- SHEARMAN, Sasha
- LLB, BA, DipEd
- Bar Admission
- Admitted as a Barrister in NSW in 2011
- +61 2 9229 7333
- Sasha became a barrister in 2011 and practices in the area of family law and child protection. Sasha appears for the Independent Children's Legal Representative in care proceedings the Independent Children's Lawyer in family law proceedings.
Sasha worked as a solicitor and investigator for the NSW Health Care Complaints Commission for three years, investigating complex complaints and prosecuting disciplinary matters involving doctors, nurses and other health care providers.
Prior to that Sasha was a partner in a boutique Sydney firm specialising in medical law, acting predominantly for plaintiffs in civil claims. She also acted for health care providers appearing before disciplinary tribunals and in industrial matters.
Sasha was a lecturer in Medical Law at the University of Western Sydney and continues to deliver papers on various aspects of family law.
Areas of Practice
- Children's care and protection
- Family law
- Mental health and guardianship
- Wills and estates