Experienced legal academic heads up the team.
Lance is the Principal Practitioner of Jones Elferink. He has both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Law (awarded with "Merit"), a degree in Psychology, and is also a qualified Teacher and Social Worker. He has been admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor to the Supreme Courts of both the Australian Capital Territory and South Australia and as a Barrister to The High Court of Australia. Lance is a nationally accredited Independent Children's Lawyer and is listed as a specialist on the SA Mental Health Appeals Panel.
Lance has loads of "life experience" as a truck driver, radio announcer, youth worker, wilderness adventure leader, teacher, social worker and business manager. A 10+ year post admission lawyer, Lance was Executive Director of COMREC Australia Pty Ltd for 25 years, employing more than 70 staff across SA.
He has been appointed as an Adjunct Fellow to the Southern Cross University School of Law and Justice where he lectures in Legal Practice, Business, Commercial and Stock Exchange Law. Lance also has experience as a "Visiting Professor" to UNIFA in Haiti.