Timely & Cost Effective Legal Advice

Countrywide Legal & Business Services is a dynamic and progressive Tamworth based legal firm who prides itself on excellence in client service by offering sound advice, practical, effective strategies and the best possible outcomes.


Whatever size or stage your business is at, we have the knowledge and expertise to capitalise on opportunities and execute your strategy.


We have the knowledge and expertise to guide you through any legal matter, whether it is buying a house or planning your future.


Your strata management service provider in New South Wales.

Premium legal services at cost effective rates

We focus on professionalism and success.

We understand that normal business hours don’t always work for everyone so we can offer flexible appointment times to best suit your needs including out of office appointments if you are unable to leave your home or your business premises.


It is common knowledge that there are two certainties in life.  We can help you plan for the future to ensure your accumulated wealth isn’t unnecessarily diminished by taxes.


Whether you are just starting out in business, are looking to expand, restructure or even exit your enterprise, we can help.


Family disputes are often confusing, emotional and taxing on the people you love.  Let us help steer you to a better future.


Investment in real estate is a significant matter for most people and obtaining the right advice is crucial to protecting your interests.  Whether big or small, we can help you.

Our Team

Countrywide Legal & Business Services has always been firmly committed to the education and continual improvement of our advisors and support staff.
This philosophy has caused the organisation to provide services beyond those offered by traditional law firms.

Natalie Scanlon


Natalie founded Countrywide Legal & Business Services out of a passion for delivering high quality and affordable legal advice.

With years of experience gained in Property Law, Business and Commercial Law and Estate Law, Natalie has the knowledge and experience to provide practical advice commensurate with client needs.

Natalie is also a registered Tax Agent, Strata Manager and Member of the Institute of Public Accountants.

Melissa Spencer


Melissa is a Solicitor with over ten years experience in all areas of Property, Wills and Estates and Succession Law.  Melissa helps ensure her clients have the best advice in their property matters and has exceptional rapport with her clients.

Georgie Hansen 


Georgie has been with Countrywide Legal since 2014 starting as our Receptionist and is now qualified as a Licensed Conveyancer.

Sophie Newham


Sophie graduated from the University of Sydney with a Juris Doctor in 2012 and has worked in Sydney, Tamworth and the Central Coast since that time.
Sophie worked as an Occupational Therapist for over ten years prior to making a career change to become a solicitor.
Sophie works across a range of practice areas including family law, property, and estate planning.  Her clients are based on the Central Coast, Tamworth, Northwest New South Wales and surrounding areas.
As Sophie is based remotely from the office, she welcomes clients based across New South Wales, particularly family law clients. Face to face appointments are also available.
Sophie enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and step-daughter, as well as keeping active and travelling.

Shaun Thompson


Shaun has provided managerial and taxation advice to professional practices and businesses across regional Australia over the past twenty years.

With a background in mining and  agriculture, Shaun has worked on clients of all sizes across a broad spectrum of industry, including businesses that have specific compliance needs.

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Friendly Legal Advice

Countrywide Legal & Business Services is a small team of dedicated professionals who aim to provide a timely, personalised service to clients in an approachable environment.

Clients will be treated with respect and understanding and we strive to bring you the best possible outcome.

With a track record of success behind us, we pride ourselves on our ability to provide clear and understandable solutions to your problems.
Contact us today to arrange a consultation with one of our experienced and dedicated professionals.

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