Jenny was admitted as a solicitor in 1982. Jenny is an Accredited Family Law Specialist, a Member of the Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators, and the Law Council of Australia, has undertaken Mediation training through the Dispute Resolution Centre at Bond University.
In 1997, Jenny was recruited to the Family Court of Australia as a Registrar with her main responsibility being the Lismore, Gold Coast and Coffs Harbour Registries of that Court. In December 1998, she was appointed as a Court Mediator. Jenny worked for the Court for 3 years.
Jenny has extensive experience in all aspects of Family Law, including appearance work at Court, general advice and in the domain of alternative dispute resolution. Jenny has an understanding of the complex issues in Family Law matters, she is innovative and practical, open and approachable, and has a commitment to her clients, be it as a part of the settlement process, or in the litigation process. Jenny approaches her conference work, negotiations, and her Court work, with the utmost commitment and integrity.
Whilst Jenny's focus is on family dispute resolution, she is accepting work in other areas of law.