Rhiannon has practiced exclusively in family and relationship law since her admission in May 2013. She commenced her legal career in the towns of Bendigo and Echuca, in regional Victoria. She was exposed to a wide range of financial and parenting cases, particularly parenting cases involving children relocating to larger cities like Melbourne and Sydney or other rural areas.
Rhiannon has since returned to Melbourne, where she developed a particular interest in international family law. She has since acted on behalf of client's seeking to relocate internationally to countries including Sweden, France, the United States of America, the United Arab Emirates and the Philippines. She has also acted on behalf of clients' with international property interests.
Rhiannon has volunteered her time to community legal centres, including the Moonee Valley Legal Service, Hume Riverina Community Legal Service and the Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre (Outreach Service in Echuca).
As a lawyer, Rhiannon takes a pragmatic approach to family law and prides herself on giving her client's accurate and practical advice.
Rhiannon's areas of expertise include:
- international family law (including interstate and international relocations);
- complex parenting matters (including child abuse matters);
- spousal maintenance;
- property matters;
- financial agreements (including 'pre-nuptial agreements'); and
- binding child support agreements.