Madeline Clarke holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from La Trobe University and obtained a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from the College of Law. Madeline is admitted to practice law in the Supreme Court of Victoria.
Madeline is particularly interested in drug use and mental health and their intersection with criminal law. She wrote her Honours thesis on Drug Induced Psychosis and Criminal Responsibility and before joining Go To Court Lawyers, was doing research into methamphetamine use with Monash University and the Burnet Institute.
Madeline has a keen interest in family law and has a passion for advocating for clients, providing them practical support and facilitating timely and cost-effective outcomes.
Madeline also enjoys the challenges of civil law including succession matters (wills and estates) and litigation.
In her spare time, Madeline enjoys Italian food, mindfulness meditation and spending time with family and friends.
Accreditations & Memberships
- Member of the Victorian Law Society
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