Suncoast Community Legal Service Inc.

Our Management Committee

Executive Committee


Gabe Hutchinson – Director, Clutch Legal


Richard Matthews – Management Consultant


Anita Owens  – Associate Director Forensics Services, Vincents Chartered Accountants

Committee Members

Tabetha Hilliard – Solicitor, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Richard Matthews – Management Consultant
Michael Turner – Lawyer, Black Bear Legal
Julia West – Solicitor, Martens Legal
Wayne Davis – Lawyer, Stonegate Legal
Mark Ellis – Volunteer Lawyer
Sian Cullen – Lawyer, Pippa Colman & Associates
Jodie Bruce – Lawyer, JHK Legal

Our Staff


Julian Porter – Managing Solicitor

Donna Georgeson – Business Services Manager


Julian Porter – Managing Solicitor

Alexandra Kupka – Family Lawyer

Russell Faulkner – Volunteer Lawyer assisting the Managing Solicitor

Kirsty Mackie – USC Lecturer in Law

David Wise  USC Lecturer in Law

Sue Merrotsy – Volunteer Lawyer

Karran Moseley – Volunteer Lawyer


Jessica Elmes – Administrative Officer

Nicola Blundell – Administrative Officer


Christine Lepp – Team Leader

Sharon Slack – Tenant Advice Worker

Caleb Shepherd – Tenant Advice Worker

Social Workers

Naomi Wiley – Social Worker/Field Education Officer 
  Robyn McKenzie – Social Worker/Field Education Officer

Our Volunteers

Our team includes a large number of dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers who generously donate their time to help deliver our Service.