Susie commenced at Hunter Street Chambers on 17 March 2020
As Clerk, Susie 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 Friday by Madeline Garrett-Jones and Madeleine Sharpe.
Susie is a highly experienced Clerk, having gained that experience working as a Personal Assistant to partners in two local medium-sized law firms before becoming a Judge’s Associate, a position she held for 20 years.
Susie is a member of the NSW Barristers 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.
Tori joined Hunter Street Chambers in March 2020 as a receptionist and provides administrative assistance to the Clerk and other members of Chambers.
She is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws and Diploma of Legal Practice at the University of Newcastle and has recently finished her Bachelor of Business.
Tori worked locally in Newcastle firms as a legal assistant prior to joining Hunter Street Chambers.
Lachlan joined Hunter Street Chambers in August, 2017 as Law Clerk to Simon Harben SC, assisting with research and case preparation.
Lachlan holds a Bachelor of Arts/Psychology from the University of Newcastle and is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws through the University of New England.
Lachlan previously worked as an Event Manager, doing everything from website maintenance to forklift operation and everything else in between.