Are you selling a property?

We can help you and …….


Do you need help with a Property Contract of Sale?

Our conveyancers will use plain langauge to ……..


Do you need to respond to a Statement Of Claim?

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