BGL Legal
A New Style Law Firm

Address: 3 Joseph Street (or PO Box 929), Rozelle NSW 2039

Telephone: 0414 996 863


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A New Style Law Firm

BGL Legal (Balmain Glebe Leichhardt) is a new style law firm that combines reliable service focused on your personal needs with affordable cost.

Using fixed fee and event based billing, BGL Legal can offer more competitive rates than firms which haven't kept up with the changing world of legal services. All cost estimates are disclosed in advance.

Online tools like email, data storage, e-filing and internet research, e-conveyancing and e-signing are opening up opportunities for lawyers to run leaner practises while delivering better service than ever, without the intimidating cost burden for clients. Service only qualified solicitors can deliver.

BGL Legal focuses on the best approach to your real estate transactions and leases and to your important relationships concerning family, elder and inheritance law, drawing on extensive experience, up-to-date resources and knowledge of local conditions.

Offering legal services in:

residential, retail and commercial leases
family law
contested will applications
powers of attorney and guardianship
neighbour disputes
sale and purchase of business, business documents

All initial appointments are free of charge, with no obligation.

Please email for more information about our costs rates or about any other aspect of your legal needs, or ring 0414 996 863 at any time.




Principal Solicitor

John Muscat BA (Hons), LLB (Syd), DLP (NSW College of Law), GradDipMgmt (AGSM)

John graduated in Arts (Honours) and Law from the University of Sydney in 1987, when he was also admitted to practise as a solicitor in New South Wales. In March 1999 he was admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of Australia. Since 1987, John has practised in a large commercial law firm and for an extensive period as an in-house solicitor at one of Australia's largest insurance companies, before establishing BGL Legal.

John has a longstanding association with the inner west and has acted for clients in conveyancing, leasing, family law, wills and probate, guardianship and powers of attorney, including in the Guardanship Tribunal of NSW, neighbour and council disputes, personal injury, victims compensation, debt recovery and business documents.

He is a member of the Law Society of NSW, the City of Sydney Law Society, the Balmain-Rozelle Chamber of Commerce, and the St Joseph's Rozelle Finance Committee.






“Thank you very much for all your help, from my side it had been incredibly seamless!”

- Yasinta W, conveyancing

“Many thanks for your services and making the process very smooth for us.”

- John & Rachel G, conveyancing

“I greatly appreciate all of your professional assistance in handling my mum's finances and property settlements.”

- Sue M, probate and estate administration

“Thanks for your advice, a simpler and much more equitable solution.”

- Bruce H, family law property settlement & divorce

Many thanks for all your assistance.

- Carol W, conveyancing

“The attention, deliberation and consideration you gave to my document is appreciated.”

- Dorathy H, will

“Thank you for your service. You have done a wonderful job.”

- Ramdeen D, neighbour dispute

“Thanks for your patience and professionalism in assisting us with this property purchase.”

- Sandra C, conveyancing

“Thank you for your excellent legal services.”

- Anita S, conveyancing

“Mum and I would just like to thankyou very much for your services provided.”

- Marko S, will, power of attorney, guardianship

“Thanks so much for your professional assistance and attitude. I would be happy to recommend you to anyone who is also in need of your services. I am glad I found you.”

- Julie G, family law property settlement & divorce

“Many thanks for looking after this for us. It was very easy working with you.”

- Christine G, Binding Financial Agreement

“Many thanks for sorting out David's title issues.”

- Simone B, land title problem

“Thank you very much for the good service. Will recommend you to anyone wanting legal and conveyancing advice.”

- Ross M, conveyancing




Office Location

For directions to 3 Joseph Street, Rozelle, click here

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