Three new law students have been welcomed to the office. To get to know our newest staff members, please see the below summaries.
Sophia Drazevic began clerking at Glen McLeod Legal in January this year, whilst completing her second year of a double degree at Notre Dame University; studying a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Politics and International Relations. Beyond work Sophia is a student mentor at university and the award leader for the Duke of Edinburgh Award at Notre Dame, while also serving at St Georges Cathedral on a regular basis. Additionally, Sophia appreciates playing golf and going sailing as often as she can. Sophia has a strong interest in planning, rural and commercial law and is enjoying enhancing her understanding and skills within these areas at Glen McLeod Legal.
Chelsea White started at Glen McLeod Legal in March of this year and is in her fourth year of a double degree at Murdoch University, studying a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Sustainable Development. Chelsea has previous work experience as a Law Clerk when she began clerking at MGB Legal 14 months ago. Outside of work she is a volunteer Surf Life Saver and IRB Crewie for the Coogee Beach Surf Life Saving Club and enjoys playing social mixed netball. Chelsea has a keen interest in environmental law and responsible urban and regional development. She looks forward to working in these areas at Glen McLeod Legal.
Samuel Lindsay is a clerk who began at Glen McLeod Legal in March. He is in his second year of the Juris Doctor at the University of Western Australia, having graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 2015. Samuel has previously worked in various advocacy roles, including in the Aboriginal Legal Service and a human rights NGO in Morocco, and currently volunteers as a legal assistant for the Subiaco Legal Service. Outside of legal work, he enjoys lifeguarding, soccer, and travelling the world. Samuel has a keen interest in environmental and planning law, and is quickly developing his skills in these areas at Glen McLeod Legal.