Archer Bushby

Our Team

Our firm offers a wide range of skills with a team of lawyers, conveyancing and probate clerks focussed on your needs and the protection of your interests.

Frank Moore

Frank has practised in Launceston since 1983 and became a partner at Archer Bushby in 1989. He has many years of experience helping people with personal injury claims including workers compensation, motor accidents, medical negligence and other injury claims, as well as a wide range of commercial and contractual litigation including building disputes, debt recovery, professional negligence, property damage and insurance claims, estate, probate and testators family maintenance litigation.

Kate Alcorso


image Kate Alcorso is a Senior Associate of the firm, practising in our conveyancing and commercial department. She has degrees from the University of Tasmania in Law and Commerce with a major in Accounting and has quickly developed a substantial and busy practice since returning to Launceston in 2004. Kate has a special interest in trusts, estates, wills, sales and purchases of businesses, specialised contracts and conveyancing.

She looks forward to assisting you with your needs.

Sam Claessens

A graduate of the University of Tasmania with a combined degree of Arts and Law, Sam has returned home to settle in Launceston. He has a busy practice in Commercial Law including commercial and residential conveyancing, leases, wills, powers of attorney, probate and estate administration. He is the firm's representative at our Scottsdale office.

Emma Nichols

Emma graduated from University of Tasmania in December 2013 with a combined degree in Business and Law. She completed a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice and was admitted as a practitioner of the Supreme Court of Tasmania in August 2014.

Emma joined Archer Bushby in September 2014 and practices in commercial law, including conveyancing, wills, powers of attorney and estate administration.


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