Josie is an Accredited Family Law Specialist and has worked exclusively in family law since 2001.
In 2016 and 2017 Doyle's Guide recognised Josie as a Family Law Rising Star within the Australian legal market.
Josie represents clients across the full spectrum of family law matters. Her particular expertise lies in medium to high net worth financial cases, complex parenting matters and drafting and advising in connection with financial agreements, including pre nuptial agreements. She has successfully acted in a large number of cases involving third party interests in relationship assets.
Josie combines her technical and strategic expertise with a naturally empathetic approach. Although she is an experienced and determined litigator Josie is committed to helping her clients resolve their disputes constructively and wherever possible without having to experience the expense, delay and uncertainty of the court system. She is collaboratively trained and able to offer this alternative dispute resolution service to her clients.
Josie has considerable experience with offshore assets and complicated overseas trust and corporate structures and spent more than 2 years practising as a family lawyer in a respected London law firm between 2005 and 2007.
Josie was among the first practitioners to complete a Masters of Applied Law (Family Law) in 2009 and is a Graduate Fellow of The College of Law.
Josie is a member of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia, Collaborative Professionals (NSW), the International Academy of Collaborative Lawyers, Central Sydney Collaborative Forum and the Law Society of New South Wales.