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Brynne Allen

Senior Associate

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Professional Experience

Brynne is a Senior Associate at Nicholes Family Lawyers and has worked exclusively as a family lawyer since her admission as a New South Wales practitioner in 2011. She has worked extensively with counsel and experts who are known as specialists in the Family Law arena.

She has experience in all areas of Family Law including complex financial matters involving family companies and trusts, dissipation of assets and valuation disputes. She has conducted parenting cases involving significant issues including relocation and drug and alcohol issues and takes great pride in assisting her clients to navigate through these very challenging problems.

Brynne holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Technology, Sydney and completed a Masters of Applied Law (Family Law) in 2013. She has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution.

Brynne combines her technical and strategic expertise with a naturally empathetic approach. She has an open and co-operative manner and is known for her ability to build relationships of trust with her clients and other lawyers.

Although she is an experienced litigator in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and Family Court of Australia, Brynne is committed to helping her clients resolve their disputes constructively and wherever possible without having to experience the expense, delay and uncertainty of the court system.

She is a collaboratively trained lawyer and able to offer this service to her clients along with more traditional methods of alternative dispute resolution such as negotiation, mediation and settlement conferences.


  • Bachelor of Law – University of Technology, Sydney
  • Masters of Applied Law (Family Law) – College of Law
  • Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution – College of Law
  • Certified Collaborative Practitioner – Monash University 


  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Law Council of Australia – Family Law Section