Originally from Tasmania, Jess completed her studies in New South Wales, graduating from the University of Western Sydney in 2014 with a Bachelor of Law and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law in 2015.
Jess was admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2015 and to the High Court of Australia in 2017. Jess worked in private law firms on the New South Wales South Coast and Southern Highlands, before returning to Tasmania in 2019 and joining Tierney Law. Her primary area of practice is Family Law; however, Jess also practices in Criminal Law and Elder Law.
Jess understands that often matters can be complex, personal and highly emotional for clients. Jess is focused on providing professional, honest and practical legal advice to guide clients through an unfamiliar system.