Abbie Hothersall has been with Porter Scudds since 2000.
After several years with the firm, Abbie left to gain experience working with legal firms practising in different areas of the law, such as litigation, insurance law, workers compensation, motor vehicle matters, corporate law and mining law. She also became a specialist in IT.
Abbie returned to Porter Scudds in 2008. She is currently finishing her law degree and will graduate in 2021.
As a senior law clerk, Abbie uses her extensive IT experience and skills to prepare cases for trial. She uses those skills to obtain social media information about witnesses, court cases, analysing surveillance and analysing phone/computer downloads to assist in the defence of clients.