Our Team of Expert Lawyers and Paralegals

Our team has many decades of experience and we have the experts in-house to solve even your most complex legal requirements. Talk to one of our experts and find out how we can help you.

Dean completed his Law Degree at Melbourne University in 1989 and began his legal career at two of Melbourne's larger law firms, gaining experience in property, liquor licensing, general commercial advice, trusts law and general commercial litigation. He subsequently refined his skills in the areas of commercial litigation, debt recovery and enforcement, contract and leasing disputes and general insolvency law.... Read More

Jade has a broad practice at Lorraine Jones & Associates, specialising in family law and deceased estates. Prior to joining the firm as a consultant, Jade worked as a lawyer in Europe focusing on cross-border disputes and sports law.... Read More

Lorraine's love of the law began at the age of 15 years when she was employed as a Junior Law Clerk with J. Allan Anderson & Son, Melbourne.... Read More

John began his career as a dedicated commercial litigator, and was involved in a number of precedent-setting commercial and corporation cases in the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal.... Read More

Leo Collins has been in practice as a Solicitor for over 40 years, the last 30 years of which have been spent in the Research and Eltham areas. ... Read More

James completed his law degree at La Trobe University and commenced his career as a lawyer at Lorraine Jones & Associates after gaining experience at another suburban firm. He presently leads the property law team at Lorraine Jones & Associates and is committed to providing vendors and purchasers with the best advice and the most efficient outcome.... Read More

With a background in hospitality, Natalie ('Nat') completed her law degree with Honours from Victoria University and commenced working as a lawyer after gaining invaluable experience as a law clerk with Baker Jones.... Read More

Chrys completed his Bachelor of Laws & Bachelor of Arts degrees at La Trobe University and is admitted to legal practice in Victoria.... Read More

After moving from the United Kingdom in 2017, Alicia now calls Australia home. Alicia has a degree in International Business Management (from Northumbria University in England) and is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Southern Queensland.... Read More

As receptionist and deeds clerk, Diane has many years’ experience in both business and law, having started her career within the legal industry at the Law Institute of Victoria as an 18 year old.... Read More

Therese Shannon is the Practice Manager at Lorraine Jones & Associates and the Office Manager at Baker Jones (our sister firm) and basically runs both businesses. With previous experience in intellectual property, Therese has worked with our lawyers as a personal assistant, legal secretary, law clerk, paralegal, bookkeeper and manager for over 13 years. ... Read More