Our Team

Riki Millard LL.B

Riki Millard LL.B

Legal Practitioner Director

Riki is the Legal Practitioner Director of BLP. Riki has over 20 years’ experience within the legal industry. After many years working within the legal industry in a variety of capacities, Riki completed her law degree in 2006. She was admitted as a Legal Practitioner to the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia in 2007.

At the time of admission, Riki was working in a medium-sized law firm on the Gold Coast where she became an Associate. Riki is a member of the Queensland Law Society and the Boonah Chamber of Commerce.

In 2015, Riki and her husband relocated to a cattle property at Tamrookum Creek (via Rathdowney), where she fell in love with rural life and the rural community. Her passion for rural law followed and she took over the Boonah Law Practice where she utilises her qualifications to enrich the clients she serves.

Riki is a keen breeder of beef cattle, sheep and goats. She has a menagerie of animals on her property where she loves to spend her time when she is not working. She also loves gardening.

Jody Timmerman

Jody Timmerman

Succession Paralegal

Jody has lived in Boonah her entire life. Jody worked at CB Darvall & Darvall, which is now known as Boonah Law Practice. She has worked under two successors and collectively has over 38 years’ history with this firm.

Jody has worked in many different areas of law however she now primarily works in Estate Administration, Wills and Powers of Attorney.

Jody’s experience and professionalism, coupled with her compassion and history in the Boonah area, continues to build trust and confidence within the community.

When she is not working, Jody enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Di Jackson

Di Jackson

Paralegal

Di lives in the Harrisville/Peak Crossing area on a beef cattle property. Her family runs a rural fencing business. Di grew up on a small crops farm at Tarome and has lived in the local area all of her life. She loves the rural lifestyle and being a part of a close-knit community.

During her 45+ year career in the legal industry, Di has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience in many areas of law including wills and estates, plans and easements, conveyancing and leasing, water allocation trading, subdivisions, rezoning matters and family transfers.

Di has three adult children and two grandsons, whom she loves spending time with. She also loves cooking, gardening, knitting and crochet as well as travelling the world and going on cruises.

Loraine Glegg

Loraine Glegg

Conveyancer

Loraine has an extensive history within the property industry. Prior to becoming a conveyancer, Loraine was a property manager for many years and maintains close ties with her previous employer and colleagues. Her transition to property law was a natural step in her career. Loraine has been working as a conveyancer for over 3 years.

Loraine has lived in Boonah for 24 years. Her husband, daughter and future son-in-law all work within the Boonah township and her other daughter has relocated to Ipswich.

Loraine is an avid netballer and is the treasurer of the Fassifern Netball Association, which is also a shareholder of the Fassifern Sports Club. The Club volunteers in the local community as often as possible. Loraine also enjoys sewing, socialising and, fun fact: collecting stiletto shoes.

Mikaela Gibb

Mikaela Gibb

Conveyancer

Mikaela is a conveyancer with BLP and has 3 years’ experience in this area of law. She prides herself on ensuring that clients experience a smooth transition in their sale or purchase of properties. Mikaela has a particular interest in working with her colleagues to ensure that BLP is keeping up to date with new developments in the legal industry and introducing new technology whilst maintaining the core values of a country law firm.

Mikaela does not reside in the local area however she has close connections to the area through her family, who are locals. When she isn’t visiting family or working, Mikaela relishes in caring for her animals, attending live music events, spending time at the beach and travelling.

Lauren Matheson

Lauren Matheson

Legal Assistant

Lauren has 3 years’ experience working within the legal industry in many different areas of law. She has completed a Certificate III in Legal Business Administration. She loves working in law because she learns something new every day and one matter is never the same as another.

Prior to working in the legal industry, Lauren was a trainee vet nurse for 3 years. She also worked on a dairy farm for 5 years where she completed a Certificate III in Agriculture and was named South East Queensland’s Trainee of the Year for 2013-2014, an achievement of which she is very proud.

Lauren is a local to Innisplain where she lives with her partner and his family on 140 acres. Lauren and her partner share the property with Lauren’s horse named DJ, their sausage dog named Delilah and their Border Collie x Kelpie named Ellie. Lauren loves working and riding DJ, who is very affectionate and loves a carrot or two. The two dogs also keep her on her feet with their boundless energy. When Lauren isn’t busy with work and her animals, she also loves fishing, camping, travelling and spending time with her family and friends.

Mylee Abbott

Mylee Abbott

Legal Assistant

Mylee has three years’ legal experience. She grew up in Boonah and now lives at Aratula with her farmer husband, two daughters and two Labrador dogs. Mylee and her family live on a farm which cultivates vegetables including carrots, beans, pumpkins, onions, sweet corn, grain corn and wheat.

Mylee can often be seen with her husband exploring the Scenic Rim area on their Vespas. She also loves making handmade cards, spending time in her craft room and sharing her joy for crafting with her daughters and others.

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