Chantel has worked in specialist family law firms since 2018. Following the completion of her undergraduate degree in Sociology at Sydney University, Chantel embarked on her Juris Doctor at Macquarie University to practice in family law. Since her admission, she has practised exclusively in family law and regularly appears in the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia.
Chantel has developed an expertise across various parenting and property matters, including divorce, spousal maintenance, property settlement involving intricate financial structures and complex parenting matters, including high risk cases and international relocation.
Chantel prides herself on being understanding, compassionate and empathetic towards her client’s needs, helping them to achieve the best possible outcome without resorting to litigation where possible. Chantel’s background working with children before embarking on her legal career gives her a unique perspective, assisting client’s during this difficult time with empathy in a cost-effective and timely manner.