Areas of Practice
– Divorce & family law
– De facto relationships, including same-sex relationships
– Complex property settlements
– Binding Financial Agreements
– Parenting plans and arrangements
Melissa graduated in 2010 from Murdoch University with a combined Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Politics & International Studies). Melissa was admitted to practise in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in April 2013.
Melissa commenced employment at Culshaw Miller Lawyers in February 2017 having previously practised in a boutique law firm gaining experience in a variety of practice areas including family law, property and estates.
Melissa has joined the family law team at Culshaw Miller Lawyers having had experience in the conduct of complex property settlement matters involving high net worth clients.
Melissa has experience in instructing counsel in matters up to and including trial in financial proceedings. Throughout her time practising in family law, Melissa has worked on a variety of matters ranging from farming matters and applications to set aside consent orders.
Family Law Practitioners’ Association of Western Australia
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Bachelor of Arts (Politics & International Studies) (BA)
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice