Anne has a passion for people and assisting them through what is often one of the most difficult and stressful events of their lives. Having been a corporate lawyer for almost 20 years before returning to family law where she started her legal career in Australia, Anne brings a wealth of experience and understanding of complex financial matters but also has a genuine interest in children’s matters. Anne has multi-disciplinary qualifications in Law, Accounting and Project Management and, in addition to being a solicitor admitted to practise in Hong Kong and Australia, is also a Certified Practising Accountant. Anne spent 10 years in the Royal Australian Air Force and 10 years in Legal and Financial roles in Australia, before permanently relocating to Hong Kong with her family in 2004 where she held a variety of Corporate Commercial & Legal roles before joining CRB. These provide her with a unique combination of skills and experience which she applies for the benefit of our clients.
Anne joined the Matrimonial Department of Hampton, Winter and Glynn in January 2017 and CRB, the innovative family law firm, in October 2017. Anne is admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong and Australia and is also a Certified Practising Accountant. Anne has worked in the fields of family law, corporate and commercial law.
Anne trained as a solicitor in Australia with Gadens Ridgeway before moving in-house where she gained experience across a wide range of corporate and commercial matters in listed and large privately-owned companies. She is a member of the Hong Kong Family Law Association.
Anne’s practice areas are:
Custody disputes, care and control proceedings
Divorce and judicial separation
Domestic violence relief
Financial injunctive relief
Hague Convention cases on parental child abduction
Maintenance claims (including enforcement and MOREO applications)
Parental rights and responsibilities for married and unmarried parents
Pre- and post-nuptial agreements
Removal from Hong Kong jurisdiction applications
Anne is graduate of Melbourne University with Honours in Law and holds a Master of Laws from Monash University, a Master of Defence Studies from the University of New South Wales and a Bachelor of Business from the University of Southern Queensland.
Tel +852 3953 3002
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