Elected to the Bar: 2020
Liability limited by a Scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation
Cassandra is an experienced senior legal practitioner having practised in top-tier international and national firms. She practises in a range of areas drawing from her wide experience in practice areas and jurisdicitons. Cassandra specialises and accepts briefs in Family Law, Contested Estates/Probate, Restraining Orders, and Crime. Cassandra’s expertise is in Court appearance work, trials, mediations and negotiations, with advocacy being one of her passions in the law. Cassandra has appeared in various Courts and Tribunals and readily accepts work from across WA and Australia.
Not only is Cassandra well regarded with her advocacy skills, she is known for giving commercially-minded and cost-effective advice and recognised for her ability to identify the varying legal needs and financial considerations that must be taken into consideration depending on the needs of the client and their own unique circumstances.
Cassandra has lived and worked in various countries including Singapore and London. She uses the knowledge gained from these experiences, cultures and interactions with people from different backgrounds to connect with those for and with whom she is working.
Cassandra has been commended for her pro bono and human rights law work about which she is passionate. She also enjoys participating in charitable causes and considers one of her proudest moments as climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in an all-female group to raise money for a female child mentorship and educational programme in Uganda.
Date of admission: 2012
Qualifications: LLB, BA, GDLP
Areas of practice
- Common Law and Personal Injury
- Family and Guardianship
- Inquests and Inquiries