Kris holds a Bachelor of Laws from Southern Cross University and a Bachelor of Early Childhood Teaching from the University of Newcastle. Kris was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in March 2021.
Prior to venturing into the legal field, Kris was an early childhood teacher. Kris joined the O’Hearn Lawyers team in 2021 bringing with her experience in criminal law. Kris has worked with some of the best-known criminal lawyers in the Newcastle region and prior to her admission, assisted in defending charges ranging from licence disqualifications to serious criminal offences.
Kris now practises in Criminal Law, Family Law and Estate Planning. She is also bilingual, being proficient both in English and Chinese (Mandarin).
Kris enjoys reading, interior decorating, and going to the beach with her beautiful boy in her spare time.