Meet our team.

Staff Profiles

The Firm Principal/Director

Angelina Pascale - Pascale Legal Barristers And Solicitors

Angelina Pascale – LLB/LP, BA (Hons)  
Barrister & Solicitor

Angelina is the founder and principal of Pascale Legal. Having worked for a number of firms in the past and notably for one of the state’s top criminal law firms, Angelina decided it was time to make it on her own. She now heads a successful practice which continues to expand. Angelina has a knack for simplifying even the most complex legal issues and provides clients with a step by step plan of attack for their matters whether they are criminal law, family law or estate matters. 

Admitted to both the Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia, Angelina regularly represents clients as both solicitor and counsel in the District Court, Magistrates Courts and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia.

Angelina represents clients in all aspects of family law and also in criminal law including summary, minor indictable and major indictable matters.

Angelina achieves outstanding results for her clients and expects no less from her employed solicitors. This continued success sees clients return to Angelina for new matters and past clients referring their friends, family and colleagues to her.

Angelina is a member of the Law Society of South Australia and is on the Legal Services Commission of South Australia panels for family law, general criminal law and complex criminal law matters.

Practice Areas: Criminal Law, Family Law, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Advance Care Directives, Estates and Succession Planning


Solicitors

Melissa Collis - Pascale Legal Barristers And Solicitors

Melissa Collis – LLB/GDLP, BHlthSc
Barrister & Solicitor

Melissa joined Pascale Legal in 2013. Prior to her joining the team Melissa worked for two boutique family law practices. She has experience in all aspects of family law especially with respect to children related issues such as contravention applications. Melissa is admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia and regularly represents clients in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia.

Melissa attends to her matters with utmost professionalism and brings calmness to stressful family law matters.   

Melissa is a member of the Law Society of South Australia and is on the Legal Services Commission of South Australia panels for family law matters.

Practice Areas: Family Law and Legal Aid Family Law


Andrew

Andrew Duffield – LLB (Hons)/GDLP, BA
Barrister & Solicitor

Andrew joined Pascale Legal in early 2015. Prior to joining our team, Andrew worked for a mid-size general practice law firm where he set the foundation for a career in law focusing on succession planning.

Andrew is experienced in drafting wills, Powers of Attorney, Advance Care Directives, Probate documents, and Letters of Administration documents.

Andrew has an eye for detail which is essential to the area of law he most commonly practices in.

Andrew is admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia.

Andrew is a member of the Law Society of South Australia and is on the Legal Services Commission of South Australia panels for family law and criminal matters.

Practice Areas: Wills, Powers of Attorney, Advance Care Directives, Probate Applications, Letters of Administration, Civil, Debt Collection and Conveyancing.


Jessie

Jessie Tucker – LLB/GDLP
Barrister & Solicitor

Jessie joined the Pascale Legal team in August 2015 after returning to Adelaide from Victoria. While in Victoria Jessie primarily worked in a small practice handling both criminal and family law matters.   

Jessie is admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia, the Supreme Court of Victoria, and the High Court of Australia. Jessie regularly represents clients in the Magistrates Courts’ criminal jurisdiction, handling summary and minor indictable criminal matters as well as attending as instructing solicitor to counsel in major indictable matters.

Jessie approaches matters confidently and enthusiastically. She values achieving the best outcome for clients.  

Jessie is a member of the Law Society of South Australia and is on the Legal Services Commission of South Australia general panel for criminal law and family law matters.

Practice Areas: Criminal Law, Family Law, Legal Aid Family Law, Legal Aid Criminal Law, Care and Protection and Conveyancing. 


Administration Staff

Maria Pascale - Pascale Legal Barristers And Solicitors

Maria

Maria is the Receptionist and Office Manager. Maria has been at Pascale Legal since day one. Maria greets clients when they arrive at our office, arranges appointments and directs calls when clients contact Pascale Legal.

 

 

 


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Courtney

Courtney is Ms Pascale's Legal Secretary and Personal Assistant. In addition to assisting Ms Pascale, Courtney also assists other solicitors with their tasks. Courtney monitors general email correspondences to the office. As Courtney is often aware of most matters in the office, Courtney is able to address simple queries clients have. Otherwise, should clients have a more complex question, Courtney is able to accurately relay queries in detail to Ms Pascale so that they may be addressed by her.

 

 


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Joelene

Joelene is one of the firm's Legal Secretaries and Part Time Receptionist. When on Reception, Joelene welcomes clients, directs incoming calls, and arranges client appointments. In the office Joelene undertakes general admisitrative duties to assist clients and solicitors.

 

 


Tony Pascale - Pascale Legal Barristers And Solicitors

Tony

Tony is the Pascale Legal Rounds Officer. He attends to banking, brief and court document delivery.


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Sharon

Sharon is the Pascale Legal Bookkeeper. She monitors incoming accounts and is able to assist solicitors and clients with trust accounting.