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Jason Wenning

Jason is one of Canberra’s most outstanding commercial lawyers with an impressive list of local, national and international clients. He commenced his legal career in 2004 and has since gained extensive experience in all aspects of commercial law, most notably working for eight years at a national law firm…

John Chamberlain

John is one of Canberra’s most talented property lawyers, with 15 years’ experience in residential and commercial property law. John began his legal career working in various areas of criminal, family, commercial, property, estate-planning and personal-injury law. After two years of all-round training…

Elysia Beale

Elysia is a highly accomplished lawyer with more than five years’ experience in employment and commercial law. Elysia commenced her career working at a leading national law firm alongside Lexmerca Lawyers’ founding partner, Jason Wenning, who was so impressed by her dedication and quality of…

Paul Green

Paul is a legal stalwart with an impressive career spanning more than 25 years. Prior to that, he had a successful career as an infantry officer in the Australian Regular Army. Paul commenced his legal career at Meyer Boettcher and Clapham. He has extensive experience in providing high-level expert advice…

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Jacinta is a driven property and commercial lawyer, with more than 10 years’ experience as a conveyancer prior to being admitted to practice. She commenced her career working at a large corporate law firm where she quickly showed great aptitude for property and commercial law…

Lara Deards

Lara is a talented commercial lawyer, with more than five years’ experience practicing commercial and insurance law. Prior to graduating, Lara worked for many years as a Legal Assistant, positioning her well for her current career, which has seen her appear in the Magistrates and Supreme…

Richard McGilvray

Richard is an accomplished and strategic commercial lawyer. He invests time in listening to his clients’ needs to ensure his advice achieves and protects their legal and commercial interests. He enjoys building long-term relationships with his clients. Richard joined the legal profession in 2017…

jin

Jin is an accomplished commercial and property lawyer with a growing list of trusted clientele. In 2016, he commenced his legal career at a boutique law firm in Canberra, where he built and managed a strong legal practice and quickly established himself as a leading team member…

David Toole

David is a highly experienced legal professional with more than 25 years’ experience practicing law in Canberra. After graduating with an Honours Degree in Law from the University of Sydney, David commenced his legal career in Sydney working for the international law…

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Elena is a talented property and commercial lawyer, having built her skills and expertise working at boutique law firms across Sydney and Canberra. Joining Lexmerca Lawyers in 2021, Elena’s thorough approach and forensic eye for detail have strengthened the firm’s Property and Commercial Teams…

Kayla Brewer

Kayla is an up-and-coming lawyer, having been admitted to practice by the ACT Supreme Court in 2017. She joined Lexmerca Lawyers as a paralegal in 2016, where she worked diligently to grow her practical experience whilst finalising her studies. This put her in a prime position for a full-time…

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William is a dedicated, commercial litigation lawyer, rapidly making an impact since joining Lexmerca Lawyers’ Litigation and Dispute Team in 2021. Prior to admission to the ACT Supreme Court, William spent years assisting with complex personal injury litigation matters at two of Canberra’s…

Bec

Rebecca is one of Canberra’s most highly regarded paralegals with more than 10 years’ experience. Her expansive career has included time at a national law firm; large corporate firm, Meyer Vandenberg Lawyers; and a stint at one of Canberra’s largest property developers, Geocon…

Sarah Coventry

Sarah is a highly experienced conveyancing manager, who applies her strong client-focused approach to delivering exceptional business outcomes. Sarah has more than nine years’ experience working in both residential and commercial conveyancing. Her experience includes working at a national…

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Sharon is a highly experienced conveyancing professional with more than 30 years under her belt working across ACT and NSW residential and commercial conveyancing matters. This includes holding a managerial role within a local residential building company…

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Rhianne is a dedicated and highly-skilled conveyancer, whose depth of knowledge comes from her experience working across boutique, mid-tier, and national law firms. She prides herself on her strong communication skills, ability to manage conflicting deadlines, and working…

Kasandra Granger

Kasandra commenced her career in conveyancing in early 2015 and immediately enjoyed the dynamic and fast-paced profession. Building her experience over the years working across a number of firms, Kasandra joined the Lexmerca Lawyers’ team in 2019. She immediately became…

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Marie is a highly-regarded member of Lexmerca Lawyers’ Conveyancing Team. Colleagues and clients alike appreciate her diligence and composure, which she honed over many years working in conveyancing and customer service roles, as well as living and studying abroad…

Olivia Muscat

Olivia is a third year Bachelor of Politics and International Relations/Bachelor of Laws student who joined Lexmerca Lawyers as a paralegal in 2019. Her enthusiasm and an eagerness to learn have seen her assist in commercial, industrial and retail leasing transactions; estate planning…

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Anton combines Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts study at the Australian National University with a vital and dynamic role at Lexmerca Lawyers, where he has been a valued team member since joining in 2020. He provides assistance to several lawyers across commercial matters, property…

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Mathilde presides over the increasingly busy Lexmerca Lawyers’ reception desk, where her exceptional interpersonal skills are appreciated by clients, visitors, and staff alike. Committed to ensuring the smooth progression of enquiries and prompt attention to requests, Mathilde uses…

Debbie

Debbie loves people. She has spent many years building her career in client service roles across a range of industries, using her exceptional interpersonal skills to meet clients’ needs. She joined Lexmerca Lawyers in 2020 as a ‘Client Liaison Officer’, to assist the Partners and staff in ensuring that…