Joanna Hawke

Joanna was admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia after graduating from Adelaide University with a Bachelor of Laws in 2021. Throughout her law degree, Joanna worked as a law clerk in chambers where she assisted barristers and Kings Counsel directly in relation to complex and wide-ranging civil matters.  Joanna now works with senior legal practitioners on a range of construction disputes regarding complex infrastructure projects, commercial and residential projects.


+61 (0) 8 8110 8025

Principal Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Construction & Infrastructure Projects


Bachelor of Laws 

Bachelor of International Relations 

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice 


Admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia

Admitted to the High Court of Australia 

Examples of professional experience

Working with senior practitioners in acting for contractors, subcontractors and homeowners regarding breach of contract, breach of statutory duties, and negligence claims.

Working with senior practitioners in providing advice to builders, principals and homeowners regarding worker’s liens and statutory charges.