Rachel Harkness
Associate

Rachel Harkness
Associate

Rachel Harkness is an associate in Lavan’s Family Law Team.

Rachel practises in all areas of family law and has significant experience with complex financial matters involving international assets, corporate and trust, and taxation and accounting issues.

Rachel advises and represents clients at all stages of their dispute including Financial Agreements and other forward planning arrangements, negotiation, mediation and litigation.

CONTACT
Direct  +61 8 9288 6837
Fax  08 9288 6001
Rachel.Harkness@lavan.com.au

PRACTICE TEAMS
Family Law

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Financial Agreements
Property Settlement
Spousal and Partner Maintenance
Divorce and Separation
De Facto Relationships
Children and Parenting Matters
Mediation and Dispute Resolution
Family Court Litigation and Representation


EDUCATION

Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
The University of Western Australia (2015)

Bachelor of Arts (Communication Studies) (BA(ComSt)
The University of Western Australia (2015)

Graduate Diploma In Legal Practice (GDLP)
The College of Law (2016)

Certificate in Legal Business Skills
The College of Law (2016)


ADMISSIONS

High Court of Australia (2016)

Supreme Court of Western Australia (2016)


MEMBERSHIPS

Asian Australian Lawyers Association (AALA)

Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators (AIFLAM)

Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA)

Family Law Practitioners’ Association of Western Australia (FLPAWA)

The Law Society of Western Australia

Women Lawyers of Western Australia

Family Law Section – The Law Council of Australia

How can I help you?
Contact Rachel Harkness here.