Penny has an extensive practice which spans over 24 years at both trial and appellate level. Her areas of practice are as follows.
Inquests and Enquiries
Child Protection- Department of Human Services
Prior to being called to the Bar, Penny completed Articled Clerkship with Maurice Blackburn Solicitors, commenced practice in criminal law with the late Patrick W Dwyer and worked as a duty lawyer in the old Melbourne Magistrate's Court in Russell Street, primarily based in Court 1- Remand Court.
At the Bar Penny was mentored in1996 by Judge J Gullaci (retired County Court Judge). Penny is a member of the Criminal Bar, a member of Holmes List Committee and has experience in tutoring in the Bar readers course and a mentor for Bar Readers.