About Us

Amanda Sommerville

Legal Practice Director

Amanda has been providing legal advice and representation to clients in Bunbury and the South West for the past ten years.

Education and Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) First Class Honours - 2010

  • Admitted as a barrister and solicitor to the Supreme Court of Western Australia - 2 April 2012

  • Admitted as a barrister and solicitor to the High Court of Australia

  • College of Law Legal Practice Management Course - 2019

  • Leo Cussons Articled Clerkship training - 2011

 

Education Awards

  • Supreme Court prize winner - top graduating Bachelor Laws student - 2010

  • Dean's Merit List recipient - 2011

  • Best Off Campus student in Intellectual Property - 2010

  • Best Performing PLS Moot Student - 2009

  • Best Student Misleading Conduct and Economic Torts - 2007

  • Best Student Contract Law 2006

  • Golden Key International Honour Society member since 2009

Memberships

  • Law Society of WA Country Practitioners Committee - Member

  • Law Society of WA

  • Women's Lawyers of WA

  • South West Law Society of WA

  • Law Council of Australia - Family Law Section

  • Family Law Practitioners Association of WA

  • Manea Senior College Board - Chair February 2019 to March 2020

  • Manea Senior College Board - Member 2017 to 2019

Rebecca

Administration Assistant
Rebecca joined Sommerville Legal in March 2020.  Rebecca is extremely experienced in customer support and administration.