Robyn is an experienced lawyer, working exclusively as a Family Lawyer for over 24 years.
Robyn graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1991 and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 1992 and the High Court of Australia in 1993.
Robyn has been practising Family Law since 1992. She became an Accredited Family Law Specialist in 1999 and a Nationally Accredited Mediator with AIFLAM in 2012. Robyn is rated by Doyle’s Guide as one of the Recommended Leading Family & Divorce Law Mediators – Western Australia, 2016.
She has experience in all areas of Family Law, including appearing as an Advocate in the Family Court and instructing Counsel in Trials in the Family Court. Robyn represents clients from Perth, rural Western Australia and Australian citizens living overseas.
Robyn’s interests in Family Law are wide ranging and, in particular, include matters involving Businesses, Trusts, Companies and large Property Settlements. In the event parties are able to reach agreement regarding their matters, Robyn is highly experienced in formalizing such agreements by way of Financial Agreements or Consent Orders. In February 2016, Robyn presented a seminar to the Family Law Practitioner’s Association in relation to Financial Agreements.
Robyn also presented at a Legalwise Seminar on 16 June 2016 at the Duxton Hotel, Perth. She spoke about Financial Agreements focusing on recent cases, key differences between Financial Agreements for married and de facto couples and drafting tips.
Robyn is a Member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia, the Family Law Practitioner’s Association of Western Australia and the Law Society of Western Australia.
Robyn combines her extensive Family Law knowledge with a practical and pragmatic approach to ensure she can obtain the best possible outcome for her client, tailored for each client’s specific circumstances.
Outside her work, Robyn enjoys travel, reading and catching up with family and friends.