Jacinta is an experienced business lawyer having practised in corporate (including M&A, governance, risk and compliance), commercial, litigation, regulatory and property (real and intellectual) law. She is also a governance professional, with over ten years of experience delivering company secretarial support services.
Jacinta is the founder of Abledale Law. After time in private practice and more than a decade in-house for major corporations, Jacinta is enjoying bringing her skills and expertise to local entrepreneurial businesses.
Jacinta has a deep understanding of, and a passion for, production (especially of food and water). She loves solving challenges, improving processes and seeing things through to the end. She is a lifelong learner, with a Graduate Diploma of Applied Corporate Governance and a Master of Laws.
Jacinta holds many professional accreditations and memberships including Legal Practitioner of the Queensland Supreme Court (2005) and the High Court of Australia (2006), member of the Queensland Law Society, member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Chartered Secretary / Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia and the Chartered Governance Institute and Approved Advisor (Advisory Board Centre).