LLB, BA, RANR
Andrew Wright is a Partner at WK Lawyers who for the past two decades has specialized in compensation claims (including Veterans Affairs) as well as criminal matters and Industrial Disputes. Andrew is a current member of the Industrial Relations Committee for the Law Society of Australia. In 2017 Andrew Andrew And WK Lawyers were both recognised for their work in employment law by being listed on the Best Lawyers Guide in Australia.
Having spent his former years as a Gunner in the Australian Regular Army, Andrew is still an active Reserve Legal Officer in the Royal Australian Navy and holds the rank of Lieutenant.
Andrew visits regional South Australia on a regular basis, appearing in the Coober Pedy Magistrates Court each court circuit. Additionally, Andrew and the team practice law in both Queensland and Tasmania. Aside from studying and practising law Andrew is a current Vice President of the Adelaide University Football Club and is a sponsor for the club. Additionally, Andrew is a sponsor for ‘Run For Your Life’ at Glenelg, a Member of Triathlon Australia and a committee member of the Human Rights Committee.
LLB(Hons), GDLP, BA
Elias has been working with WK Lawyers since 2013, initially as a paralegal assisting in workers compensation claims and later as a legal practitioner since his admission to the profession in 2014.
In practice Elias continues to deal with workers compensation claims, specialising in claims for hearing loss and is now also at the forefront of our wills and estates practice.
Elias has a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree, Bachelor of International Studies degree, and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from the University of Adelaide. He is also a member of the Law Society of South Australia – Accident Compensation Committee.
BAppSci, BBus(Accounting), LLB, GDLP
Paul joined WK Lawyers in 2015. He practices predominantly in the areas of Family and Criminal Law, as well as assisting with Personal Injury and Industrial matters.
Along with studying law, Paul has had a successful career in IT, running a consultancy firm. Consequently, he can bring a wide range of experience and perspectives to any legal matter.
As well as volunteering at Westside Community Legal Service, Paul is a strong conservationist and is an avid cyclist and bushwalker.
Consults at both our North Adelaide and Elizabeth Offices.
Cassandra graduated from Flinders University with a Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice / Bachelor of Arts in 2017. She was admitted as a practitioner of the Supreme Court of South Australia in the same year, and started with WK Lawyers in 2018.
Cassandra has participated as a volunteer in children’s programs in Australia, El Salvador and Guatemala. She looks forward to continuing her volunteer work, and has a special interest in how children access their rights to safety and education in third world countries.
In her free time, Cassandra enjoys Latin dancing, reading and traveling to places that are not known tourist destinations.