Jess established Sinclair + May in 2015 after years of working in top commercial firms and as an Associate to a Supreme Court judge. Jess was a finalist in the 2016 Lawyers Weekly Awards for Sole Practitioner of the Year. She is passionate about working with small businesses and keeping their businesses healthy. When she is not preparing terms or conditions or reviewing your contracts, she can be found at pilates, cooking up a storm for her family and spending time with her toddler.
Anna joins us following a number of years in corporate/commercial roles. Anna is passionate about assisting small businesses and start-ups navigate the legal and compliance landscape, minimise risk and achieve desired outcomes by providing targeted, practical legal advice. Anna is a qualified Pilates & Barre instructor, teaching and inspiring health and wellness in two Melbourne studios, under her own brand. Anna is also a trained dancer and qualified dance teacher and loves anything to do with music and the performing arts.
Carolyn has a broad range of legal experience representing clients in litigated and non-litigated disputes. For over 10 years, she has been involved in matters in a wide variety of Courts and Tribunals, including the Supreme Court of Victoria and the Federal Court of Australia. Her practice areas include commercial disputes, insurance and transport, as well as general commercial legal advice. When Carolyn is not busy practising the law, she likes to take time out by reading a novel, listening to a Leigh and Annabel podcast, or heading out on a hike.
Legal Practice Manager
Melissa comes to Sinclair + May with years of admin experience and an incredible attention to detail. Since joining Sinclair + May she has assisted with a variety of litigious matters and helped to ensure our systems and processes are in order. When Melissa is not working, she is visiting local farmers markets, walking her Border Collie, doing life drawing classes and pottery.