Emma accepts briefs in commercial, public, common law and criminal matters.

Before joining the Bar Emma was at the Supreme Court of Victoria, first as Associate to the Honourable Justice Elliott and then as Executive Officer.  She was a member of the Courts Procurement Board from October 2017. She came to the Court having worked for Dr Francis Gurry at the World Intellectual Property Organisation in Geneva.

Emma graduated from Melbourne Law School with prizes in Property, Civil Procedure and Legal Research. She holds a Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL) from the University of Oxford which she attended on an Allan Myers Scholarship. She also holds a BA Hons in English Language and Literature from Oxford.

Prior to studying law Emma was an actor in the UK, US and Australia working predominately on stage and in film.

Emma is reading with Dr Michael Rush SC and her senior mentor is Colin Golvan AM QC.

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PH +61 3 +61 3 9225 7243

Owen Dixon Chambers West
Ground Floor, 525 Lonsdale St
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Practice Areas

Commercial Law
Civil Procedure Law
Contractual Disputes
Intellectual Property & Trade Practices
Intellectual Property & Trade Practices
Copyright & Design Registration
International Law
Choice of Law / Jurisdiction
Conflict of Laws
Private International Law
Public International Law
Public Law & Administrative Law
Technology Law & Media Law


Admitted to the Legal Profession:
19 Mar 2013
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
25 Oct 2018


BA Hons (Oxon), JD (Melb), BCL (Oxon)

Committee Memberships

Innovation and Technology