Lehana De Silva
Lehana joined the firm in 2018 as a junior lawyer. In addition to her legal duties, Lehana also assists our senior team with management of the firm.
Before joining Chalk & Behrendt, Lehana worked as a paralegal for a national not-for-profit organisation and as a legal and policy officer implementing racing policy reform following NSW government recommendations. While undertaking her law degree, Lehana co-founded and managed an education and consulting company in South-West Sydney and completed an internship in the International Programs Unit of the Federal Court of Australia.Experience
- Policy development and advocacy
- Drafting commercial agreements
- Proceedings in the Land and Environment Court