Sharon commenced at Hunter Street Chambers on 8 March 2022
As Clerk, Sharon is responsible for the overall administration and management of Hunter Street Chambers. This includes the team’s diary management, acceptance of Briefs, providing information and advice to solicitors as to the various areas of practice, as well as rates and fees for our Barristers. She is very ably assisted on Monday and Wednesday by Dominique De Gail and Madeline Garrett-Jones
Sharon is a highly experienced Clerk, having gained that experience working as a paralegal and a Personal Assistant to Senior Partners in various law firms in Sydney and in Newcastle.
Sharon is a member of the NSW Barrister’s Clerk’s Association and the NSW Bar Association.
Madeline started at Hunter Street Chambers in July 2017 as a Receptionist and offers administrative assistance to the Clerk and other members of Chambers.
She is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Business at the University of Newcastle.
Dominique de Gail
Dominique started at Hunter Street Chambers in July 2021 as an Administrative Assistant to the Clerk and other members of Chambers.
She is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Newcastle and has recently finished her Bachelor of Arts.
Dominique previously worked in hospitality and is a lover of delicious local coffee. She enjoys working in Hunter Street and in such close proximity to some of the best coffee Newcastle has to offer. On her breaks you will catch her walking along the Foreshore and taking in the delightful beach views.