Clare holds a Bachelor of laws and Bachelor of Business (Management) from the University of Western Sydney. Clare also completed her Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (With Distinction) with University of Western Sydney.
Clare is admitted as a Solicitor to the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia.
Following admission to practice Clare worked in the areas of Family, Criminal and Civil law for a large regional law firm, and the Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre, before opening her own niche law firm, concentrating on family law matters, with a special focus on domestic violence matters and matters involving special needs children. Clare has represented both victims and alleged perpetrators of violence, mothers, fathers and other care givers of children.
Whilst practising on the South Coast, Clare supported the local legal profession as a Young Lawyers Representative, and as President of the Shoalhaven and Districts Regional Law Society.
In recent years Clare relocated to Sydney and has worked for the Department of Justice providing legal advice to disadvantaged members of the community.
Clare has a passion for family and criminal law and believes that every person is entitled to the best representation possible regardless of their circumstances, or the situation they find themselves in.
Clare is a based in our Parramatta office but will see clients in our Sydney, Penrith and Campbelltown offices.
When not advocating for her clients, Clare enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, experiencing the world’s cultures through food and art, and riding her motorcycle.
Bachelor of Laws University of Western Sydney 2009
Bachelor of Business (Management ) University of Sydney 2008
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (With Distinction) University of Western Sydney 2010
Law Society of New South Wales
Greater Sydney Family Law Pathways Network
Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
Greater West Family Law Practitioners Association