A well rounded academic before coming to legal practice, Sage brings an intelligent and thoughtful mind to assisting family law, wills and estate clients. Before joining DDCS, Sage served as Associate to Deputy Chief Justice Faulks of the Family Court at Canberra, where she was immersed in complex family law litigation, Court processes, legal research and judgment drafting.

Sage’s background and qualifications range across several disciplines including law, literature, and psychology and make her an insightful lawyer equipped to advise you effectively in a range of family law matters including divorce, parenting, property and child support matters.

Having written and published work on topics ranging from contract law to horror literature, Sage’s written communication skills are outstanding. She brings to your case a writer and editor’s attention to detail, whether that is in preparing correspondence, drafting Wills or affidavits and providing advice.


Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (Australian National University)

Juris Doctor (Australian National University)

Masters in Creative and Professional Writing (University of Canberra)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Literature (Griffith University)

Bachelor of Arts in Literature and Human Behavioural Science (Hons) (Griffith University)