Lynette Judge

Admitted to Bar1984
Areas of Practice

Lynette Judge has practised continuously at the NSW Bar since her admission in May 1984 and prior to her admission to the Bar was employed as a litigation Solicitor. She graduated in Law (LLB) from the University of Sydney in 1981. She has appeared in most jurisdictions at various times and over many years her practice has been predominantly in the areas of Family and Defacto Relationship Law, Succession, Family Provision, Equity and Guardianship. Lynette was a founding member and is the current Head of Lachlan Macquarie Chambers at Parramatta.

She conducts and appears regularly in mediations and is a Nationally Accredited Mediator and is an Arbitrator appointed pursuant to Regulation 67B of the Family Law Regulations.

Ms Judge appears regularly in the Full Court of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia and at first instance in both Divisions I and II in both parenting and property matters and has appeared in a number of significant reported Full Court matters, including but not limited to:

Mehmet, H.M and Mehmet, F. (No. 2) (1987) FLC 91-801
Nettler & Nettler [2009] FamCAFC 185
Malcolm v Monroe and Anor (2011) FLC 93- 460; [2011] FamCAFC 16
Benworth & Benworth [2012] FamCAFC 32
Valentine & Lacerra and Anor (2013) FLC 93-539;[2013] FamCAFC 53
Scepetti & Scepetti [2014] FamCAFC 33
Slocomb & Hedgewood [2015] FamCAFC 219
Sresbodan & Sresbodan and Ors [2016] FamCAFC 88
Fleming & Schmidt [2017] FamCAFC 12
Waterman & Waterman [2017] FamCAFC 23

She also appears regularly in Family Provision and defended Probate and Equity cases and has hearing experience generally in Commercial and Bankruptcy matters.

Ms Judge can be contacted through her Clerk, Karen Mobbs at or by telephone – 9635 1000.

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