Paula has degrees from the University of Canterbury (LLB) and the New South Wales College of Law (LLM). She was admitted to practice in Western Australia in 1982 And has specialised in family law for more than 25 years. She was a founding member of Kim Wilson & Co in 1998.
Paula was accredited as a Family Law Specialist (NSW) in 2012 and became an adjunct lecturer for the NSW College of Law (LLM) for the next five years. She has presented papers at numerous family law conferences in Australia, in Bali and has made presentations at the University of Western Australia Law School and Murdoch University Law School.
She is an elected member of the Law Society Council of Western Australia, a board member of Law Access WA, and a committee member of the Professional Indemnity Insurance Management Committee, and the Accreditation Committee, both of which are committees of the Law Society of Western Australia.
Paula has acted an continues to act in many of Western Australia’s most complex cases.
Paula is recognised by Doyle’s Guide as a Leading West Australian Family & Divorce Lawyer and a Recommended West Australian Family Lawyer (High-Value & Complex Property Matters) – Western Australia, 2021.
She has also been recognised by Doyle’s Guide as a Recommended Family & Divorce Lawyer in Australia in 2021. She was also recognised by Doyle’s Guide for the same category in 2020.