Our People

Leo Reynolds

Leo Reynolds

Principal Solicitor/ Barrister

 

Leo is our Principal solicitor and has 30 years’ experience in law. He was admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia as a barrister and solicitor in 1992.

He has extensive experience in many areas of law including Family Law, Wills, Powers of Attorney and Advanced Care Directives, Deceased Estate Administration, Deceased Estate Disputes, Commercial Law, Conveyancing, Civil Law and Criminal Law.

Leo grew up on a sheep station in the Flinders Ranges and before studying law, was a farmer for over 20 years near Victor Harbor at Waitpinga.

Leo focuses on practical solutions for his clients and operates with openness and honesty.

Qualifications

  • Member of the Law Society of South Australia
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of South Australia
  • Admitted to practice in the High Court of Australia
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Registered Arbitrator

 

 

Richard Hoang

Richard Hoang

Solicitor/ Barrister

 

Richard was admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia in 2018. He is a no-nonsense personality with a passionate and dedicated approach to his work. He takes pride in being able to guide his clients in a practical but empathetic manner during their times of difficulty.

Richard is fluent in spoken Chinese (Mandarin) and possesses a strong awareness of the respective culture.

Outside of work he contributes to the Roma Mitchell Community Legal Centre as a volunteer and management committee member. He also is a member of the Law Society of SA Advocacy committee.

Qualifications

  • Member of the Law Society of South Australia
  • Member of the Law Society Advocacy Committee
  • Bachelor of Laws and Commerce
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of South Australia
  • Admitted to practice in the High Court of Australia
Emma Jobson

Emma Jobson

Registered Conveyancer & Paralegal

 

Emma began working for us in 2016 as a Legal Receptionist and over the years has progressed to Legal Secretary, then Paralegal, and most recently, Registered Conveyancer.

She primarily handles the Conveyancing, Deceased Estates, and Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Advanced Care Directives, as well as undertaking the office manager duties. 

Emma often goes above and beyond and her dedicated work ethic and attention to detail makes her a valued member of our team.

Qualifications

  • Advanced Diploma of Conveyancing

 

 

Linda Hickman

Linda Hickman

Legal Secretary

 

Linda brings a wealth of experience as a Legal Secretary and Finance Officer from her work in London, prior to migrating to Australia in August 2007.

She works mainly on our Family Law matters, as well as undertaking many administration tasks.

Linda is a delightful asset to our team and to our clients. She is an animal lover, avid walker, and loves being in the garden and taking on challenging home improvements.

 

 

Jorgia Blieschke

Jorgia Blieschke

Legal Secretary

 

Jorgia, coming from a background in customer service, understands the importance of a positive client experience, and takes pride in building rapport with our clients.

Jorgia is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws at Charles Darwin University which provides her with a strong understanding of the legal process and further supports her passion for law and legal practices.

She’s an office all-rounder and assists on a variety of matters across most of our areas of practice.

She has a positive, can-do attitude, perfect for assisting our solicitors and clients alike.

After growing up in the region, Jorgia is now starting her own family in the southern vales.

 

 

Rhianna Lockwood

Rhianna Lockwood

Receptionist

 

Rhianna is the newest member of our team and is a valued addition. She is currently studying Business and Marketing and brings with her a strong understanding of administration processes and a passion for supporting our solicitors and legal team, which ensures the smooth running of the office.

Rhianna places a high standard on customer service and is often the first point when calling into the office.

Outside of work, Rhianna is involved in the local Muay Thai community. You will often find her training or enjoying the outdoors and local eateries.

Address

188 Main Road
McLaren Vale
South Australia 5171

Business Hours

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm

Servicing the Fleurieu Peninsula, including all Townships, Southern Suburbs and Kangaroo Island