Paula is rated by Doyle’s Guide as a Leading West Australian Family & Divorce Lawyer and a Recommended West Australian Family Lawyer with respect to High-Value & Complex Property Matters in Western Australia, 2020.
She has also been recognised by Doyle’s Guide as a recommended Leading Family and Divorce Lawyer in Australia, 2020.
Paula has degrees from the University of Canterbury (LL.B) and the New South Wales College of Laws (Master of Applies Law: Family Law)
Paula was admitted to practice in Western Australia in 1982 and has specialised in Family Law for more than 25 years.
Paula was a founding member of Kim Wilson & Co in 1998 along with Kim Wilson SC and Gail Sutherland.
She was accredited as a family law specialist (NSW) in 2012 and a visiting adjunct lecturer of the LL.M (Family Law) for the NSW College of Law.
Paula has presented papers at numerous family law conferences in Australia and at the University of Western Australia.
Paula is an elected member of the Law Society Council of Western Australia, a board member of Law Access, a member of the Professional Indemnity Insurance Management Committee and a member of the Accreditation Committee of the Law Society of Western Australia.
Paula has acted and continues to act in many of Perth’s most complex cases.