Shelley founded Legal Circles in 2001, to help lawyers have better businesses and more satisfying careers. She helps lawyers to design their careers and attract more of the work they want to do, from clients they want to work with.
She was admitted as a lawyer in 1981, specialised in commercial litigation, and is a former law firm partner. In addition to her credentials in Law, Shelley holds qualifications in Marketing and Applied Finance.
She has presented at conferences throughout Australia and around the world.
Shelley is also a singer and cabaret performer, singing Brazilian Bossa Nova, French chansons, jazz standards and pop songs. She has a particular affection for the music of the 1960’s.