Shannon O’Connor

ASSOCIATE

Shannon is an Associate with extensive experience in family law, having worked exclusively in family law for 4 years.  Raised in Queensland, Shannon relocated to Perth in 2020.

Shannon can assist clients and provide competent advice, negotiate, and attend Court or mediation in the following areas:

  • Financial settlements
  • Parenting arrangements
  • Family Violence Restraining Orders
  • Child support and spousal maintenance
  • Separation and divorce
  • Financial agreements
  • Mediation
  • Wills, including Enduring Power of Attorneys and Advanced Health Directives.

Shannon believes that family law matters are best settled outside of court by negotiation or mediation.  However, where that is not possible, Shannon has experience in the Family Court of Western Australia and the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia where she has represented clients in various states across Australia.

Shannon is a careful listener and aims to make her client’s feel heard and supported during the separation process, as she understands the level of stress that her client’s experience when separating.

Expertise

  • Financial settlements
  • Parenting arrangements
  • Family Violence Restraining Orders
  • Child support and spousal maintenance
  • Separation and divorce
  • Financial agreements
  • Mediation
  • Wills, including Enduring Power of Attorneys and Advanced Health Directives.

Qualifications

  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – College of Law
  • Bachelor of Laws – Griffith University
  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner in the Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner to the High Court of Australia.

Admitted to Practice

  • 11 November 2019 – Supreme Court of Queensland

Memberships & Associations

  • Law Society of Western Australia
  • Family Law Practitioners Association of Western Australia
  • Law Council of Australia – Family Law Section

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Pemberton Robertson Family Lawyers
Level 4, Irwin Chambers, 16 Irwin St, Perth WA 6000
PO Box 6247, East Perth WA 6892

T 08 9221 5502
E admin@prfamilylawyers.com.au

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