Andrea Lawrence


07 4050 2410


07 4031 4429



TRINITY CHAMBERS BARRISTERS 7 Sheridan Street PO Box 6946 Cairns Qld 4870


Andrea Lawrence CV:

Andrea Lawrence


BASIC Mediation Course Bond University, QLD, 2010
Master of Laws, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, 2006 – 2010
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD, 2005
Juris Doctor, Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD, 2003 - 2005
Master of Arts (English), University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2000 – 2002
Bachelor of Arts (English, Greek & Roman Literature), University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 1998 – 2000
Victoria Certificate of Education, Geelong Grammar School, Geelong, VIC, 1991 – 1997

Area of Practice


Andrea practises in a wide variety of family law matters in both the Family Court and the Federal Circuit Court. Her appearances include interim and final hearings in both children’s and property matters and also appearing briefed by Independent Children's Lawyers.


Andrea also appears frequently in contested domestic violence orders in the Magistrates’ Courts and has significant experience acting in child protection matters where she has both prosecuted and appeared for the separate representative or other interested parties.


Andrea welcomes briefs in all locations, including remote areas.  Andrea appears regularly in the State Magistrates’ Courts, Children’s Court, Family Court and Federal Circuit Court.