Posts Categorized: Team

Charlotte Wilkin

One of our dedicated family lawyers, Charlotte completed a Bachelor of Applied Science majoring in psychology before completing her law degree. This has given her a real empathy for our clients, and particularly for those clients where issues of mental health, family violence and alcohol and substance abuse have affected their lives, which in turn… Read more »

Oz Ozturk

An experienced advocate who regularly appears at Courts across Melbourne, Oz practices predominantly in crime and personal injury. He also has extensive experience working in investigations, dispute resolution and enforcement. Oz’s experience working for global brands, government, NGOs and the community sector means he approaches his work in all areas with a wealth of knowledge… Read more »

Lauren Kelly

We are delighted to have had Lauren Kelly join our criminal law team in 2019. After several years on the criminal defence team at Victoria Legal Aid, along with significant volunteer work at Community Legal Centres, Lauren has quickly established herself as a criminal lawyer on our Frankston team. She is a determined and passionate… Read more »

Loredana Giarrusso

A friendly and approachable family lawyer, Loredana Giarrusso (Lori), is committed to achieving great results for her family law clients and is successful in doing so. Admitted to practice in 2012, Lori has worked in both regional and suburban legal practices before joining Bayside Solicitors in early 2018. Whilst she has practised in other areas… Read more »

Sogand Torahi

Dedicated to assisting our clients to achieve the best results following the breakdown of their relationships, Sogand works exclusively in the area of family law. Using her knowledge of the Family Court processes and procedures, Sogand provides practical and timely advice to our clients to ensure that they have realistic expectations and ultimately receive the… Read more »

Jessica Knox

A criminal lawyer with Bayside Solicitors, Jessica Knox is passionate in her representation of our clients’ interests, both in and out of court. Jessica appears on a daily basis in all Criminal Jurisdictions.  She is a confident advocate who goes above and beyond to achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients, no matter how… Read more »

Jacquelyn Parnell

Bayside Solicitors is pleased to welcome Jacquelyn Parnell into their experienced team of lawyers in 2019. Jacqui joins Bayside Solicitors with a wealth of experience, after working in law firms, community legal centres and courts throughout Victoria.She has a passion for social justice and prides herself on her negotiation and advocacy skills to get the… Read more »

Annabelle Brasher

Our Office Manager Annabelle joined Bayside Solicitors in 2008 and competently assists clients as Conveyancing and Probate Clerk, always with the supervision of our senior commercial lawyers. In her own time, she is working hard to complete her law degree and we hope she will work with us as a solicitor in the future.

Alysia Mein

Alysia is the second founding principal of Bayside Solicitors and leads the commercial side of the practice. Alysia works as a commercial lawyer and therefore works in commercial litigation, sale and purchases of small business, property law including conveyancing. She can also assist with the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorneys, and Deceased Estate… Read more »

Ashley Tickner

Director and founding principal of Bayside Solicitors in 1998, Ashley is a barrister and solicitor who practices predominantly in crime, and also practises in commercial matters including industrial relations and construction law. Ashley has made in excess of 3000 court appearances in the local Magistrates’ Court and city courts including VCAT. He prides himself on… Read more »