Elyse Strahan, paralegal

Elyse Strahan

Qualifications:

  • Studying Bachelor of Laws, University of New South Wales

  • Studying Bachelor of Psychological Science, University of New South Wales

  • Justice of the Peace

 

Areas of Practice:

  • Wills and Estates

  • Property Law

  • Employment Law

 

Tasks and Duties:

  • Liaising with clients on their matters;

  • Drafting documents in relation to interstate conveyancing;

  • Drafting Unfair Dismissal Applications

  • Drafting Statements of Claims for the Local Court of New South Wales;

  • Drafting Letters of Offer in Commercial Litigation matters;

  • Drafting Letters of Demand in Employment Law matters;

  • Drafting Estate documents including Will, Power of Attorney and Enduring Guardianship;

  • Taking initial enquiries and directing clients towards the most suitable lawyer for their situation.

 

Elyse is currently studying at the University of New South Wales whilst working as a Paralegal at Coutts Solicitors and Conveyancers. She hopes one day to work as a practicing lawyer.

She graduated from Elizabeth Macarthur High School in 2015 where she was awarded DUX of her year as well as a scholarship to attend the University of New South Wales. Elyse lives locally and volunteers her time at a primary school to teach students Debating. 

Elyse is currently working in the Picton office assisting Allyce Silm. In her role as a paralegal assisting Allyce, she has helped to develop interstate property law practices within the firm.

In her role at Coutts, Elyse prides herself on her communication and time management skills.