Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Hons), University of Notre Dame Australia

Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Notre Dame Australia

Professional experience

Patricia was called to the Bar in 2019.

She practices in wills and estates (including contested probate and family provision matters), protective matters and general equity.

Since coming to the Bar, she has appeared led and unled in hearings, motions and directions hearings, primarily in the Equity Division of the Supreme Court.

Prior to being called to the Bar, Patricia was an Associate at Uther Webster and Evans practising primarily in the same areas of law. She was named in the Doyles Guide as a “rising star” in wills and estates in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Patricia worked as the tipstaff to the Family Provision List Judge, the Honourable Hallen J, in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2014.

Membership

NSW Bar Association

Selected Cases

Nicol v Nicole; The Estate of Peter Nicole [2020] NSWSC 419 (unled): costs in settled probate proceedings

King v Attorney General for New South Wales [2020] NSWSC 629 (unled): application for a cy-près scheme

Noa Nayacakalou v Raeleen Vincent [2020] NSWSC 24 (unled): funeral dispute and burial rights

Megerditchian v Khatchadourian [2019] NSWSC 1870 (led by C D Wood SC): defence of a family provision claim by an adult child

Megerditchian v Khatchadourian (No 2) [2020] NSWSC 112 (led by C D Wood SC): costs in family provision proceedings

Telephone

(02) 8915 5150

Fax

(02) 9232 4071

Called to the Bar

2019