Barrister: 2017
Solicitor: 2013

Sophie accepts briefs in all areas of law. Prior to coming to the Bar, Sophie was a solicitor at Mills Oakley in the commercial disputes and insolvency practice group.

In her work as a solicitor, Sophie had a broad commercial practice advising and acting for clients in proceedings before State and Federal Courts, and tribunals. She is also experienced in acting for clients before commissions of inquiry and in regulatory matters.

Sophie's experiences includes acting for plaintiffs and defendants in defamation proceedings. She was awarded the Thomson Reuters Award for Media Law (First in Course) during her university studies.

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Core Practice Areas

  • Commercial
  • Commissions of inquiry
  • Competition & consumer law
  • Corporations & insolvency
  • Defamation and media law
  • Insurance law
  • Representative proceedings and class actions


Inquiries to Banco’s clerk can be emailed to Alternatively, please call (02) 8239 0201.


Level 9, 2 Chifley Sq, Sydney NSW 2000

Tel: +61 2 8239 0262


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