was admitted to practice in 1984 and has practised predominantly in the area of family law since her
has extensive experience in children's matters, property division, child support and domestic relationships (de-facto) including esoteric matters such as name changes and Binding Financial Agreements.
has a wide breadth of understanding when consulted by clients that present in a fragile and emotional state.
Patricia's warm, welcoming and friendly nature reassures clients that their needs can be met in a timely and appropriate manner.
Patricia treats clients varying circumstances with the upmost importance.
is often called upon within the firm to deal with complex and abstract circumstances relating to children's matters and the difficulties parents face after a relationship breakdown and change in family dynamics.
has worked in a large city and suburban firms, as well as an Aboriginal Legal Service in the Northern Territory and a women's refuge in Victoria.
Patricia is a member of the Family Law Section of the Law Institute of Victoria.
experience has provided her
with a wide exposure to many aspects of family law and a pragmatic approach to the problems in this area of law.
is one of the founding partners of JH Legal
, together with Karen Jones, and has also diligently worked towards the advancement of the firm since its inception.
You can contact Patricia
by telephoning (03) 9889 7141 or alternatively, you can email her