Jill was admitted to practice in 1985 and commenced working for a law firm in Melbourne after completing degrees in law and commerce at the University of Melbourne.
Jill joined Norman Waterhouse in 1997 and has been instrumental in the growth and success of the family law practice.
Jill is a well respected and senior family lawyer. She has a reputation for resolving complex property and parenting disputes in a pragmatic and cost effective manner.
Jill provides her clients with measured and strategic advice with a view to achieving a successful outcome on their behalf.
- Complex matrimonial property settlements
- De facto property settlements
- Spousal maintenance
- Parenting matters
- International (Hague Convention) and national child relocation matters
- Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
- Chair of Papers Committee, 19th National Family Law Conference Adelaide 2020
- Former Associate Editor of Australian Family Lawyer
- Women Lawyers Association of South Australia
- Doyle’s Guide: Leading South Australian family and divorce lawyer
- Doyles Guide: Recommended family lawyer for high value and complex property matters
Jill's Areas of Practice
After separation a party to a relationship is able to seek financial support from their former partner. It is separate to the payment of child support. We are able to tailor our advice to ensure that the individual needs and financial…
If your child or children have been abducted and taken overseas by your partner or former partner you should immediately obtain advice from an experienced family lawyer. Any delay in doing so could have an adverse impact on your position.
Domestic & International Relocation of Children
After a separation it is not unusual for one party to want to move a significant distance away from the other parent. If that situation arises, it is important that you obtain advice from an experienced family lawyer as soon as possible…
Child Support & Children's Living Arrangements
We understand that the emotional and financial welfare and safety of their children is of the utmost importance to our clients. We listen to our client’s concerns and provide appropriate advice to meet those concerns.
De Facto Relationships & Domestic Partnerships
We provide advice in relation to both financial matters and children’s arrangements in circumstances where there has been a breakdown of a de facto relationship or a domestic partnership.
We can assist our clients with a divorce or provide them with the names of marriage guidance counsellors, should they want to explore the possibility of reconciliation. It is important to obtain our expert advice in relation to the…