Sonia brings to Nous eight years of experience in higher education and a further 10 in government law, legal practice and litigation.
She has advised Australian and territory government departments on complex legal matters and managed the conduct of legal proceedings. Sonia combines sharp analysis with persuasive communication and excellent interpersonal skills. She has a keen interest in improving organisational performance and cultivating excellence in leadership for the benefit of clients and stakeholders. Sonia has expertise in education, government, law, justice and community safety.
- Collaborated on international research projects, published in international journals
- Managed a legal practice within the Litigation and Dispute Resolution team for the ACT Government Solicitor
- Managed a busy legal practice within the litigation specialisation area of the Australian Government Solicitor
- Provided legal advice and services to a broad range of Australian and territory government clients.
Outside of Nous
Prior to joining Nous, Sonia was a researcher and lecturer at a leading Australian university. She has convened innovative courses and supervised postgraduate students.
Sonia holds a doctoral degree and university medal in classical studies. She completed her Bachelor of Laws and Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the Australian National University.
In her spare time...
Sonia enjoys music, singing, baking, keeping fit and spending time with her family.