About Us

Amanda Sommerville

Legal Practice Director

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