Elizabeth has been a central member of the Civic Legal team since it began. She started as a Legal Secretary and is now the Practice Manager, ensuring the smooth operations of the firm across all its practice groups. Elizabeth is also member of Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA).
Elizabeth provides hands-on assistance in relation to all aspects of legal work. She is the initial point of contact for clients and other stakeholders. She also drafts correspondence, compiles court documentation and operates electronic databases.
"I like the satisfaction of seeing something accomplished - organising things, coordinating and helping people, and making sure everything runs smoothly."
Elizabeth began her career at a major mining company, working as a secretary for an Exploration Manager from 1983 to 2001. She moved into the legal sector, developing her knowledge of the industry over the past 15 years. Her experience in both large and small organisations has given her a well-rounded understanding of a company’s day-to-day operations.