Frances Di Giovanni was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Tasmania in 1991. She has been a partner of the firm since January 1998 and is an Accredited Family Law Specialist (LIV).
Frances practises exclusively in the Family Law area. She appears regularly in the Family Court of Australia and in the Federal Circuit Court often in complex financial and children’s matters. She is appointed to act as an Independent Children’s Lawyer in family law proceedings.
Frances was recognised by the Doyles Guide in 2014 as the “market leader” in family law in Tasmania. She holds National Accreditation as a mediator and arbitrator.
Frances has lectured in the Family Law unit for the University of Tasmania Legal Practice Course since 2009. She is a member of the Law Society of Tasmania being a Council member from 1999 to 2003. From 2004 to 2007, Frances regularly advised the Law Society on disciplinary matters as an Investigations Officer and in October 2007, she was appointed by the Judges of the Supreme Court of Tasmania as a member of the Disciplinary Tribunal. She is a current member of the Family Law Committee of the Society.