Jorja has undergraduate degrees in Law and Arts (majoring in history) and graduated from Murdoch University in 2008.
She commenced articles of clerkship at Carr & Co in February 2008 and was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in April 2009.
Jorja has appeared as instructing solicitor and junior counsel with many Perth barristers in a number of complicated children’s and financial cases both in the Family Court of Western Australia and in the Full Court of the Family Court Australia.
She was admitted to practice in the High Court in July 2011.
In 2012 appeared as junior counsel to to Hon. Peter Dowding SC in a successful appeal to the High Court of Australia involving property settlement and issues of constitutional interpretation.
She was nominated for the Family Law Practitioners’ Association Young Lawyer of the Year award in 2014.
She successfully completed a Master of Applied Law (Family Law) and obtained an LL.M (Master of Laws) through the College of Law Australia in 2014.