Jacquie is a Clinical Teacher/Solicitor at the University of Newcastle Legal Centre (UNLC). admitted and in continuing practice since 2002. Jacquie’s expertise is in unfair dismissal, discrimination and high profile publpublic environmental interest cases. Previous to her role at UNLC, Jacquie was an employed solicitor at the NSW Environmental Defenders' Office, NSW Department of Environment and Conservation, and in the Environment & Planning Group of Mallesons Stephen Jaques (Sydney)(now King & Wood Mallesons). She has been at UNLC since 2009. Prior to this she was a lobbyist in state parliament and a parliamentary advisor to a Federal Senator.