Penny has a broad practice incorporating commercial law and public law. Penny has a particular interest in inquests and inquiries. She appears regularly in contested hearings, appeals and interlocutory matters in all State and Federal courts and tribunals.
Penny’s broad commercial practice to date has included matters involving:
Penny’s public law practice to date has included:
Penny also practices in defamation and professional negligence actions, as well as in procedural matters such as interlocutory injunctions and applications under the Evidence Act 2008.
Penny's recent and reported matters include:
Prior to coming to the bar, Penny was the Associate to Justice Robson of the Supreme Court. Penny also worked as a solicitor at Allens where her practice included general commercial litigation, freedom of information, contractual disputes and defamation claims.
Penny has a First Class Honours Degree in Law from the University of Melbourne. Prior to undertaking her law degree, Penny worked at the BBC as a researcher and assistance development producer.