Mary Louise is a Family Lawyer and Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner. She
currently works as a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (FDRP) in her private practice,
Mary Louise has been admitted to practice as a Legal Practitioner since 1991and has
worked almost exclusively in Family Law.
In 2008 and 2009 Mary Louise undertook Mediation and Family Dispute Resolution training
before commencing an internship as a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner with
Relationships Australia (RA). She still works as a FDRP with RA.
Mary Louise provides mediation training and coaching to Victorian and
national organisations including RA, Resolution Institute, College of Law and RMIT’s Juris
Doctor Program. She also lectures in Family Law in the RMIT Juris Doctor Program. Mary Louise
holds a Master of Laws in Applied Family Law and has PhD equivalence with RMIT.