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Sabrina Austin

P: 07 3859 4517
F: 07 3221 8858

Sabrina Austin

Lawyer

Sabrina Austin is a Solicitor at JHK Legal with multiple years’ experience skilled in commercial litigation, competition and consumer, corporate, commercial and construction law.

With excellent interpersonal skills and attention to detail, Sabrina strives to provide her clients with individualised, commercially pragmatic advice to achieve results and build long-lasting client relationships.

Sabrina has a range of experience, including:

  • Drafting complex and bespoke contracts including a multi-billion dollar purchase agreement for an importation company purchasing protective personal equipment from an international supplier
  • Acting in commercial lease disputes including successfully obtaining urgent injunctive relief in the Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Preparing advice on an Australian Consumer Law matter resulting in bringing a misleading and deceptive conduct proceeding against an Australian-wide company whereby the matter was settled for the full claim amount plus costs and interest
  • Advising clients on prospects of recovery in liquidation proceedings, including unfair preference payments and general director duties
  • Advising clients on ongoing trustee investigations into a Bankrupt’s affairs, including preparing a section 73 annulment under the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth)
  • Acting in debt recovery proceedings, including successfully obtaining Summary Judgment (without Counsel)

Sabrina has the following qualification:

  • Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Business, Marketing (Distinction) Queensland University of Technology
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice The College of Law

Outside of law Sabrina enjoys social events, travel and time with her friends and family.

Articles by Sabrina

Wind Up Proceedings Pitfalls to Avoid

A Decade of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010