A team of experts
Our network of lawyers bring their experience and training from leading national and international law firms and top in-house teams.
CEO & Senior Lawyer
Sarah is the founder of You Legal. She has an active practice in corporate and commercial law, giving peace of mind to growing businesses at all stages of their lifecycle. She has over 10 years of experience as a lawyer including providing complex, high level legal & corporate governance support to ASX listed companies.
Senior Consulting Lawyer | Franchise & Intellectual Property
This Franchising and Intellectual Property expert has practiced law in Australia, Jakarta and Santiago. Based in Melbourne, Tara has top-tier experience across practice groups international markets and global brands, including ASX 100 and Fortune 500 corporations. Tara also speaks Spanish and Bahasa Indonesian.
Amy has experience advising on contracts in both the public and private sectors, and her expertise lies in identifying commercial, operational and reputational risks and works to mitigate adverse outcomes through the use of contractual tools and solutions. Amy has worked for top tier international law firms, for senior government officials, with local and international non-government organisations and as in-house counsel.
Senior Consulting Lawyer | Commercial & Administrative Law
Complimenting her Masters in Law, Martine holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Business Administration. Having graduated with an MBA from the University of New England in 2010, she understands the challenges faced by business owners & senior managers and places emphasis on maximising commercial objectives for You Legal’s clients.
Senior Consultant | Insurance & Corporate Risk
Daniela is a specialist in commercial law, with over 12 years’ experience. Her expertise lies in Insurance, Corporate Risk and Dispute Resolution. In addition to her experience as a senior lawyer in an international law firm, Daniela has also worked as In-House Counsel, and is known for her strategic foresight, commercial acumen, and unwavering tenacity.
Senior Consulting Lawyer | Commercial
Andrew has practiced in Victoria and South Australia, as both a solicitor and barrister. Between 1996 and 1997, he ventured to the United States where he practiced at the New York Bar. His impressive background includes experience as an in-house legal and policy advisor with well-known companies such as Aurecon, BAE Systems Australia, Qantas Defence and the University of Adelaide. An eye for detail & a commercial approach makes Andrew a valued member of the You Legal Team.
Senior Consulting Lawyer | Commercial and Taxation
Kirrily provides You Legal’s corporate clients with tailor-made legal documents for companies, trusts and self managed super funds. With over 14 years experience working as a commercial and taxation lawyer both in South Australia and the Northern Territory, Kirrily has broad and extensive knowledge in all areas of commercial law and is known for her legal precision and strong attention to detail.
Tanya was admitted to the South Australian Supreme Court in 2007 and worked at top-tier legal firms practising personal injury, insurance and property law for several years before deciding to pursue her true love, the written word. Tanya brings an eagle eye for detail and a focus on clear, accessible prose to her work as a legal writer and editor for You Legal.
Elise McMahon is an Executive Assistant with over 12 years of experience in business administration, and a passion for business improvement and solving problems. She has an unnatural love of Microsoft Excel and firmly believes in the Oxford Comma. Elise is based in Hong Kong after moving from Australia in early 2016.
Md. Mustafizur Rahman
Mustafiz graduated at Dhaka University 1993, he has always been creative and passionate about online digital media and is a living example of You Legal’s value unstoppable because he believes there never a “no”, there is always a way, a change in perspective might be all that's needed. He enjoys collaborative work in the digital space and has over 21 years’ experience.