Family Law

Shanna was called to the Private Bar in 2011 and specialises in a range of family law matters (parenting and property), domestic violence, child protection and legal aid.


Shanna has been practicing as a mediator since 1990 and has provided mediation and training in Australia and Asia, across diverse cultural, socio-economic and religious backgrounds. Her background as a forensic social worker makes her particularly equipped to deal with sensitive and complex child-related matters.


ADR Training

Over her career, Shanna has provided Alternative Dispute Resolution training throughout Australia and Asia, with an established association with a number of tertiary institutions and private organisations.

Working with Shanna Quinn


Shanna Quinn has built her career on helping individuals and families navigate disputes and conflict in a fair, equitable and conciliatory manner. Her practical approach to your situation, combined with her extensive experience as a Barrister, Mediator and Forensic Social Worker can add significant value to your case.

Shanna has been involved in highly complex and sensitive cases involving family breakdowns, relationship disputes, child protection and domestic violence orders. Shanna is able to quickly comprehend her clients' needs, is adaptive and can deliver valuable, practical and prompt legal advice, mediation and training.