- Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (Macquarie University)
- Bachelor of Media (Macquarie University)
- Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (The College of Law)
- Admitted Solicitor, Supreme Court of New South Wales and High Court of Australia
- Member, Law Society of NSW
Ella has exclusively practiced in the jurisdiction of family law, both prior to, and since being admitted to the legal profession. Ella obtained her Bachelor of Laws from Macquarie University, where she discovered a passion for the diverse legal field and the very real human elements of family law.
Ella is passionate and determined in achieving just and equitable outcomes for her clients, and prioritises doing so in a timely and cost effective manner. She is calculated and ordered in her approach to practice and her strong eye for detail ensures that no stone goes unturned. Ella understands that family law can be multifaceted and complex, aiming to provide practical advice through identifying the real legal issues at hand. Adopting a pragmatic approach, Ella strives to attain a negotiated settlement whenever practicable. When necessary, she is also a skilled, determined, and strategic litigator. Importantly, Ella is a strong advocate for her clients and is passionate about ensuring that they feel supported throughout the process. She understands that family law matters can be sensitive and is always empathetic in her approach to client’s concerns.
Ella’s primary focus is helping her clients navigate the legal complexities that arise from separation and to assist them achieve the best possible outcome in a judicious and professional manner. As part of the team of experienced lawyers specialising solely in family law at Doolan Callaghan Family Lawyers, Ella’s clients benefit from a collaborative approach to a diverse range of family law issues.
Ella has experience in representing clients in all areas of family law including divorce, parenting and property, child support and financial agreements. Ella has a passion for continual learning and expanding her knowledge in the area of family law and is proactive in staying on top of any developments in the field.
Ella lives on the Northern Beaches.