After working as a graduate trainee across each of Russell Kennedy’s practice groups, Isobelle joined the Public Law, Litigation and Aged Care team. Isobelle practices in the areas of administrative law and litigation, with a focus on the health, government, aged care and disability sectors. Isobelle also advises clients on legal compliance, risk management and policy and procedure development. Isobelle has a background in tort law and class actions, and brings this experience to her role.

Experience

  • Acting for state government and private clients in coronial inquests and investigations
  • Advising and acting on behalf of residential aged and home care providers in regulatory, risk management and compliance matters arising under the Aged Care Act 1997 (Cth)
  • Conducting general commercial litigation, particularly in the County Court of Victoria and the Supreme Court of Victoria
  • Acting for the State of Victoria in matters arising under the Serious Sex Offenders (Detention and Supervision) Act 2009 (Vic)
  • Advising clients on legal compliance, risk management and policy and procedure 

Leadership

  • Legal volunteer, Casey Cardinia Legal Service
  • Committee member, Russell Kennedy Women’s Network
  • Member, Victorian Women Lawyers
  • Member, Australian Women Lawyers
  • Committee member, Russell Kennedy Pro Bono Committee