Symoane Mercurio adopts a commercial and pragmatic approach on all matters to ensure she provides clear, practical and strategic advice to enable the achievement of her clients’ objectives.
Symoane specialises in disputes relating to commercial property and leases, contractual disputes, corporate and personal insolvency, franchising, general debt recovery and Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth). Symoane also has experience in acting for third parties involved in family law disputes.
Her role on boards, including her current role as a director of Football South Australia provides her with experience also in governance and risk and compliance.
With litigation often being disruptive to business, Symoane is an advocate of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms and is an accredited mediator.
Symoane is on the Small Business Commissioner’s Mediation panel and has been recognised for her expertise in Best Lawyers in Australia in 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024 for Litigation Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution and in the distinguished Doyle’s Guide for Leading Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Lawyer Rankings South Australia.
- Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Arts
- Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
- Accredited Mediator
- Diploma of Management
- Football SA (Board Member)
- JusticeNet SA
- Law Society of South Australia
- Office of the Small Business Commissioner’s Mediation Services Panel (Panel Member)
- Resolution Institute
- Women on Boards
- Women’s Insolvency Network of South Australia (WinSA)
- Women’s World Cup Legacy Committee in South Australia