LLM (Juris Doctor)

Tessa graduated from Monash University with a Master of Laws (Juris Doctor) in 2016. She also holds a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from The College Of Law.

During her studies, Tessa was awarded the County Court Prize for Principals of Criminal Law and Procedure. More recently, she was also named Top Student for her studies in International Refugee Law and Human Rights.

Over the past four years, Tessa has played an active role in the field of Refugee and Asylum Seeker Law. She has worked within the Human Rights Law Program at the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre since 2014.

Tessa completed her Legal Workplace Training at Norton Legal, where she worked primarily in the field of Property Law. She commenced as a Lawyer with Stary Norton Halphen in September 2017.

To make an appointment with Tessa, call our Melbourne office on 8622 8200

We are located Melbourne wide

Our Offices

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.

For urgent after hours advice call
Melbourne

Level 12, 460 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne
VIC 3000
(03) 8622 8200

Sunshine

3/24 Devonshire Road
Sunshine
VIC 3020
(03) 9311 0010

Werribee

Ballan House
Suite 7, 5 Duncans Road
Werribee
VIC 3030
(03) 8754 0333

Geelong

Level 1, 84 Moorabool Street
Geelong
VIC 3220
(03) 5223 9800

Ringwood

Suite 4/45-51 Ringwood Street
Ringwood
VIC 3134
(03) 9259 5600

Melton

100 McKenzie Street
Melton
VIC 3337
(03) 8754 0333