Senior Associate, BA (IS), LLB, GDLP
Sarah graduated from Deakin University with a Bachelor of International Studies (Community Development) in 2011 and a Bachelor of Laws in 2015. She also holds a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from Australian National University, Canberra, and is also presently undertaking a Masters of Legal Practice.
During her studies, Sarah was awarded the Deakin University Faculty of Business & Law award for Individual Contribution to Community Engagement.
Prior to joining the team, Sarah worked extensively in the field of social welfare in St Kilda; predominantly in the areas of homelessness, mental health, housing and women’s services. In 2010, Sarah interned for a post-genocide community development project in Rwanda, East Africa.
Sarah completed her legal training at St Kilda Community Legal Service and then with Stary Norton Halphen, and commenced as a lawyer with the firm in 2016.
Advice from a competent and experienced criminal lawyer before you are interviewed can and often does have a meaningful impact on the outcome of your case and in some instances, is the difference between whether or not your matter proceeds to court or not.