Part of the Civic Legal team since 2010, Geraldine has also practised as a lawyer in the jurisdictions of England and Wales, and also Northern Ireland. During that period Geraldine gained valuable experience both in private practice and as an in-house government lawyer, working predominantly in road traffic insurance litigation, as well as public and employers' liability.
Geraldine has extensive experience in commercial, local government and private client matters. Her commercial experience includes drafting and reviewing commercial legal documentation such as contracts, leases and franchise agreements. On the private client side she has extensive experience in assisting individuals with a range of issues including property matters, wills and the administration of deceased estates.
"Working with local governments to support their ever-changing needs and achieve beneficial outcomes for them and their communities can be incredibly rewarding."
Geraldine’s practice with Civic Legal is predominantly in local government law and local government matters and her breadth of experience enables her to assist local government bodies with a broad range of issues. Geraldine’s experience includes:
During her time with Civic Legal, Geraldine has become a trusted advisor to her local government, commercial and private clients and has built strong and lasting relationships with her clients through the provision of clear and practical advice and assistance.
Bachelor of Arts/Laws (BA/LLB) (Law and Government)
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice
Supreme Court of England and Wales (2007)
Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland (2008)
Supreme Court of Western Australia (2014)