Amanda Di Placido

Amanda Di Placido

BCom/LLB, Dip Leg Prac

Amanda joined Yeend & Associates Family Lawyers in 2016 after working as a Lawyer in Canberra in Family Law and Policy since 2013.

Amanda obtained a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Canberra and is currently studying her Masters of Applied Family Law through the College of Law.

Amanda regularly appears in the Family Law Courts and ACT Magistrates and Childrens Courts and is an effective advocate for her clients. She has extensive experience in Parenting, Property and Domestic Violence Orders matters and can also explore alternative dispute resolution options with clients.

Amanda is actively involved with the ACT Law Society being a current committee member of the Family Law Committee and Young Lawyers Committee. Amanda also volunteers at the Womens Legal Centre ACT and has volunteered at the Night Time Legal Advice Service.

Amanda regularly participates in mediation to assist our client’s to obtain sustainable and cooperative family law solutions.


ACT Law Society

ACT Law Society Family Law Committee

ACT Law Society Young Lawyers Committee

Canberra Region Family Law Professionals Association

Family Law Section (Law Council of Australia)

Legal Aid ACT Panel

Womens Lawyers Association ACT

Womens Legal Centre ACT