Our Team

Our team

Specialising in family law, wills and estate planning and property and conveyancing. Our experienced, friendly and caring team provides expert legal advice and guidance you can rely on, no matter what the issue. And we'd love to help you!

Join our team

Tonkin Legal is growing! We have the following job opportunities to join our friendly team.

If you would like to apply for these roles, we would love to hear from you. Please send your resume and a covering letter via email to our Practice Manager, Lee Bonney or give her a call on 9435-9044 to discuss further.


Meet our team

St John Heath

St John Heath is a partner at Tonkin Legal and a leading Family Lawyer in Victoria.

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Shane Williams

Shane Williams is a partner at Tonkin Legal. He specialises in helping people plan their estates and is a highly experienced Family Lawyer.

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Richard Tonkin

Richard Tonkin is a Consultant Lawyer and one of Victoria’s most experienced and respected Family Lawyers.

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Ruby Heath

Ruby Heath is a Partner at Tonkin Legal Group.

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Charlie Robinson

Charlie Robinson is a partner at Tonkin Legal.

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Suzanna Toleski

Suzanna is a qualified conveyancer and member of the property legal team.

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Shelley Martin

Shelley is a member of the property legal team.

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Varda Paterson Burton

Varda is a Family Law Paralegal working in the Family Law team.

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Ash Soklevski

Ash is one of our friendly receptionists who will guide your call and greet you at our reception area.

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Lee Bonney

Lee Bonney is the Practice Manager at Tonkin Legal.

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Melissa Heath

Melissa is our Deeds Clerk.

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Rachael Van Zwienan

Rachael facilitates part-time in Client Services at Tonkin Legal.   From taking your first call to making you feel welcome at an appointment.

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