About Us

Ellison-Whyte Law is focused on putting the client at the centre of every transaction. We achieve this by offering fixed fee services to give you certainty around cost, we provide you with a comprehensive overview of your matter with timeframes to give you certainty around process and the stages of your matter. Further, we offer online appointments along with electronic onboarding forms to give you the freedom and flexibility to start your matter anytime and anywhere that works for you.


We are committed to helping our stakeholders cultivate freedom in their lives through developing great boundaries and solid scaffolding in their personal, professional and legal affairs.


We are committed to consistently delivering quality service and products over time through a tireless passion to improving and setting goals, reviewing customer feedback, improving systems and delivery.


We are committed to putting our clients at the heart of our service through thinking outside the box, delivering creative, efficient and cost-effective solutions that meet client needs and deliver real results.


We are committed to providing value and quality in everything that we do. We are devoted to ongoing improvement, development and education to maintain our highest standards possible.


We are committed to loving life and ensuring our stakeholders have the building blocks to love their lives fully through creating a fun enjoyable workplace, providing excellent advice and guidance, and building great relationships with our customers, within our team and with ourselves.

Our Team

Sue Ellison-Whyte 

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Sue’s family have been based Mornington Peninsula for the past 20 years and since 2012 she has been fortunate enough to work in local legal practices. She is dedicated, loyal, and committed to a high standard of service and customer satisfaction.

Her interest in providing the best quality service in a shifting marketplace has led her to increasingly focus on innovative systems of delivery for services that meet client needs.

Outside of work, Sue is an avid sportswoman. She plays for the Red Hill Women’s AFL team, she is an active member of Point Leo Surf Life Saving Club, and volunteers with the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard.


  • Graduate Certificate in Emerging Technologies and Law, Legal Technology & Innovation
  • Graduate Diploma of Practical Legal Training
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Arts (International Studies) First Class Honours

Professional Association

  • Lawyer of the Supreme Court of Victoria & High Court of Australia
  • Volunteer solicitor with Peninsula Community Legal Centre (PCLC)
  • Volunteer Senior Legal Officer with Solomon Islands Law Reform Commission (Australian Volunteers International)
  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria (LIV)
  • Member of the Mornington Peninsula Legal Association (MPLA)
  • Member of Centre of Legal Innovation, Legalpreneurs Lab

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Samantha Quilligan
Executive Assistant

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Samantha is a long time local having lived on the Mornington Peninsula for most of her life. She has extensive experience in executive administration and harbours a passion for helping people and delivering excellent service.

She is currently working on mastering her skills in Krav Maga, a military self-defence and fighting system developed for the Israeli defence and security forces.


What our clients have to say…

julia Hill
julia Hill
08:16 12 Apr 22
Sue is a true professional and is very knowledgeable. She is very communicative and easy to talk to.I would definitely recommend Sue for anyone who needs help with legal issues.
Jack McMahon
Jack McMahon
08:13 26 Nov 21
Sue is a wealth of knowledge and has helped me so much with my legal concerns. She is very friendly and goes the extra mile to help answer all my questions. Highly recommended!!
Jarrod Phillips
Jarrod Phillips
05:55 12 Oct 21
Kirsten Asche
Kirsten Asche
06:30 28 Aug 21
Great Service
Jane Cavendish
Jane Cavendish
00:38 11 Aug 21
Excellent solicitor. Highly recommend!! For all your family and personal needs.
Emma Mugaj
Emma Mugaj
06:03 10 Aug 21
I had an absolutely incredible experience working with Elllison-Whyte Law.I needed help starting up my ecommerce business and Ellison-Whyte Law took care of all the legal paperwork. Thank you for such a great experience!
Mariko Whyte
Mariko Whyte
22:13 08 Feb 21
We highly recommend Elison Whyte Law we had Conveyancing on our investment property and our wills done they where professional and guided us through the whole process.
kez robins
kez robins
03:39 05 Feb 21
Gabe Lyons
Gabe Lyons
03:11 05 Feb 21
Jonathan Boyd-Bell
Jonathan Boyd-Bell
00:29 05 Feb 21
Great lawyer, very professional. Sue is able to help me with a range of matters. I am continuing to use Sue for a range of my corporate legal matters.
Shashi Hodge
Shashi Hodge
23:17 04 Feb 21
Daniel Challis
Daniel Challis
23:16 04 Feb 21

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