Ruth Treleaven

Office Manager

Ruth has worked in legal firms for over 30 years.  She has worked for a number of different law firms during this time as a personal assistant, law clerk and, for the last 16 years, as an office manager.  Ruth holds a Diploma of Legal Practice Management and Advanced Diploma of Management from the University of New England and is a member of the Australasian Legal Practice Managers’ Association.

At a Glance

My Details
Key areas of expertise:
  • Herding cats (lawyers)
  • Office management
  • Accounts
  • Human resources
  • Client management software
Career achievements: Ruth has project managed two law practice restructures (partnership to incorporated legal practice) and a couple of office relocations.
  • Diploma Practice of Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Management
Interests outside of work: 
  • Reading
  • Cooking
  • Sewing
Favourite quote:  “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon