Lauren graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2006, with First Class Honours in Law and a Bachelor of Commerce.
Before being called to the Bar, Lauren worked as a solicitor for 10 years.
Lauren initially worked in a busy general practice, where she gained experience in a wide range of areas including family law, criminal law, insurance disputes, estate planning, and building disputes. Lauren then moved to Dubai, where she worked as a legal associate, specializing in commercial litigation and arbitration.
In 2010, Lauren returned to Newcastle. Since this time she has predominately practiced in family law. Before being called to the Bar, Lauren regularly appeared as a solicitor before the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court in a range of parenting and property matters.
Lauren is also an accredited Mediator and a member of the Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators.
Lauren’s practice areas are as follows:-
- Family Law
- Care and Protection
- Criminal Law
- General civil litigation