As Senior Associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Division, Vanessa has acted as instructing solicitor in a wide range of litigious matters, including in the areas of banking and finance litigation, securities enforcement, insolvency law, contract and property disputes across all Court jurisdictions and Tribunals. Vanessa has in recent times developed a keen interest in estate litigation, having recently been involved in complex contested will disputes and family provision claims involving large estates.
Vanessa has acted for high net worth individuals, small to large business enterprises, bank and non-bank financial institutions, insolvency practitioners, and property developers.
Since joining Diamond Conway in March 2012, Vanessa has been integral in delivering cost effective legal advice and commercially sound solutions to clients involved in both litigious and non-litigious matters. She draws on more than eleven years’ experience as a dispute resolution lawyer.
Prior to joining Diamond Conway, Vanessa was an Associate at Heidtman & Co., Lawyers in the Litigation Department. Vanessa was responsible for overseeing a team of paralegals in the areas of banking and finance litigation and securities enforcement, as well as practising in general and commercial litigation.
Vanessa has a double degree in Bachelor of Arts with Bachelor of Laws from Macquarie University.