Paola recently completed her practical legal training at Leo Cussen Centre for law and in June 2019 graduated from a Bachelor of Laws at Deakin University.
Before Paola moved to Australia, she qualified as a lawyer in Colombia and completed her legal studies at the University of Medellin. Paola is fluent in Spanish.
Paola has a strong interest in immigration law and particularly in protecting the rights of refugees. Paola volunteers at Refugee Legal and has experience working with culturally diverse communities.
Outside of work, Paola loves to travel with her family and maintain an active lifestyle.