Emma Mead is our Managing Director and the ‘Mead’ in Burke & Mead Lawyers. She is an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law and has been practising for over fifteen years.

Emma is also involved with some important local and national associations. She is a Board Member of Newcastle Now, a Business Improvement Association working to support local business activity in the city centre. Each year Newcastle Now is involved in a wide range of activities such as community events, business improvement and sponsorship support.

Emma has been on the Board of Newcastle Now for four years and currently sits on the Governance and Audit Committees. Her legal skills and experience allow her to represent the interests of stakeholders and local businesses.

Emma has been an active member of the Newcastle Law Society since 1999. The Newcastle Law Society is committed to promoting and supporting local legal initiatives and providing training and educational opportunities for the profession. Emma has also been a member of the Law Society of NSW since 1996

Emma has been a member of the Australian Lawyers Alliance, NSW Branch Committee since 2005. The Alliance is dedicated to promoting and protecting justice and the rights of the individual. It advocates for law reform across a range of issues at both state and federal level. (www.lawyersalliance.com.au)