Welcoming Jemma Mackenzie as a Partner

We are pleased to announce the promotion of Jemma Mackenzie to Partner. Jemma will join founding partners, Jacky Campbell and Wendy Kayler-Thomson, in the partnership from 1 May 2021.

Jemma joined Forte Family Lawyers as a Senior Associate in December 2019, having worked in family law for more than 10 years.

Jemma graduated from Monash University in 2008. She began her legal career at a boutique firm in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs where she gained experience in conveyancing, wills and estates, commercial law in addition to family law.

Jemma subsequently worked at a Bayside firm working exclusively in family law, before commencing her role at Forte Family Lawyers.

Jemma attained Accreditation as a Family Law Specialist with the Law Institute of Victoria in 2015, and in 2021 was named in Doyles Guide to the Australian Market as a ‘Rising Star’ in Family Law.

Jemma’s appointment as a partner recognises her excellent legal skills together with her strong relationships with client and colleagues and her leadership role within the firm.