Leesa joined Holland Beckett in February 2015 and is an Associate in our Family Law team.

Leesa specialises in family law including relationship property, family protection claims, parenting, relocation, and care and protection of children.

She also has a general litigation background and advises on all aspects of civil litigation with a particular focus on construction claims. Leesa has many years' experience in dispute resolution in large firms both locally and in Melbourne.

She has made regular appearances in the Family, District and High Courts and has assisted clients with claims in the Disputes and Weathertight Homes Tribunals.


  • LLB (Hons), BA University of Waikato 1999
  • Admitted to the Bar in New Zealand 1999
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria and the High Court of Australia 2003


Community Activity

Leesa is actively involved in the Papamoa community and is a Board of Trustees parent representative for Golden Sands School.