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Jane K Petrolo came to the Bar after practising as a commercial litigation solicitor at HWL Ebsworth Lawyers and then Mills Oakley Solicitors, Sydney. There she primarily advised commercial clients on issues relating to commercial litigation in the areas of bankruptcy & insolvency, corporations law, insurance and employment law. Prior to that, Jane worked at the Federal Court of Australia where she gained experience in constitutional and administrative law.

Since coming to the Bar Jane’s legal practice has evolved to include experience in the Criminal jurisdiction. Jane regularly appears in the Civil and Criminal jurisdiction of the Local, District and Supreme Court of NSW. Jane’s experience in the Criminal jurisdiction ranges from pleas in mitigation to complexed criminal trials.

Jane is an experienced advocate in both the Federal Court of Australia and the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia. Over the last 12 months Jane has also juniored in a number of large corporation and employment law matters in the Federal Court of Australia.


  • BA (University of Sydney)
  • LLM (University of Technology, Sydney)

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial
  • Corporations Law
  • Equity
  • Industrial/Employment
  • Local Courts
  • Professional Negligence
  • Criminal