Melinda Carmichael

Legal Assistant, Darwin

Melinda Carmichael and her family moved to Darwin from Wollongong in 2017. She joined Ward Keller’s litigation division in Darwin in February 2018, where she helps support four busy lawyers.

Melinda has always worked in the legal field and brings 10 years of legal assistant experience in personal injury law. ‘In New South Wales, I helped with motor vehicle accidents, workers’ compensation and medical negligence matters’, she said.

Melinda loves her new workplace. ‘Ward Keller is wonderful’, she said. ‘The people are friendly and approachable; there’s no stuffiness or arrogance. I can see myself being here for a while.’

Melinda loves travelling and has lived and worked in the UK and the USA.

‘Now I’m excited to check out the Top End, she said. ‘I love the outdoors and am looking forward to exploring the wonders of the Northern Territory with my family. We really enjoy living here.’

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