Meriska grew up in South Africa where she completed her Articles of Clerkship prior to moving to Sydney in late 2008. She completed her Law Degree at Murdoch University in Perth, WA and was admitted as a solicitor in Melbourne, VIC in July 2015. Meriska is also registered as a solicitor with the High Court of Australia since June 2017.
Meriska has worked in specialised employment law firms gaining experience in a wide range of jurisdictions across the full spectrum of employment law, work health & safety, workplace relations and general commercial litigation. She has appeared in notable case law as instructing junior solicitor for various Counsel in the High Court and Court of Appeal, NSW, and has also appeared in the Supreme, District, Magistrate and Local Courts.
Meriska is a valued member of the AV litigation and employment teams.
Meriska strives to ensure that every client feels like a VIP. She has experience with a range of clients including large companies, small business and NFP organisations.
Meriska can drive a rally car, enjoys playing netball, watching rugby union, motorsports and reading crime psychological thrillers.