Robyn is a family law specialist with over 30 years experience. She has developed a broad practice with special interest in Care of Children Act proceedings, relationship property including Trust issues, Family Protection Act and other Estate Litigation, Mental Health Act proceedings, Protection of Personal Property Rights Act and other related elder law issues.
Robyn has represented children in trust disputes (including in the seminal decision X v X) and for children in High Court Estate litigation. Robyn is senior counsel on Lawyer for Child and Lawyer for Subject Person lists and has a special interest in representing people with disabilities. Robyn has served and convened a number of Law Society Committees and was Chair of the Deportation Review Tribunal for a number of years. She is currently a Deputy Convenor on the Mental Health Review Tribunal. Robyn is currently the Chair for the Family Courts Association, a mixed discipline organisation with interest in Family Court issues.
Robyn has broad extra-curricular interests including family, music, literature, food and travel.