ADMISSIONS

  • Admitted to Practice - 30 June 1994

  • Signed Bar Roll - 20 November 1995

  • Appointed Senior Counsel - 23 September 2015


CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

External Appointments

  • Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand - Professional Conduct Committee (Lay Member)

  • Australian Institute of Company Directors - Law Committee (Member)

  • University of NSW - Centre for Law, Markets & Regulation (Adjunct Associate Professor)

  • Committee for Sydney - Professional & Business Services Taskforce (Member)

Legal Profession Associations

  • International Bar Association - Regulation Committee (Officer)

  • Australian Bar Association - Futures Committee (Chair); International Committee (Deputy Chair)

Mediation Panels

  • NSW Bar Association BarADR – Accredited Mediator NMAS

  • Supreme Court of New South Wales – Mediators Panel

  • District Court of New South Wales – Mediators Panel

  • Australian Franchising Code of Conduct – Mediators Panel

  • Asian International Arbitration Centre – Mediators Panel

Arbitration Panels

  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Fellow

  • NSW Bar Association BarADR – Accredited Arbitrator

  • Australian Energy Regulator – Arbitral Pool

  • National Broadband Network – Arbitral Pool

  • Essential Services Commission of South Australia – Arbitral Panel

  • Economic Regulatory Authority of Western Australia – Arbitral Panel

  • Gateway Network Governance Body – Disputes Resolution Panel

  • Asian International Arbitration Centre - Arbitrators Panel

PREVIOUS ROLES AND APPOINTMENTS

External Appointments

  • G20 Business Dialogue - Australian Delegate, G20 Germany (2017) - Trade & Investment Taskforce; Responsible Business Conduct & Anti-Corruption Cross-Thematic Group, G20 Argentina (2018) - Integrity & Compliance Taskforce

Legal Profession Associations

  • Law Council of Australia - Future of the Legal Profession Committee (2015-2017)

  • NSW Bar Association - Professional Conduct Committee, Costs & Fees Committee, Equal Opportunity Committee, Health & Wellbeing Committee, Productivity Commission Inquiry into Access to Justice Working Party (various periods, between 1999-2016)

  • Australian Women Lawyers - President (2002-2003), Director (1999-2003)

  • Women Lawyers Association of NSW - President (1999-2001)

Not-for-Profit Directorships

  • Club Plus Superannuation Scheme (including Audit & Risk, Investment, Insurance & Claims Committees) (2015-2017)

  • Menzies Foundation (2004)

  • National Foundation for Australian Women (2004)

Academic Appointments

  • Australian Graduate School of Management - Executive MBA Adjunct Lecturer (2000-2002)

  • University of New South Wales Faculty of Law - Adjunct Lecturer in Contracts (2000-2002)

  • University of Technology Sydney - Lecturer in Statutory Interpretation (1995)

  • University of Sydney - Tutor in Evidence (1993-1994), Tutor in Constitutional Law (1995)

Legal Profession Employment

  • Mallesons Stephen Jaques - Lawyer (1993-1994)

  • Research Director to the Chief Justice of New South Wales, the Hon. Murray Gleeson AC (1993)

  • Research Assistant to Professor James Crawford, Dean of Law, University of Sydney (1992)

  • Freehill, Hollingdale & Page - Paralegal (1989-1991)

University Leadership

  • University of Sydney Union - President & Director (1989-1991)

  • Wentworth Annexe Limited - Director (1990-1991)

  • University of Sydney Union Superannuation Fund - Trustee Director (1990-1991)