Tina is an Accredited Family Law Specialist and practices exclusively in Family Law. She has extensive experience in all facets of Family Law including divorce, parenting, property, spousal maintenance and child support matters. Tina regularly attends the Family Court and Federal Circuit Court at both the Sydney and Parramatta registries.
Tina holds a Master of Laws and Bachelor of Arts-Psychology. She commenced her family law experience in 2010 while working for the Federal Magistrates Court (now known as the Federal Circuit Court of Australia). In addition to her technical legal knowledge, this background has provided her with invaluable insight and a greater appreciation for the needs of her family law clients.
Tina is a Nationally Accredited Mediator and an advocate for the benefits that mediation has to offer the vast majority of those involved in a family law dispute. Tina offers mediation services through Matthews Folbigg Lawyers for clients that are interested in exploring this avenue.
Tina was a contributor to the book ‘Inside Family Law – Conversations from the Coalface’ by Zoe Durand which is a compilation of interviews with those who have had first-hand experience in the family law system. These interviews include the perspectives of Judges, Lawyers, Barristers, Expert Psychiatrists and Therapists and others who offer insight and practical tips for anyone wanting to navigate the family law process.