Solicitor (Western Australia)

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Employment and Litigation Lawyer

Bianca qualified as a solicitor in Western Australia, but has practiced law in the UK since 2015 at ACLF. She is a valued part of our employment law team as well as working within our family team.

She advises on all employment matters for both employees and employers.

Acting for employees, Bianca has experience in employment discrimination, unfair dismissal, breach of contract and redundancy related matters. With extensive experience in negotiating employment settlement agreements, Bianca has often bettered her client’s position significantly. Her clients are often vocal about her assistance exceeding their expectations and achieving excellent and just outcomes due to Bianca’s real passion for these cases.

Bianca’s family law experience includes financial proceedings and divorce as well as child arrangement orders and surrogacy. For financial proceedings, she has experience with high net worth couples and assets involving company structures. She has assisted intended parents seeking parental orders following surrogacy and advised on pre & postnuptial agreements and contested child arrangement orders. Bianca has experience as an instructing solicitor in international child law matters in the Family Division of the High Court at the Royal Courts of Justice. In Australia, Bianca worked as a newly qualified solicitor for a large international law firm dealing with both divorce and financial proceedings.

Having successfully studied Sharia Law at University, Bianca has a keen interest in the intersection of Sharia Law and the common law and she is able to give an understanding to a number of cross-cultural issues and inheritance rules. This is a proven asset with our Middle Eastern clients.

Bianca completed her Bachelor of Laws at the University of Western Australia, and Practical Legal Training (LPC equivalent) with the College of Law in Western Australia. She joined ACLF in early 2015 after a short period with the firm in 2013 as an intern. She is currently studying to cross-qualify as a solicitor in England and Wales. Prior to becoming qualified, Bianca undertook an Internship with Toynbee Hall’s Free Legal Advice Centre in London giving her extensive experience in dealing with challenging client circumstances.

Bianca returned to Toynbee Hall’s Women’s Saturday advice sessions in 2018 assisting clients with family law, consumer law and litigation issues on a pro bono basis.

Bianca’s previous work includes running private and government-funded arts projects, where she sat on several management Boards, as both artist and legal representative. Her experience in the creative industries gives her a great skill base and understanding of working with creatives, entrepreneurs and start-up ventures.

  • Instructing solicitor in financial proceedings at the Central Family Court with parties combined assets of 12 million pounds.
  • International child abduction matter in the Family Division of the High Court as instructing solicitor(2015).

“This is the first time I have engaged A City Law Firm and found them to be absolutely amazing to dealing with .The team are very professional and guided me through a complex redundancy situation, helping me win the appeal very quickly. Bianca, who dealt with my case, has been very professional, polite and quick, and did everything to help me win the appeal. I would strongly recommend them, Amazing Service!” JS

"Bianca’s swift service was much appreciated. I'll definitely be in touch with A City Law Firm in the future if I need legal advice." MC

"Thank you Bianca, you have been a great support from the first point of contact through what is quite a lonely process. You worked hard to get the best result for me and I couldn't have asked for more." RF

"Thank you so much for your assistance with understanding this Agreement. All your help with guiding me through this process is much appreciated." DW

"Thanks for your efforts on this Bianca. I appreciate it. Thanks again for all your help with this nuisance. I will call you for any further legal matters." AI

"Thank you for your patience and advice through this difficult time." OB

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