Paralegal and Justice of the Peace
emma best

Emma has lived and worked in the Mudgee area all of her life.  Emma has over sixteen years experience in the legal industry and, having worked with us for over ten years, many of our longstanding clients make Emma their first point of contact. 

Along with Tracey, Emma manages our office, co-ordinates our conveyancing practice and oversees numerous other areas.  No matter how difficult or challenging the matter, Emma handles all matters with polite efficiency.


Paralegal, Bookkeeper and Justice of the Peace
tracey coffee

Tracey previously worked as an Administrative Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer of NRMA Motoring & Services in Sydney prior to moving back to her home town to commence employment with our firm in March 2003. Tracey primarily assists Deahne Heath in our Family Law Practice but in recent years has also taken on the role of our Bookkeeper.

Tracey has been with us for over ten years and she is very familiar with the running of our business and all areas of law insofar as it relates to administration and organisation. Tracey completed her Paralegal Studies through the International Career Institute in 2011 via correspondence.

The Family Law clients for whom Tracey is often the first contact, appreciate her efficiency and empathy.


alison barker

Ali has many years of experience in the office administration and secretarial fields.

Ali's expertise lies primarily in the areas of Wills and Estates, though she has a good secretarial knowledge of almost all areas in which we practice. She co-ordinates our Wills, Probate and Estate Planning practice.

Ali, originally from across the ditch has been in Mudgee since 1987 and has two grown children. She now calls Mudgee home.


Law Clerk
claire buscomb

Claire comes to us from the Central Coast but has longstanding family ties to the Mudgee District.

A recent graduate from UTS, Claire has a combined Communications/Law Degree and is currently completing the Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice.

Claire's computer skills are a valuable asset to our office.


michelle mcmanus

Michelle is a mother of four who, in more recent years, has moved to Mudgee from Bourke.

Michelle is, as the receptionist, the first port of call with the firm.

Her friendly manner and empathy endears her to many clients. She is always willing to assist no matter how minor or difficult the query may be.


Planning and Design
annie flynn

Anne is originally from Sydney, however has called Mudgee home since 1984.

Anne co-ordinates our credit control.

Her skills as a graphic designer often find a place on our letterheads, business cards and the production of this website.