Solicitors

Solicitors

David De Silva AM

Principal

Litigation

Qualifications

Bachelor of Laws, University of Adelaide 1988
Admitted to practice 1989
Member of the Order of Australia – 11 June 2018
Chairman of the board for Darwin Performing Arts Centre Ltd trading as Darwin Entertainment Centre(2013 – ongoing)
Board member of Tennis NT Inc (2013 – ongoing) – President from November 2017
Board member of Territory Equities Ltd (2007 – ongoing)
Former board member of Northern Territory Football League (1998 – 2001)
Former board member of AFL Northern Territory (2001 – 2004)
Former board member of St Mary’s Football, Social and Sports Club
Former board member of Top End Group Training Pty Ltd (2009 – 2012)
Former board member of Power and Water Corporation and Indigenous Essential Services Pty Ltd (2013)
Former Chairman of the board for Crime Stoppers (NT) Inc (2013 – November 2017)
Former Chairman of the board for Power Generation Corporation trading as Territory Generation (2014 – December 2017)
Former Board member of Darwin Waterfront Corporation (2015 – June 2018)

Secretary: 
Katerina Kalitsis

Alana Cox

Partner

Litigation/Commercial

Qualifications

Bachelor of Laws, Northern Territory University
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Australian National University.
Admitted to the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory 17 December 2004
Admitted to the High Court of Australia 10 April 2006

Secretary: 
Mia Chamberlain

Peter Orr

Senior Associate

Litigation

Qualifications

Bachelor Of Laws Deakin University March 2001
Admitted to Practice: Victorian Supreme Court 3 June 2002
Admitted to Practice High Court of Australia July 2002

Secretary: 
Laurena Nazzari

Thomas Richardson

Solicitor

Commercial

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (BA) – University of Melbourne 2011
Juris Doctor (JD) – University of Melbourne – 2016
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – The College of Law – 2017
Certificate of Legal Business Skills – The College of Law – 2017
Admission to the Supreme Court of Victoria - 2017

Secretary: 
Katerina Kalitsis

Cassandra Mammino

Solicitor

Commercial

Qualifications

Bachelor of Law – Charles Darwin University - 2014
Bachelor of Arts – Charles Darwin University – 2014
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice – Australian National University - 2015

Secretary: 
Mia Chamberlain

Leanne Kerr

Solicitor

Litigation

Qualifications

LLB - Law & Politics - Queens University, Belfast 2010
LLM - Humans Rights Law & Transitional Justice - University of Ulster 2011
Graduate Diploma Legal Practice - College of Law - 2017
Admitted to the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory - 2017

Secretary: 
Katerina Kalitsis

Kelly Stephenson

Solicitor

Litigation

Qualifications

Bachelor of Law and Legal Practice – Flinders University 2018
Bachelor of International Studies – Flinders University 2018
Admission to the Supreme Court of South Australia – 16 April 2018

Secretary: 
Laurena Nazzari

Caitlin Shervill

Graduate Clerk

Litigation

Qualifications

Bachelor of Laws (LLB) – Bond University 2018

Secretary: 
Laurena Nazzari