Lauren is a dedicated and passionate representative no matter the allegation and is commended by her clients for her professional warmth.
Lauren is an admitted barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of South Australia and the Supreme Court of Victoria. Lauren graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the University of South Australia and was admitted to legal practice in Victoria. Lauren’s criminal law career was forged in London, England, at one of the largest and most prestigious criminal law firms in the UK. During her time in London, Lauren worked with the most highly regarded counsel and Queen’s Counsel on a range of complex criminal matters.
Upon returning to Australia, Lauren worked in Adelaide for a First Tier Criminal Law Firm before moving to Melbourne. Lauren continued to practice solely as a specialised criminal solicitor in Melbourne before joining Markotich Lawyers as an Associate.
Lauren has extensive cross-jurisdictional experience and has acted on a number of high-profile matters, including cases involving murder, rape and drug trafficking. Lauren also has extensive experience representing both children and adults in a wide range of criminal matters from theft and deception, aggravated car hijacking and burglary, firearms and many violent offences to possession charges and driving offences.
Education / Qualifications
- Bachelor of Laws
- Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of South Australia and the Supreme Court of Victoria.
- Holds current membership with the Law Institute of Victoria