Jennifer O'FarrellSenior Associate
Jennifer is a commercial litigation and dispute resolution lawyer. She has a particular interest in insolvency, personal property securities, administrative and local government law.
Jennifer began her legal career as a Judge’s Associate in the Federal Court of Australia. In that role she gained experience in a wide range of areas, including constitutional and administrative law, insolvency, tax and general commercial disputes. She added to that experience by then working for a national law firm in Melbourne for 7 years.
Jennifer is a Professional Member of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association. She has a first class honours degree in Law from UTAS and is the recipient of both the Tasmanian National Undergraduate Scholarship and the Tasmanian Honours Scholarship.
Outside of work, apart from being a parent of young children, Jennifer’s interests include bushwalking, reading and travel (when feasible!).
- New insolvency and restructuring measures promote small business recovery
- New Government concessions aim to minimise insolvencies in Covid-19 downturn