Felicity is a Consultant in our Wills and Estates Team and has completed a Masters of Applied Law in Wills & Estates Law. She began her legal career in Newcastle gaining experience in Wills and the administration of estates. Felicity drafts estate planning documents such as wills, powers of attorney, enduring guardianship appointments, testamentary trusts, disability trusts, advance care directives, binding death nominations for superannuation. She helps identify and manage business succession issues. She assists clients following the death of a family member including the management of estate disputes.
Prior to joining Mullane and Lindsay, Felicity worked for the University of Newcastle as a clinical law lecturer working in the University’s legal centre supervising students and assisting clients who could not afford legal representation. Her work at the University also involved teaching litigation skills, civil procedure and alternative dispute resolution.
Felicity has a strong commitment to contribute where she can to the community in which she works and lives. She has served in law society committees and external boards.
Felicity continues to take an active interest in legal education and is a casual lecturer at the University.
Felicity has a keen interest in assisting parties resolve estate disputes through the mediation process.
To arrange an appointment with Felicity contact us.