Jessica Carney

Jessica CarneySenior Associate

Jessica is a graduate of Murdoch University having completed her Bachelor of Laws with Honours in 2011.

Jessica initially commenced employment at Carr & Co as a law clerk during her first year of tertiary study in 2008. Jessica remained an employee at Carr & Co until February 2012, when she commenced employment as a Judge’s Associate to the late Hon. Justice Martin (and subsequently the Hon. Justice Brian Jordan) at the Family Court of Western Australia.

Jessica was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in April 2013 upon the completion of her Judge’s Associateships.

Jessica returned to Carr & Co in October 2014 after having practiced a variety of areas of law in the South West, including but not limited to, family law, violence restraining orders, criminal law and wills and estates.

Whilst Jessica practises all areas of family law, she has a particular interest in child-related cases and is keen to qualify as an independent children’s lawyer.

Jessica is a member of the Family Law Practitioner’s Association of Western Australia and the Law Society of Western Australia.