Kevin Vierboom - principal solicitor
Kevin is an experienced investigative and litigation lawyer. He has conducted and managed numerous complex fraud and criminal investigations. As an advocate Kevin uses his investigative skills to identify practical lines of defence in matters before the Courts.
Supreme Court Admission 1991
Solicitors Admission Board 1992
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice 1992
Master of Laws 1997
Denise McCarthy - senior solicitor
Denise McCarthy was first admitted to practice in 1992 and is an experienced court advocate representing clients in criminal, civil and traffic matters. Denise was highly regarded as an associate lecturer in commercial and consumer law at Sydney University for six years before returning to private practice.
Denise is results driven and meticulous in her preparation. Her focused approach allows her to gain real insight into each client's circumstances and to achieve the best possible results in court. She will explain the proceedings in plain English so that you feel comfortable about going to court and know what to expect at every stage of your matter.
Supreme Court Admission 1992
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice 1991
Bachelor of Laws 1991
Tamara Tunnicliff - senior solicitor
Tamara Tunnicliff was admitted to practice in 2006 and has over 17 years experience in the legal arena. Tamara is experienced in all areas of Family Law, Civil Litigation, Deceased Estates, Probate and Letters of Administration, Family Provision Claims under the Succession Act (Contested Wills and Estates), Wills, Powers of Attorneys and Appointments of Guardians.
Tamara has appeared for her clients in the Supreme Court of NSW, Federal Circuit Courts at Newcastle and Parramatta, the Family Court in Sydney and as an advocate in the Local Court.
Tamara's interests lie with her clients and providing the best possible outcome for them. Her easy-going manner, compassion, and understanding help her clients to feel at ease and listened to, whilst her experience allows clients to proceed with their matter with confidence.
Solicitor to the High Court of Australia 2007
Supreme Court Admission 2006
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice 2006
Bachelor of Laws 2006
Bachelor of Legal and Justice Studies 2000
Sade Oguns - solicitor
Sade is a solicitor with extensive experience in the practice of Family Law. Her passion for this area of the law has seen her complete a Master of Laws majoring in Family Law. Sade understands the need to listen carefully to her client's concerns and to offer sensible and practical solutions to often complex Family Law issues.
Sade has volunteered her time to work with the Central Coast Community Legal Centre and has worked closely with Family Violence Legal Services. Her calmness, openness and empathy enable her to capture a firm grasp of the client's needs and to develop highly successful legal outcomes.
Solicitor to the High Court of Australia 2017
Master of Laws (Family Law) 2017
Supreme Court Admission 2012
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice 2012
Bachelor of Laws 2008
NSW Law Society
Sian Dargue - paralegal
Sian graduated from the University of New England in 2017 with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Sociology. Sian is currently undertaking her Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice as has had exposure to a range of different areas of law throughout her work experience. Sian has previously worked with a criminal law firm in Sydney and on the Central Coast in a generalist legal context.
Sian's background in sociology has provided a multi-faceted perspective of different cultures within our community. This foundational understanding has complimented Sian's perception of the legal needs of a wide range of clients. Sian has an interest in criminal law, medico-legal issues, wills & estates and social justice.
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice 2017
Bachelor of Laws 2017
Bachelor of Arts / Sociology 2017
Jane Hogan - practice manager
Before embarking on a career in the legal sphere, Jane held a number of senior roles in the marketing and manufacturing industires including general manager, marketing director, creative director, and headed up numerous international logistics & distribution projects.
Her diverse experience allows Jane to communicate openly with people from a wide range of backgrounds and to put the law into context with a practical and common sense approach when supporting our clients.
One of Jane's strengths is her ability to translate legal concepts into straightforward, plain English. She believes it is important that advice is communicated as simply as possible, without complicated legal jargon.