Amelia is based in our City office and appears daily as a solicitor advocate in the Magistrates’ Court, both in Melbourne and at suburban courts. She also has experience instructing barristers in County Court and Supreme Court matters.
Amelia was admitted to practice in 2013. Prior to joining Doogue + George, Amelia was an associate to a Judge of the County Court at Melbourne where she gained experience in a broad range of criminal matters including sex offences, armed robbery and drug related offences. Amelia has volunteered at numerous community legal centres in both Victoria and the ACT including Springvale Monash Legal Service, the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre and Justice Connect pro bono legal referrals. In her earlier career, Amelia was a diplomat with the Department of Foreign Affairs and trade which included a short term posting to Bangkok, Thailand. Amelia graduated from Monash University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts, majoring in French is fluent in the language.