About Us

our story and our people

Ross McCallum

Ross McCallum is the personal licensee and director.  He is also a lawyer.  Ross set up Property Settlement Services Pty Ltd in the early 1990’s and continues to operate the agency.  Ross has vast experience in all forms of settlements.  Ross has extensive experience in a broad range of areas in commercial and property law.  For two decades he has been a member of the Committee that has drafted the General Conditions for the Sale of Land.  Ross has also been involved in drafting many standard form documents used in the commercial and property industry including the standard Offer and Acceptance and the “subject to finance clause”.

Ross has been a part time lecturer in law, has written a text on Property Law and published many seminar papers on a range of topics dealing mostly with Commercial and Property Law.

Ross has been a past Chairman of the Western Australian Law Superannuation Fund, a President and life member of a popular sporting club and actively participates in a number of other sporting clubs.

Terry van Groningen

Terry van Groningen is a qualified conveyancer, having worked for many years in positions involving real estate transactions.  Between 1978 and 1994 he worked for the R & I Bank of WA and since 1994 has worked solely in settlement agency businesses.  He has worked for PSS as a senior conveyancer for more than 18 years and holds a Certificate of Settlement Agency Procedures, and a Diploma in Conveyancing.  During the summer months you will find him out on the bowling green playing for Pickering Brook Sports Club in their pennants team or out camping in the many locations throughout Western Australia.

Brett van Groningen

Brett van Groningen has been part of the Property Settlement Services team since June 2013. He has become an integral part of the conveyancing team.  He completed his Diploma of Conveyancing in 2015. He is involved in all aspects of the settlement process and is planning on obtaining his license in due course. When not in the office he can be found out on the football field or out enjoying the sunshine in Summer!