John Toohey Chambers


John Toohey Chambers

Contact Information

Level 3, Council House; 27-29 St Georges Terrace, PERTH, Western Australia, 6000
6315 3300
0409 549 580

Professional Information


Amanda commenced her career at one of Perth’s leading family law firms, before moving to Legal Aid WA where she practised in the Family Court, Children’s Court and Magistrates Court.

Having been awarded the prize in Alternative Dispute Resolution at UWA, Amanda has a particular interest in mediation and has represented parties in both parenting and property mediations.

Amanda has also served as the Legal Associate to Chief Justice Bryant of the Family Court of Australia.

Amanda was an elected member of the Council of the Family Law Practitioners' Association of WA (Inc) in 2015/2016. She is also a past elected member of the Committee of Women Lawyers of Western Australia.

Amanda joined John Toohey Chambers in 2015. Amanda accepts instructions in all areas of family law, mediation, adoption, violence restraining orders and care and protection matters.

Membership of Professional Organisations

  • Women's Lawyers' Association of WA
  • Family Law Practitioners' Association of WA (Inc)
  • Family Law Section, Law Council of Australia
  • Western Australian Bar Association

Areas of Practice

Admitted to Practice

  • February 2011


  • Bachelor of Laws with Distinction (UWA) (2009)
  • Diploma in Comparative Law (Universite Paul Cezanne - Aix-En-Provence) (2007)

Elected to WA Bar Association