Joanne Rennick

Joanne Rennick is an experienced, pragmatic and results-oriented lawyer who is well known and regarded for her professional approach and her concern to achieve the best outcome for her clients. Having worked in the field for over 28 years, Joanne has established a reputation for being a determined litigator with the ability to analyse and apply legal principles, ensuring an impressive track record of successful outcomes.

As the Managing Partner at MurphySchmidt, Joanne is able to combine her legal knowledge with management and leadership skills to help inspire and encourage other lawyers within the firm. She maintains her focus on assisting clients and supporting the team to deliver outstanding service and results.

Fluent in German, and with a working knowledge of Spanish, Joanne is very approachable, personable and understanding of different cultures. She is also committed to maintaining the firm's pro-bono and volunteer programs and to giving back to the local community. Joanne is a life member and former president of Lawright (formerly the Queensland Public Interest Law Clearing House) and continues to be an active participant in professional, community and pro bono activities.


What Others Say

"I would like to thank you and Joanne again for your tireless and persistent hard work. If not for you both I would not be sitting in the happy position I am today."
Peter, Kuluin Qld, 2015 


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  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Queensland Law Society