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Josephine Cockerill – Associate Family Lawyer

Josephine Cockerill – Associate Family Lawyer

Josephine Cockerill is an Associate lawyer in the Hetherington Family Law team, having been trained by her mentor Jennifer Hetherington Director and principal lawyer of Hetherington Family Law.

As an experienced family lawyer, Josephine has a keen ability to think ‘outside the box’ when applying personalised strategies to resolving her clients’ matters.

She takes a holistic approach to connecting with clients by ensuring they are heard, understood and acknowledged.  With an eye for detail, yet an ability to see the overall picture, Josephine is an advocate for resolving cases amicably, efficiently and with as much dignity as possible, especially where children are involved.

Having appeared regularly in the Federal Circuit Court and Family Court, Josephine has a strong understanding of the court processes and a proven track record of resolving difficult cases for her clients.

Josephine Cockerill, like other members of our family law team, is a volunteer solicitor at Women’s Legal Service.