Minelle Fernando


Minelle is a lawyer in the commercial department at Wightons Lawyers focusing primarily on Litigation, Commercial law, Property law and Wills & Estates.

Minelle completed her Bachelor of Law degree at Deakin University. She completed her Practical Legal Training at the Leo Cussen Institute and was admitted to practice in 2021. Following her admission Minelle worked in the field of litigation for a Melbourne law firm in their debt recovery and motor vehicle insurance department prior to joining Wightons.

Minelle has recently made Geelong her home since moving from Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. She is enjoying the relaxed work / life balance Geelong and Wightons has to offer. Outside of the office Minelle enjoys catching up with family and friends, spending time at the beach and hiking the trails around Victoria.

Practice Summary

  • Litigation
  • Commercial Law
  • Property Law
  • Wills & Estates

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Geelong Law Association (GLA)
  • Member of the Law Institute of Victoria (LIV)

Qualifications & Certifications

  • LL.B
  • GradDipL.P

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