Maike Barton

Maike Barton
Practice Manager

Maike Barton

Practice Manager

Originally from Brisbane, Maike brings more than 12 years of operations and management experience. Her expertise lie in maximising efficiency, strategic business planning and development, Human Resource Management, and stimulating growth through collaborative effort. Maike gained experience working in the Manufacturing, International Trade and Legal industries in the UK and Australia providing general management and operations and trade operations support.

Maike has been with the firm since 2019 and is committed to maintaining Leach Legal’s CORE values, Connection, Owning it, Respect and Excellence playing a key role in preserving a strong firm culture and business, to help service valued Leach Legal clients.

Who Maike works with
As Practice Manager, Maike works closely with the CEO, CFO, Senior consultants, heads of departments and external parties to maintain smooth operational procedures with her team.

Approach
Maike applies a direct, cutting edge approach promoting collaborative thinking within the Leach Legal team. Designing and implementing business operations, and establishing policies that promote the company vision. Using strong communication skills and applying a progressive, open, adaptable perspective to assist the company’s growth.

Qualifications
Bachelor of Laws (LLBP) at USQ

Memberships
Society of Construction Law Australia
Australasian Legal Practice Management Association
Family Law Practitioners’ Association
UN Association of Australia (WA)
Women Lawyers of Western Australia